Jim McVeigh is the Director of the Public Health Institute and has worked within health/public health for 30 years. He has developed extensive links with external organisations and stakeholders at local, national and international level and has built an international reputation within his academic specialism of human enhancement drug use. Jim has co-authored approximately 200 research reports, books and book chapters, over 50 peer reviewed papers and been invited to deliver keynote presentations and plenary papers at some of the most influential national and international substance use conferences.

Jim talks about how we can use the anabolic steroid using community as an early warning system for drugs and changes in practices may be adopted by wider drug using populations.