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OPEN FOUNDATION ICPR CONFERENCE

The Interdisciplinary Conference on Psychedelic Research is a scientific conference that started in Amsterdam in 2010. Since then, ICPR has become an international event dedicated to advancing psychedelic research and therapies in the Netherlands, Europe, and across the world.

JOIN THE RENAISSANCE IN PSYCHEDELIC RESEARCH

ICPR features world-leading experts from many different academic disciplines, from psychiatry, psychology, and neuroscience, to anthropology, ethnobotany and philosophy who come together to give a scientific conference for academics, therapists, researchers, clinicians, and members of the public. OPEN Foundation has organised 5 large and international conferences since 2010, and recordings from previous editions of ICPR are available on our website. Make sure to subscribe to our newsletter to be amongst the first to hear about tickets for ICPR 2022!

WHO ATTENDS ICPR AND WHY

Leading experts in psychedelic research and therapies such as psychiatrists, psychologists, neuroscientists, medical doctors, and more.

Academics, therapists, researchers, clinicians, students, and other professionals interested in advancing psychedelics.

Keynote lectures, interactive panel discussions, and practically oriented workshops.

Accredited conference: CME credits for psychiatrists, psychotherapists, etc.

TOPICS COVERED AT ICPR

Below are several examples of topics covered during ICPR events.

  • Latest in Psychedelic Research
  • Psychedelic Therapy for PTSD
  • Microdosing and Pharmacology
  • Psychedelic Patient Experience 
  • Addiction and Psychedelics
  • Reducing Adverse Reactions
  • Harm Reduction in Psychedelics
  • Altered Consciousness Research
  • Psychedelics Impact on Society 
  • MDMA-assisted Psychotherapy
  • Psilocybin-assisted Therapy
  • Diversity, Equity, and Access 
  • Decriminalisation vs. Medicalisation
  • For-profit vs. Non-profit Models

PREVIOUS SPEAKERS

MICHAEL MITHOEFER, MD

MDMA-assisted Psychotherapy for PTSD

ELIZABETH NIELSON, PHD

Psilocybin-Assisted Treatment for Alcohol Use Disorder

RICK DOBLIN, PHD

Development of MDMA-assisted Therapy for PTSD

BIA LABATE, PHD

Diversity; Equity and Access in Psychedelic Medicine

MENDEL KAELEN, PHD

Music in Psychedelic-assisted Psychotherapy

AMANDA FEILDING

Intro to Beckley Foundation's New Psychedelic Research Programme

WADE DAVIS, PHD

Lessons from a Life-time of Ethnobotanical Research

MATTHEW JOHNSON, PHD

Psilocybin-occasioned Mystical Experiences

BEN SESSA, MD

MDMA-assisted Psychotherapy for Alcoholism

ROBIN CARHART-HARRIS, PHD

Brain imaging and depression research with psychedelics

JANIS PHELPS, PHD

Training future psychedelic therapists

ROLAND GRIFFITHS, PHD

Overview of the Johns Hopkins Psilocybin Research Project

READY TO ATTEND ICPR?

The OPEN Foundation is working on the 5th edition of the Interdisciplinary Conference on Psychedelic Research, which will be held in 2022. We hope to see you in Amsterdam or through the livestream; be sure to subscribe to our newsletter to be amongst the first to know when dates and details are announced.

WANT TO JOIN THE ICPR TEAM?

We are looking for enthusiastic volunteers for the organisational tasks of running the next edition of the Interdisciplinary Conference on Psychedelic Research in 2022 in Amsterdam. Do you have expertise and time? Apply to join the ICPR team today!

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