Team Development Grants

Towards a Transdiagnostic Etiological and Treatment Model of Gambling Disorder and Addiction

Project Approved 2018-19

Dr. David C. Hodgins (Principal Investigator)
Department of Psychology, University of Calgary
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Dr. Daniel S. McGrath (Co-investigator)
Department of Psychology, University of Calgary
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Mr. Hyoun S. Kim (Co-principal investigator)
Department of Psychology, University of Calgary
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Dr. Kristin von Ranson (Co-investigator)
Department of Psychology, University of Calgary
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Dr. Hermano Tavares (Co-principal Investigator)
Faculty of Medicine, University of Sao Paulo
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Dr. Andre Malbergier (Co-investigator)
Department of Psychiatry, University of Sao Paulo
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Description:

This project will further develop and strengthen a new, but already fruitful, collaboration in the area of gambling and other addictive disorders between the Faculty of Arts, Department of Psychology, at the University of Calgary and the Faculty of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, at the University of Sao Paulo. This project brings together international expertise from multiple disciplines (psychology and psychiatry) to advance our understanding and establish a research program on the etiology and treatment of gambling and other addictive disorders from a transdiagnostic and cultural perspective.

Timeframe: July 1, 2018 to February 29, 2020; extension approved to August 31, 2020.