Drug Addiction

Tuesday 2/5/2017

The faculty of Pharmacy and Drug Manufacturing, in collaboration with Bedaya Club, held a seminar on ” Drug Addiction” on Tuesday 2/5/2017. The seminar was given by Dr. Islam Al-Hamroshy, a Psychiatrist at Al-Abbasiya Psychiatric Hospital. The seminar was held under the supervision of Prof. Maged El-Ghazouly, the faculty Dean and Dr. Ingy ElSoudany, the Leader of the faculty student activities. Faculty members, teaching assistants and a large number of the faculty students were keen to attend the seminar. The seminar discussed the following points:

  • An introduction to drug addiction.
  • Addiction and reward pathways.
  • Stages of addiction.
  • Drug withdrawal symptoms.

A comparison between the alcohol and drug addiction and their damaging effects on health.