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Health and Social Care Committee
Inquiry launched on Monday 4 February 2019. The closing date for written submissions was Monday 18 March 2019.
The Committee is seeking written submissions on the health consequences of illicit drugs policy including on:
Health and harms:
Prevention and early intervention:
Treatment and harm reduction:
Evidence given by Mark Johnson, Chief Executive Officer, User Voice, Professor Susanne MacGregor, Honorary Professor of Social Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Professor Tim Millar, Professor of Substance Use and Addictions, University of ManchesterKaren Biggs, Chair, Collective Voice, Boris Pomroy, Chief Executive, Mentor, Professor Harry Sumnall, Professor in Substance Use, Liverpool John Moores University, Mike Flanagan, Consultant Nurse and Clinical Lead, Drug and Alcohol Services, Surrey and Borders Partnership NHS Foundation TrustKirstie Douse, Head of Legal Services, Release, Adrian Crossley, Head of Addiction, Centre for Social Justice
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Health and Social Care Committee question academics, researchers, and policy experts on prevention, intervention and legislative approach