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You are invited to attend the 61st Maudsley Debate on ‘High Time: This house believes that cannabis should be legalised in the UK within 5 years.’

Speakers for the motion:

Professor David Nutt, Edmond J. Safra Professor of Neuropsychopharmacology and Director of the Neuropsychopharmacology Unit in the Division of Brain Sciences, Imperial College London

Lucy Stafford, Director at Patient Led Engagement for Access (PLEA) and patient access Consultant for Project Twenty21

Speakers against the motion:

Professor Sir Robin Murray, Professor of Psychiatric Research, Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology & Neuroscience and a Fellow of the Royal Society

Laura Stack, Award-Winning Speaker and Bestselling Author and Founder & CEO, Johnny's Ambassadors Youth THC Prevention


Dr Udita Iyengar and Dr Ricardo Twumasi, Lecturers in the Department of Psychosis Studies, Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology & Neuroscience


We will be running the Debate in person.

17.00 - Refreshments

17.30 - Debate

18.30 - Drinks reception

At this event

James Hunter MacCabe

Professor of Epidemiology and Therapeutics

Ricardo Twumasi

Lecturer in Psychosis Studies

Robin Murray

Professor of Psychiatric Research

Event details

Wolfson Lecture Theatre
Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology & Neuroscience (IoPPN)
IoPPN, 16 De Crespigny Park, London SE5 8AB