Rachel Sutherland joined NDARC in April 2007 and is currently working as the South Australian co-ordinator for the Ecstasy and Related Drugs Reporting System (EDRS) and the Illicit Drug Reporting System (IDRS). Prior to this, she worked as a research officer on the Methamphetamine Treatment Evaluation Study (MATES), as well as being involved in projects such as: A Systematic Review of Methamphetamine Precursor Regulations; Harm Reduction in NSW Prisons: What can be done to prevent HCV among prisoners? and Keep It Simple. In 2005, Rachel completed her honours degree in Criminology at the University of New South Wales. Her thesis examined the policy and practice of throughcare in Australian community corrections. Her research interests include substance use and mental health disorders, homelessness, transition from prison and post-release support.