Dr Leggio receiving his award
from Prof. Helmut Seitz (left),
and Prof. Roger Nordmann (right)
ERAB is delighted to announce that Dr Lorenzo Leggio, the recipient of an ERAB grant starting in 2007, has been honoured with the ESBRA Nordmann Award 2008. He is working at the Catholic University of Rome, Italy and Brown University Medical School, Centre for Alcohol and Addiction Studies, Providence, RI, USA. The abstract for his paper entitled “Understanding and treating alcohol craving and dependence via GABAb system: Recent pharmacological and neurological findings” can be viewed on the ESBRA website.