Global Drug Policy will be debated at the united nations in march 2016.
The voice of physicians will be heard.
Physicians Signed
Target: 1500 by Dec 2014
2,500 by march 2015 | 5,000 by march 2016
In the news
Hepatitis C: Access to prevention, testing, treatment and care for people who use drugs
HCV prevention, screening, early diagnosis, and treatment among people who inject drugs have been proven to be both effective and cost effective. However, at present polices responding to HCV are inconsistent, or non-existent across Europe.
Fernando Caudevilla: Spanish doctor advises drug users on the dark web's Silk Road
Family physician and illicit drugs expert Dr Fernando Caudevilla has taken doctor-patient confidence to a whole new level. For the past 18 months, 40-year-old Caudevilla has donated his spare time providing tailored harm-reduction advice to users of the illicit drug markets on Silk Road.
Key findings from the 2014 Illicit Drug Reporting System ("IDRS")
A survey of people who inject drugs monitoring emerging trends in the use, price, purity and availability of heroin, methamphetamine, cocaine, cannabis and other drugs.
Events area
3rd City Health International Conference
3 Nov 2014 Amsterdam, The Netherlands
The conference will examine how cities around the globe respond to changing populations and adapt to changing health behaviours.
Global Addiction 2014 RIO
10 Nov 2014 Río, Brazil
The 2014 HIT Hot Topics Conference
14 Nov 2014 Liverpool, UK
This conference will focus on neuroscience and drug dependence, hepC and harm reduction, the necessity of taking control of drugs in order to establish a healthier and safer society, electronic cigarettes and the evolution of drug rooms, among many others.