Iranian National Center for Addiction Studies

Iranian National Center for Addiction Studies

Iranian National Center for Addiction Studies

Iranian National Center for Addiction Studies

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Published in " THE LANCET" : The Most Important Article by Iranian Researchers on "Iran's Progress and Challenges in Health"

Iranian researchers in "Iran in Transition", the article which was published in the April 2019 in International Journal of The Lancet, have broadly examined the health status in Iran over the past centuries up to now.

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WHO Collaboration Center

The Iranian National Center for Addiction Studies (INCAS) is considered as the main body of research in addiction in Iran and is affiliated to the Tehran University of Medical Sciences. Due to outstanding activities of INCAS and its high contribution in international projects, the center was designated as a WHO collaborating center (INCAS-WHO CC) in 2013.

Regional Knowledge Hub

With the initiative of the Iranian National Center for Addiction Studies (INCAS) and the support of the World Health Organization (WHO) and the Harm Reduction International (HRI), INCAS was designated as a Regional Knowledge Hub (KH) in the field of harm reduction. The main mission of the INCAS-KH is to promote harm reduction services at the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region through capacity building, technical assistance and providing consultancy.

Center members

Dr. Afarin Rahimi-Movaghar

Dr. Afarin Rahimi-Movaghar

Director of INCAS
Professor of Psychiatry
Dr. Mohammad Reza Zarrindast

Dr. Mohammad Reza Zarrindast

Deputy for Research
Professor of Neuroscience
Dr. Azarakhsh Mokri

Dr. Azarakhsh Mokri

Deputy for Education
Assistant Professor of Psychiatry
Dr. Behrang Shadloo

Dr. Behrang Shadloo

Manager of Knowledge Hub
Assistant Professor of Psychiatry