This week, the White House Office of National Drug Control Policy, the "drug czar" office, unveiled its first National Drug Control Strategy.
Harold Pollack is a public health policy researcher at the University of Chicago's School of Social Service Administration, where he is faculty chair of the Center for Health Administration Studies. He is a regular contributor to The Treatment. Last week, I chided the Obama Administration for its tepid approach to HIV prevention policy. No doubt responding to my broadside, incoming Drug Czar Gil Kerlikowske granted his first official interview to the Wall Street Journal. The piece was a disorienting read.