Institute of Addiction Research of the University of Applied Sciences in Frankfurt am Main
In 1997, a group of professors at the University of Applied Sciences in Frankfurt founded the Institute of Addictions Research Frankfurt (ISFF), in order to stimulate applied research projects on addictions – e.g. substance use problems in women and women-specific treatment and rehabilitation, drug problems, drug users, harm reduction measures, treatment and rehabilitation etc. Meanwhile, the institute is well established within the University, the region, Germany and Europe. It is part of a number of networks on addictions research in Germany and in Europe.