Scientific Board

A number of global leaders and experts sit on the Scientific Board. The Board helps to guide the scientific activities of the ICSDP and, along with relevant working groups and the Technical Advisors, ensures that all publications and knowledge translation activities contain accurate scientific information. 



Dan Werb, PhD

Chair of the Scientific Board
Executive Director
International Centre for Science in Drug Policy

Chris Beyrer, MD, MPH

International AIDS Society

Don C. Des Jarlais, PhD

International Research Core in the Center for Drug Use and HIV Research
New York University College of Nursing

Gordon Guyatt, MD, MSc

Distinguished Professor
Department of Clinical Epidemiology & Biostatistics
McMaster University

Catherine Hankins, MD, MSc

Deputy Director, Science
Amsterdam Institute for Global Health and Development
Department of Global Health, Academic Medical Center
University of Amsterdam

Carl L. Hart, PhD

Residential Studies and Methamphetamine Laboratories
New York State Psychiatric Institute

Michel D. Kazatchkine, MD

United Nation's Secretary General’s Special Envoy on HIV/AIDS in Eastern Europe and Central Asia

Thomas Kerr, PhD

Addiction and Urban Health Research Initiative
British Columbia Centre for Excellence in HIV/AIDS

Julio Montaner, MD

British Columbia Centre for Excellence in HIV/AIDS

David J. Nutt, MD, FMedSci

Edmond J Safra Professor of Neuropsychopharmacology
Division of Brain Sciences
Imperial College London

Steffanie A. Strathdee, PhD

Associate Dean, Global Health Sciences
Harold Simon Professor and Chief of the Division of Global Public Health, Department of Medicine
University of California San Diego School of Medicine

Evan Wood, MD, PhD

Professor of Medicine
University of British Columbia

If you are a PhD or MD and would like to become a part of the ICSDP, please let us know.