Leading the Way

Toward a Public Health & Safety Approach to Drug Policy in New York

In examining New York’s drug policies, the conference will engage with an upcoming report by DPA and The New York Academy of Medicine: Blueprint for a Public Health Safety Approach to Drug Policy.  Drawing from disciplines such as public health, drug treatment, harm reduction, medicine, public safety, law, sociology and criminal justice, the conference will convene key political leaders, government officials, community organizations, leading academics, service providers, advocates and people directly impacted by the range of drug policies in New York State.

May 2 and 3, 2013, hosted by the Baldy Center for Law & Social Policy and the Drug Policy Alliance of NY; Cosponsored by CEPP, UB Department of Sociology, UB School of Public Health and Health Professions, UB Research Institute on Addictions, SUNY Buffalo Law School.

See more on the conference website.