Last updated on: 5/12/2008 | Author: ProCon.org

Journal of Psychoactive Drugs Biography

Position:
None Found to the question "Should Marijuana Be a Medical Option?"
Reasoning:

“We do not currently have a position on medical marijuana (although we have certainly published on the topic).”

Email from Terry Chambers, Managing Editor, Apr. 23, 2008

Theoretical Expertise Ranking:
   Media and Academic Journals
Mainstream print, broadcast, radio, and internet media entities such as the New York Times, CNN, ABC News, National Public Radio, Slate.com, Seattlepi.com, etc., as well as influential academic journals such as the Journal of the American Medical Association, Quarterly Journal of Economics, Foreign Policy, etc.
Description:

“Founded by David E. Smith, MD, in 1967, the Journal of Psychoactive Drugs (ISSN 0279-1072) is an authoritative peer-reviewed quarterly periodical containing timely information of a multidisciplinary nature for clinicians and other professionals in the drug abuse field as well as interested nonprofessionals. It is the first journal established to discuss drugs and drug abuse in the United States.”

“Homepage,” Journal of Psychoactive Drugs website (accessed Apr. 23, 2008)

Mission:

None found

Other:
Peer-reviewed journal