A renowned journalist and author of Beautiful Boy: A Father’s Journey Through His Son’s Addiction, and Clean: Overcoming Addiction and Ending America’s Greatest Tragedy.
Dr. Carlton K. Erickson
Director of the Addiction Science Research and Education Center in the College of Pharmacy at the University of Texas at Austin. Book author of The Science of Addiction: From Neurobiology to Treatment
Dr. Erickson is the associate dean for research and Graduate Studies, distinguished professor of Pharmacology and Toxicology, and director of the Addiction Science Research and Education Center in the College of Pharmacy at the University of Texas at Austin. His many publications include The Science of Addiction: From Neurobiology to Treatment.
Dr. Kevin McCauley
Director of Program Services at New Roads Treatment Center and Writer/Director at Pleasure Unwoven (DVD)
Kevin McCauley is a graduate of the Medical College of Pennsylvania. After completion of medical school, he joined the Navy and became a Naval Flight Surgeon. After earning his wings at Pensacola, Florida he was assigned to a Marine helicopter squadron (The Red Lions). Later he was transferred to Marine F/A-18 Hornet squadron (Sharpshooters). While working as a flight surgeon he treated pilots with alcohol and drug problems. As a physician, he advocates strongly for the rights of addicts as patients.
Dr. Laura Roberts
Serves as Chairman and the Katharine Dexter McCormick and Stanley McCormick Memorial Professor in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at the Stanford University School of Medicine.
Dr. Roberts is an internationally recognized scholar in bioethics, psychiatry, medicine, and medical education, and is identified as a foremost psychiatric ethicist in the United States.