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Professor Don Weatherburn
Event date: Thursday, 30 June 2022 - 3:00pm
This presentation will explore the effects of the NSW 'lockout laws' in displacing assault to areas surrounding Kings Cross and the CBD. This webinar will describe the circumstances leading up to the... Read more
Associate Professor Coral Gartner
Event date: Thursday, 23 June 2022 - 3:00pm
PLEASE NOTE: This is a rescheduled event. This seminar will discuss ways the illicit drug control field can inform the tobacco endgame. The regulation of tobacco and substances that have... Read more
Professor Colleen Loo
Event date: Thursday, 16 June 2022 - 3:00pm
This webinar will present an overview of the use of ketamine to treat depression. This presentation will provide an introduction to treatment resistant depression and ketamine as a rapid acting,... Read more
Image - Characteristics of fatal 'novel' synthetic opioid toxicity in Australia
Event date: Thursday, 9 June 2022 - 3:00pm
This webinar will present a review of all fatal poisonings related to novel synthetic opioids (NSOs) in Australia from 2000-2021. ‘Novel’ synthetic opioids have emerged as a clinical and public... Read more
Dr Annelies Robijn and Dr Alys Havard
Event date: Thursday, 26 May 2022 - 3:00pm
Cardiovascular safety of quit smoking medicines and their use and effectiveness in secondary prevention of cardiovascular disease. In this presentation, the speakers will report the results of a... Read more
Raechel Wallace and Dr Sara Farnbach
Event date: Thursday, 19 May 2022 - 3:00pm
This webinar will present a project working with non-Aboriginal AoD services to improve experiences of Aboriginal people attending them. This collaborative project involved service providers, an... Read more
Dr Nick Scott
Event date: Thursday, 12 May 2022 - 3:00pm
This webinar will present modelling hepatitis C elimination among people who inject drugs. This seminar will present modelled estimates of the health and economic benefits of achieving hepatitis C... Read more
Teagan Weatherall
Event date: Thursday, 28 April 2022 - 3:00pm
This webinar will discuss findings from recent studies on alcohol dependence among Indigenous Peoples from similarly colonised countries. Alcohol use is common globally and the health risks from... Read more
Dr Simon Clay
Event date: Thursday, 21 April 2022 - 3:00pm
This presentation will outline the Options Study, exploring patients’ experiences with depot buprenorphine, and why some  decide to discontinue. The Options Study was a nation-wide study that... Read more
Associate Professor Anna Olsen
Event date: Thursday, 14 April 2022 - 3:00pm
This webinar will discuss the feasibility of delivering drug checking services in Australia, including the evidence to date. Drug checking or pill testing services have existed for over 50 years and... Read more