Detailed statistics on cases of addiction and drug abuse in Baghdad and the rest of the Iraqi governorates were presented by the specialist, Prof. Dr. Imad Abdul Razzaq, Director General of Mental Health at the Iraqi Ministry of Health, through a lecture reinforced with numbers and tables for the first six months of 2022.
This was within the activities of the Sixth International Conference of the Iraqi Association for Medical Research and Studies, which was held on the seventh and eighth of October in Basra under the title
“The risks and challenges of Substance Related & Addictive Disorders in Iraq”
With a wide local, national, regional and international presence, he came out with practical decisions and put them at the disposal of the concerned authorities as a road map to rid the country of this dangerous scourge.
Iraqi Association for Medical Research and Studies