Public lectures

Our public lectures cover a wide range of themes and feature speakers from a variety of backgrounds.

"Beyond prohibition: time to put science at the heart of drug and alcohol policy?"

Professor David Nutt gave our annual Raymond and Beverly Sackler Distinguished Lecture in March 2014.

Professor Nutt is a British psychiatrist and neuropsychopharmacologist specialising in the research of drugs that affect the brain and conditions such as addiction, anxiety and sleep.