About the session
Welcome to the NHS Addictions Provider Alliance Virtual Conference 2021. In this session, Danny Hames, NHS APA Chair, opened the conference and introduced our keynote speaker, Professor Dame Carol Black whose landmark Independent Review of Drugs aims to address the issue of stigma in a number of areas.
We were also joined by our expert panel; Oliver Standing -Director of Collective Voice, Viv Evans - Chief Executive of Adfam, Chris Lee - founder member of English Substance Use Commissioner Group and Tim Sampey - Chief Executive for Build on Belief .
Introduction to the NHS APA Conference 2021 - presented by NHS APA Chair, Danny Hames
Keynote speech: Part 2 of the independent review of drugs: prevention, treatment and recovery - presented by Professor Dame Carol Black
Live panel Q&A - presented by Professor Dame Carol Black, Oliver Standing, Viv Evans, Chris Lee, and Tim Sampey