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PHR - 14/153/01

'Variation and Determinants of Novel Psychoactive Substance (NPS) Use: Potential Implications for Policy and Practice'

Project title: 'Variation and Determinants of Novel Psychoactive Substance (NPS) Use: Potential Implications for Policy and Practice'

Call to action: 14/153 14/153 Novel Psychoactive Substances direct comm

Research type: Primary Research

Chief investigator: Dr Kathryn HigginsORCID logoorcid.org/0000-0002-1834-0279

Lead Author: Dr Kathryn HigginsORCID logoorcid.org/0000-0002-1834-0279

Contractor: The Queen's University of Belfast

Cost: £352,626.00

Co-investigators: Dr Anne Campbell, Dr Francis O'Neill, Dr Leeanne O'Hara, Dr Mark McCann, Dr Nina (Christina) O'Neill, Dr Tara O'Neill, Professor Michael Clarke.

Started: October 2015 | Status: Published August 2019

Novel psychoactive substance use continues to present challenges for legislating, monitoring, researching and developing interventions, but this research provided further empirical data and pragmatic suggestions for practice.

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