Research Director

Research Director,Dr. Nady el-Guebaly

Phone: (403) 944-2086
Fax: (403) 944-2056

As the Research Director, Dr. el-Guebaly works closely with the Board and researchers to identify and promote collaborative research opportunities, provincially, nationally and internationally, as well as to further develop research capacity in Alberta.

Dr. el-Guebaly is also Professor and Head, Division of Addiction, Department of Psychiatry at the University of Calgary and a past Chair of the Department.  He is the Editor-in-Chief, Canadian Journal of Addiction and Chief Examiner of the International Society of Addiction Medicine.  He is the Founding Past Medical Director of the Calgary Health Region’s Addiction Program, Founding Past President of the International Society of Addiction Medicine and past Chair of the Board of the Alberta Gaming Research Institute.  Major research interests have resulted in 250 peer-reviewed papers and chapters, and 60 past and current research grants.