Lebanese Back - ALMA NSW Educational Dinner
Dr Rahme and Dr Sari.
Addiction Series - ALMA NSW
A. Associate Professor Colin Mendelsohn (Tobacco Treatment Specialist) gave an informative presentation on the following topics: (1) The health effects of tobacco (2) Update on pharmacotherapy and the appropriate use of Nicotine Therapy Replacement (3) Drug Interactions with smoking (4) Discussed the stress paradox (5) The impact of electronic cigarettes B. Dr Rony Kayrouz (Psychologist) presented on the different pathways that lead to problem gambling in the Lebanese community. (1) Emotional and Biological Vulnerability Pathway (i.e. escape from problems) (2) Impulsive and Anti-Social Pathway (i.e. poor emotional and behavioral regulation) (3) Conditioned Pathway (i.e., a habit)
ALMA NSW Educational Health Seminar
Dr David Malouf (Urologist) - Management of Advanced Prostate Cancer Dr Nabil Rahme (Gastroenterologist) - Inflammatory Bowel Disease
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