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Image - New study finds safe and feasible treatment option for methamphetamine withdrawal
A new study led by researchers at the National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre (NDARC), UNSW Sydney has found lisdexamfetamine is safe and feasible for treating acute methamphetamine withdrawal.... Read more
Image - Register now for NDARC webinars in February and March
Registration is now open for upcoming NDARC webinars in February and March Upcoming presentations include: February Thurs, 16 February at 3pm, NDARC's Tom Santo Jr will present ‘The impact of... Read more
Dr Natasa Gisev
Dr Natasa Gisev from the National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre (NDARC) at UNSW Sydney, has been awarded $1,027,327 over four years for a project examining ‘deaths of despair’ (deaths due to... Read more
Image - Crystal Methamphetamine Survey
Do you use crystal meth/ice? We are seeking research participants for an online survey about a new treatment. You can access the survey here.  About the survey The survey takes about 20 minutes. To... Read more
Image - Expert says stricter enforcement and monitoring of licensed premises more effective than blanket ‘lock-out’ laws
More than 72 per cent of Australians aged 14 years and over support stricter enforcement of the law against serving drunk customers, according to a joint study published by the NSW Bureau of Crimes... Read more
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NDARC researchers are conducting a study investigating the safety and effectiveness of quit smoking medicines nicotine replacement therapy and varenicline (also known as Champix) when used during... Read more
Image - Have your say in the NDARC and ACON LGBTQ+ alcohol use survey
NDARC is working with the AIDS Council of NSW (ACON) to find out more about LGBTQ+ adults and their behaviours and beliefs regarding the health risks of alcohol. We’re looking for LGBTQ+ adults who... Read more
Scientia Professor Louisa Degenhardt
Scientia Professor Louisa Degenhardt, Acting Director of the National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre (NDARC) at UNSW Sydney, has been named in the Research.com Best Female Scientists in the World... Read more
Image - Register now for NDARC webinars in November
Registration is now open for upcoming NDARC webinars in November. On Thursday 10 November Dr Richard Bade from the University of Queensland will present Trends in the use of new psychoactive... Read more
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There were 62,486 drug-related hospitalisations (excluding alcohol and tobacco) among Australians in 2020-21, according to a new report released today by the Drug Trends program at the National Drug... Read more