||A former government advisor on drug policy, Prof. David Nutt specialises in research exploring the potential medicinal uses of drugs including LSD, MDMA and psilocybin. Prof. Nutt will talk about the barriers to researching controlled substances in the UK and their untapped potential for treating depression and post-traumatic stress disorder. Followed by Q&A discussion.
In association with Sheffield Students’ Union. A Festival of Debate event, hosted by not-for-profit social enterprise Opus Independents (which also publishes the Alt-Sheff "Localcheck" column in "Now Then" magazine).
Tickets £5 (£3 NUS)+50p fee, please register using the link below. (Non-students follow the signing-in to create a guest log-in.)