Addiction Policy Forum announces the formation of Scientific Advisory Board

Updated: Mar 14, 2020

By Addiction Policy Forum



Addiction Policy Forum announces the formation of Scientific Advisory Board

Renowned scientists join Addiction Policy Forum’s fight against addiction




Washington, DC — Today Addiction Policy Forum, a leading addiction nonprofit, announced the formation of its Scientific Advisory Board. The Scientific Advisory Board includes nationally renowned experts and will provide strategic guidance and direction for research and scientific programs.


“The contribution of the Scientific Advisory Board is crucial to achieve the objectives that we have set for ourselves and identify new solutions,” says Jessica Hulsey Nickel, founder of Addiction Policy Forum.


Dr. Mark Gold, a world-renowned expert on addiction and psychiatry, will co-chair the Scientific Advisory Board. Dr. Gold was the Chairman of Psychiatry at the University of Florida and is currently an Adjunct Professor at Washington University in St. Louis, School of Medicine. “This distinguished group of scientists and physicians brings unparalleled expertise to our goal of accelerating our progress in treating and preventing addiction."


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