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Event date: Thursday, 11 July 2019 - 3:00pm
An overview of NDARC’s Aboriginal research and an in-depth analysis of two streams: the roles and responsibilities of Aboriginal women; and the relationship between conflict and drug and alcohol... Read more
Image - Meet the Professors – 2 July
Event date: Tuesday, 2 July 2019 - 3:30pm to 4:30pm
Description The 2019 Meet the Professors series is a wonderful chance for students and staff to celebrate the careers and achievements of our newly promoted and recruited professors. Our speakers... Read more
Image - Mr Jared Brown: The juice popper rush is making me blue
Event date: Wednesday, 26 June 2019 - 3:00pm
Poisonings from volatile nitrites (aka amyl, poppers) are increasing, this seminar will look at the reasons why and data sources needed. Alkyl nitrite inhalants are commonly used recreational drugs,... Read more
Image - Dr Catherine Foley: Partnering with clinicians, consumers and researchers to improve the uptake of integrated care in mental health and drug and alcohol services
Event date: Thursday, 20 June 2019 - 3:00pm
Developing a practical solution to the challenge of providing streamlined care across multiple and diverse clinical services. International clinical guidelines recommend Integrated Care (IC) as a... Read more
Dr Caitlin Hughes
Event date: Thursday, 13 June 2019 - 3:00pm
This seminar outlines the first assessment of the national reach of Australian drug diversion programs for use/possess offences – that is how many people detected for simple use and possession... Read more
Dr Veronica Boland
Event date: Thursday, 30 May 2019 - 3:00pm
The public health community is divided on the value and efficacy of vaping devices for smoking cessation, but policy decisions need to be guided by evidence. This research will examine vaporised... Read more
Dr Gabrielle Carey
Event date: Thursday, 23 May 2019 - 3:00pm
NDARC Director, Professor Michael Farrell will give a brief introduction for this presentation by award-winning author Gabrielle Carey. Gabrielle will discuss the work she has been doing to research... Read more
Professor Peter Vickerman
Event date: Thursday, 16 May 2019 - 3:00pm
Globally, people who inject drugs (PWID) are at high risk of HIV and hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection. PWID experience high incarceration rates and there is evidence of elevated injecting risk and... Read more
Dr Ryan Courtney
Event date: Thursday, 9 May 2019 - 3:00pm
Cytisine versus varenicline for smoking cessation aims to evaluate the cost-effectiveness of cytisine compared to varenicline to inform Australian and international health agencies. This presentation... Read more
Dr Gabrielle Campbell
Event date: Thursday, 18 April 2019 - 3:00pm
Chronic non-cancer pain (CNCP) is a common global condition, and with an ageing population, this is likely to increase. CNCP greatly impacts on an individual’s physical and mental health, quality of... Read more