Head of the Work Group

Gerhard Buehringer © TU Dresden



Mr Prof. Dr. rer. soc. Gerhard Bühringer

Organization Name

Work Group Addictive Behaviors, Risk Analysis and Risk Management

Work Group Addictive Behaviors, Risk Analysis and Risk Management

Address work

Visitor's Address:

Falkenbrunnen Chemnitzerstr. 46

01087 Dresden


work Tel.
+49 351 463-39828
fax Fax
+49 351 463-39830

Assistant to Prof. Bühringer: Dipl.-Psych. Robert Czernecka; robert.czernecka@tu-dresden.de

Office Hours:

By appointment

ASSISTANT TO PROF. BÜHRINGER: Dipl.-Psych. Robert Czernecka

Publications 2016 Presentations 2016
Publications before 2016 (from 1974) Presentations before 2016 (from 1975)
CV Prof. Bühringer  

Research priorities:

  • Etiology, epidemiology, prevention and therapy of substance use disorders and pathological gambling 
  • Planning and evaluation of therapeutic treatment centers.
  • Public Health questions

Member in scientific advisory boards and management boards of German and international associations in the field of addiction research; member of editorial boards of German and international scientific journals. Assistant Editor of the journal ADDICTION. Editor-in-chief of the journal SUCHT. Member and former President of the International Society for Addiction Journal Editors (ISAJE), Chair of the Scientific Committee of the European Monitoring Centre of Drugs and Drug Addiction (EMCDDA), president of the International Organisation of Alcohol, Tobacco, other Drugs and Behavioural Addictions Research Associations (ICARA).

1973 - 1987 Director of the Addiction Research Group at the Max-Planck-Institut für Psychiatrie, Munich, 1973 - 2012 Director of the IFT Institut für Therapieforschung, Munich. From 2002 - 2005 Visiting Professor at the Universität Konstanz, from 2005 - 2016 Chair Holder of the Chair of Addiction Research at the Technische Universität in Dresden.

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