Mark Haden

2016 Cannabis Conference


Mark Haden is an adjunct professor at the University of British Columbia and teaches in the UBC school of Population and Public Health, Nursing, Social Work and Medicine. He is the Chair of the Board of the Multidisciplinary Association for Psychedelic Studies (MAPS Canada). He has published on the issue of drug control policy in the following Journals: Canadian Journal of Public Health, International Journal of Drug Policy, Encyclopaedia of Public Health, Harm Reduction Journal, and Open Medicine. Mark has worked for the addiction services for 28 years and currently works with the Health Officers Council of British on their position papers on the issue of a regulated market for all currently illegal drugs. He was awarded the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Medal for drug policy reform work in 2013.