Natasha is currently employed as the National Coordinator of the Illicit Drug Reporting System (IDRS) and Ecstasy and Related Drugs Reporting System (EDRS) with the National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre (NDARC), Faculty of Medicine, UNSW. These strategic early warning systems monitor the use, price, purity, availability and harms of the major illicit drug classes in Australia.
Natasha joined NDARC in December 2006 and has worked on a variety of projects including: the Health and Psychological consequences of Ecstasy use monograph, The Michael Project (homelessness in men) and the Clubbing and Driving study. Previously, Natasha has worked with the Australian Institute of Criminology and NSW Police Force on the Drug Use Monitoring in Australia (DUMA) project. She completed her undergraduate psychology Honours degree at the University of New South Wales and is currently completing her Masters Psychology (Forensic) at the University of Western Sydney.