Dave is a fourth-year graduate medical student at King’s College London, and holds a BSc in Medical Anthropology.

He is a founding co-director and programme chair of Breaking Convention, a director of the Scientific & Medical Network, the founding President of the King’s College Society for Psychedelic Studies, and founding President of the UKC Psychedelics Society.

He co-directs a Lecture Programme in Drug Assisted Psychotherapies at the Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology & Neuroscience and has been involved in the organisation of conferences and lecture series at the University of Kent, University of Greenwich, King’s College London, National University of Singapore and the House of Lords.

He is the co-editor of three books, author of several book chapters, and has been published in the Journal of Immunology, The Times, DrugScope, Kent on Sunday, PsyPress, and various collections of essays and poetry.