• THE RASCHKOWAN LECTURE SERIES: GAMBLING DURING A DIGITAL REVOLUTION

    08.31.21John Norton

    When:
    October 21, 2021 @ 12:00 pm – March 24, 2022 @ 1:00 pm
    2021-10-21T12:00:00-04:00
    2022-03-24T13:00:00-04:00

    The Raschkowan Lecture Series continues, which is presented in partnership with the International Center for Youth Gambling & High-Risk Behaviors of McGill University and NCPG and is generously sponsored by the Norman Raschkowan Foundation.

    There is no charge but registration is required. To register for each of the lectures go to this page.

    Below is information about the next four lectures that will occur in late 2021 through early 2022.


    Title: Raschkowan Lecture Series: The Convergence of Video Games and Gambling: Behavioural Similarities and Impacts on Wellbeing

    Join Dr. David Zendle, Lecturer, Department of Computer Science, York University, for an exclusive presentation on Thursday, October 21, 2021, from noon to 1:00 pm Eastern Time.


    Title: Raschkowan Lecture Series: Is it gambling? The evolution of Chance in Video Games and Esports

    Join Dr. Brett Abarbanel, Director of Research, UNLV International Gaming Institute, University of Nevada, Las Vegas, for an exclusive presentation on Thursday, November 18, 2021, from noon to 1:00 pm Eastern Time. 


    Title: Raschkowan Lecture Series: Gambling Disorder in the Digital Age: A UK Overview

    Join Dr. Henrietta Bowden-Jones, President of Psychiatry, Royal Society of Medicine; Director, National Centre for Behavioural Addictions, UK (National Problem Gambling Clinic and National Centre for Gaming Disorder), for an exclusive presentation on Thursday, February 24, 2022, from noon to 1:00 pm Eastern Time.


    Title: Raschkowan Lecture Series: Internet Sports Betting, Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow

    Join Dr, Debi LaPlante, Director, Division of Addiction, Cambridge Health Alliance, Harvard Medical School, for an exclusive presentation on Thursday, March 24, 2022, from noon to 1:00 om Eastern Time.