ESRC Seminar Series ‘New Drugs’
Supply and Demand: Drug Markets in Transition
Thursday 26th March, 1pm- 5pm, Van Mildert College, Durham University, DH1 3HN
I am delighted to be able to confirm the speakers for the second event in the ESRC Seminar Series ‘New Psychoactive Substances and Human Enhancement Drugs’ at Durham University, Thursday March, 26th 2015.
Speakers include: Dr Monica Barratt (National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales); Michael Linnell, (Independent researcher); Professor Rainer Schmidt (University of Vienna); Professor Fiona Measham (Durham University); Dr Russell Newcombe (3D research); Steve Rolles (Transform); Charlie McLean & Jennifer Brizell (Liverpool John Moores University); Kieran Hamilton, (Stirling University); Deirdre Ruane (University of Kent).
The seminar will focus on the impacts of new drugs on the culture, organisation and control of drug supply networks and drug market activities. The impacts at the local, regional and international level will be considered. We will include sessions on NPS and street drug markets; online supply and new technologies; and club drug markets, new technologies and harm reduction.
The seminar, and the series, will be of interest to drug-related researchers, practitioners, and policy-makers.
Thanks to those of you who have already reserved your place.
For queries or to reserve your place at this free event please email Kate O’Brien (kate.o’brien@durham). Note that spaces are limited.
Details of the ESRC seminar series here
Details of how to travel to Durham University