Derek T. Frasure is a Ph.D. candidate in English Language and Literature at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor. His work focuses on psychoactive substances, (post)modernity, and critical theory. He also serves as Policy Director for Students for Sensible Drug Policy at the University of Michigan. He has a forthcoming article at Filter about the biases and poorer care substance users suffer in clinical encounters both related and unrelated to substance use. You can find Derek to keep up with his work on Twitter and LinkedIn.