Professor of Public Health Policy and Practice
Drugs and Drug Addiction
Marie Claire Van Hout is Professor of Public Health Policy and Practice at the Public Health Institute, Liverpool John Moores University, United Kingdom. She has over 17 years research, education, community development and clinical practice experience in various fields of public health and drug policy and practice, and concentrated on prescribed and illicit substance use, misuse and dependence, performance and image enhancement drug use, infectious diseases and ethnicity. She has consulted for the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC), the European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction (EMCDDA) (2012), and the European Research Executive Agency (REA).