Call for Experts: Pre-reviews of cannabis and cannabis related substances

Call for Experts: Pre-reviews of cannabis and cannabis related substances

The 40th Expert Committee on Drug Dependence (ECDD) will be held in May 2018 at the WHO Headquarters, Geneva. The 40th ECDD will be dedicated to carrying out pre-reviews of cannabis and cannabis related substances.

 

In preparation for the meeting, the ECDD Secretariat is making a public call for experts to express interest in writing the cannabis pre-reviews. The Secretariat is looking for experts in the fields of each of the following areas: Chemistry, Toxicology, Pharmacology, Epidemiology and Therapeutic Use. The expert will be responsible for writing that specific section (e.g. Chemistry) for each of the four pre-reviews on cannabis and cannabis related substances.

 

More information including Terms of Reference, application details and proposed timeline is available through the following link.

 

 Applications will close on the 12th of November 2017

 

If   you    require    any    further    information,    please    contact    the    ECDD     Secretariat:

ecddsecretariat@who.int