Florian Scheibein is a Deputy Director of Help Not Harm, a Community Integration Officer with Depaul Ireland, a PhD Candidate in Waterford Institute of Technology and an International Working Group Member of Youth RISE. He has a BSc. in Herbal Science, a MSc. in Science Communication and a MSc. in Drug and Alcohol Policy. His PhD research centers on NPS injecting in high risk drug users (HDRUs) and includes an investigation of practices, health implications and service utilisation.