Opioid Painkiller Expert Group

The expert group's mission is to reduce the harm of long-term opioid painkiller use by building a collaborative and independent alliance of leading specialists in the field of pain management and addiction, patient groups, families and carers. Read more

Clinical Guidelines (2017) - "Orange Book"

Drug Misuse and Dependence - UK Guidelines on Clinical Management. 2017 edition. Read more

Safer Prescribing in Prisons – 2nd Edition January 2019

The second edition of Safer Prescribing in Prisons has drawn on emerging evidence and responded to feedback from the first edition. Read more

SMMGP Premium membership

Become an SMMGP Premium Member for access to quality CPD. Individual FDAP members have free access to our Premium Membership. Read more

National Substance Misuse Non Medical Prescribing Forum

Welcome to the National Substance Misuse Non Medical Prescribing Forum (NSMNMP) membership and information page hosted by SMMGP. Read more

André Geel

Chair of the Board Read more

Hesketh Emden

Board Trustee Read more

Hugo Luck

Board Trustee Read more

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Guidance for the use and reduction of misuse of benzodiazepines

Guidance for the use and reduction of misuse of benzodiazepines and other hypnotics and anxiolytics in general practice by Drs Chris Ford and Fergus Law. Read more

Naloxone supply protocol

Naloxone is a drug which temporarily reverses the effects of opioids such as heroin, methadone and morphine. Read more

Gillian Ward

Chair, FDAP Assessment Board Read more