Professor Strang, a leading addiction psychiatrist, has received a knighthood in the Queen’s Birthday Honours 2016. Phoenix have had a long association with Professor Strang, who has worked in the field for more than 30 years and is currently Head of the Addictions Department at Kings College London.
John has made a significant contribution to the addictions field and his work will have a lasting impact on the lives of many individual families and communities experiencing problematic substance misuse.
Karen Biggs, Chief Executive of Phoenix Futures commented:
“As well as having a huge intellect, John has the talent few incredibly accomplished people have of being able to explain the often complex and contradictory world of addiction science in a way that is perfectly understandable and engaging. And he is thoroughly nice gentlemen that deserves this recognition.”