Special Event

Sunday, February 21 2010 at 4:00PM

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Professor David Nutt

What's the talk about?

The Former Chair, Advisory Council on the Misuse of Drugs and Dr Evan Harris MP (Oxford West & Abingdon) and Lib Dem Science Spokesman

Two times and locations:

Cosener’s House, Abbey Close, Abingdon
(a short walk from Abingdon High Street)
at 4pm, Sunday 21st February
with Edmund J Safra Professor of Neuropsychopharmacology at Imperial College

St Giles Church Hall, Woodstock Rd,
(opposite Somerville College)
at 6pm, Sunday 21st February
Chaired by Lord Krebs Principal, Jesus College and former Chairman, Food Standards Agency
All welcome                                                                      Free Entry
Prof Nutt the drugs adviser dismissed by the Home Secretary Alan Johnson for publicly criticising Government policy on the classification of ecstasy and cannabis is speaking at a public meeting in Abingdon this week.
Prof Nutt, will tell the full story about how he came to be sacked, why he thinks the Government has got its drugs policy wrong, and what the future is for academic freedom of scientists.