Dr Jack Wilson is a Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the Matilda Centre, the University of Sydney. His research focuses on patterns of cannabis and other drug use, associated health outcomes, and implications for Australian cannabis policy. Jack has served as an expert consultant for the Western Australian Mental Health Commission’s drug prevention and information program, Drug Aware.
Mixed messages: policy considerations for the growing use of illicit substances as therapeutic agents in Australia
Policymakers should draw on Australian and international lessons from prescribing cannabis to implement effective regulation for the medicinal use of MDMA and psilocybin.