The need for education on novel psychoactive substances (legal highs) amongst undergraduate health care professionals

First published: 30/03/2019 | Last updated: May 21st, 2019

Ms Safia Akhtar


Focusses on the need for education about legal highs for undergraduate medical and other health care students registered on Health Care Professional courses. As part of this project data on: attitudes, awareness, knowledge; levels of education and preferred education of legal highs, from students at St. George’s, University of London was collected  in early 2015.

An overview of the survey and its findings is reported in the poster

Undergraduate medical and allied health training.

Medical undergraduates and other students.


Mrs Christine Goodair, Population Health Research Institute, St George’s, University of London

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