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The UF Drug Policy Institute (DPI)

Published: December 1st, 2014

The UF Drug Policy Institute (DPI) serves the state of Florida, the Nation, and the global community in delivering evidence-based, policy-relevant, information to policymakers, practitioners, scholars, and the community to […]

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Kevin Sabet, PhD to speak at FPS Spring Meeting

Published: April 3rd, 2016

Friday, April 8, 2016 6:45pm – 8:45pm Medical Marijuana and Drug Policy Objectives: Review current debates and controversies in drug control and marijuana policies Discuss the impact of alternatives to […]

Pot Arrests Up: 1 Every 45 Seconds Last Year

Published: September 29th, 2015

American law enforcement officers arrested one person for marijuana every 45 seconds in 2014, data released Monday by the Federal Bureau of Investigation show. Kevin Sabet, president of the anti-legalization […]

More Washington Drivers Use Pot And Drive; Effect On Safety Disputed

Published: August 21st, 2015

LISTEN on NPR – “I think really what it says is that people are getting the message from legalization that marijuana is safe,” Kevin Sabet, PhD says. And that worries Kevin […]

Experts concerned over OxyContin approval for kids

Published: August 20th, 2015

Kevin Sabet, PhD and Scott Teitelbaum, MD Speakers at 2015 Addiction Health Summit

Published: June 11th, 2015

Director of the Drug Policy Institute, Kevin Sabet, PhD and Department Vice Chair and Clinical Chief of Addiction Medicine Division, Scott Teitelbaum, MD were featured speakers at this year’s Addiction Health […]

Anti-Legalization Group Calls For Medical Marijuana Research Overhaul

Published: May 28th, 2015

While calling full legalization of marijuana “dangerous,” Kevin Sabet, president and CEO of SAM, also said that “there are so many things the government could do to offer the seriously […]

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Marijuana critic praises Minnesota’s ‘limited’ program

Published: April 22nd, 2015

WATCH VIDEO: As the summer opening of the state’s medical marijuana program approaches, Kevin Sabet, PhD, a former senior adviser at the Office of National Drug Control Policy, spoke at […]

Police on guard as MN gears up for medical marijuana program

Published: April 21st, 2015

Kevin Sabet, PhD, a former senior adviser at the White House Office of National Drug Control Policy and head of the Drug Policy Institute at the University of Florida, is […]

4/20 series: 12 key people to watch in marijuana policy

Published: April 20th, 2015

Marijuana policy has emerged as a key issue in American politics, particularly over the past few years. Here are 12 key people to watch in marijuana policy

Clearing the Haze

Published: March 24th, 2015

Clearing the Haze examines health, social, regulatory and financial issues associated with the world’s boldest experiment with legal marijuana.