2018 NDARC Seminar Series

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Date Published:
27 Mar 2018

The National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre (NDARC) at UNSW Sydney regularly host free seminars on a range of topics in the alcohol and other drug (AOD) field.

Presenters include both NDARC staff and national and international guests of the Centre.

Members of the AOD and research community are welcome to attend these seminars alongside NDARC staff.

Speakers and topics for 2018 are listed below and will be updated as additional seminars are confirmed.

NDARC Seminar Series:
3.00pm – 4.00pm every Thursday
NDARC Seminar Room Building R1, UNSW Randwick Campus, 22 - 32 King Street, Randwick
Visitors please report to reception at building R3

Upcoming seminars:

Thursday, 13 September
Can inhibitory training produce reductions in drinking? Evaluating the influence of the control condition
Dr Janette Smith, National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre

Thursday, 20 September
The effectiveness and safety of smoking cessation pharmacotherapies during pregnancy
Dr Alys Havard, Centre for Big Data Research in Health, UNSW Sydney

Thursday, 20 September
Preventure training
Erin Kelly, National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre

Thursday, 27 September
Methamphetamine use and future risk for Parkinson’s Disease
Julia Lappin, National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre

Thursday, 18 October
Assessing and Treating Cognitive Impairment in Drug and Alcohol Clients
Dr Lauren Monds, Discipline of Addiction Medicine, University of Sydney

Thursday, 25 October
Synthetic cannabis: summary and driving data
Dr Adrian Dunlop (NSW Health)

Thursday, 8 November
Chronic pain and completed suicide
Dr Gabrielle Campbell, National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre

Thursday, 15 November 
Fatigue as a form of impairment
Professor Drew Dawson, Appleton Institute, Central Queensland University

Thursday, 29 November
Beautiful data: a shallow dive into the world of data visualisation
Associate Professor Timothy Dobbins, National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre