Street Drugs in the Northern Powerhouse: Perspective and Policy
|Dates:||28 March 2018|
|Times:||09:45 - 16:30|
|What is it:||Conferences|
|Organiser:||Faculty of Biology, Medicine and Health|
|Who is it for:||University staff, Adults, Alumni, Current University students, General public|
|Speaker:||Professor David Nutt, Mr Neil Woods, Professor Fiona Measham, Dr Tim Millar, Professor Val Curran, Professor Ash Soni OBE|
The School of Health Sciences invites you to rethink street drugs and explore their use in the medical setting.
‘Street Drugs in the Northern Powerhouse: Perspective and Policy’ will consider the ramifications of legislating against the use of psychoactive drugs and the interaction of drug prohibition with the risks, benefits, and potential clinical applications of “street drugs”.
This event, taking place on Wednesday, 28 March 2018 in Roscoe Building, provides a unique opportunity to hear from leading experts on this controversial and very important topic.
Professor David Nutt
Organisation: Imperial College London
Mr Neil Woods
Organisation: Law enforcement against prohibition (LEAP) UK
Professor Fiona Measham
Organisation: Durham University, The LOOP
Dr Tim Millar
Organisation: University of Manchester
Professor Val Curran
Organisation: University College London
Professor Ash Soni OBE
Organisation: Royal Pharmaceutical Society
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