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Event: Research with Parents and Adolescents on the supply of alcohol

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Turning Point Alcohol & Drug Centre is hosting a seminar Two sides of the story: Research with Parents and Adolescents on the supply of alcohol with Professor Sandra Jones, Australian…

Event: Economic drivers of alcohol and illicit drug use

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National Drug Research Institute and Cancer Council WA are hosting a free public seminar with Professor Frank Chaloupka, Professor of Economics, University of Illinois and 2015 Healthway Visiting Fellow. The…

Event: Third population health congress

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The third Population Health Congress is now in session in Tasmania. Hosted by four leading population health organisations, the event provides a platform to hear the latest news and trends…

Event: Pathways to diversion among young people who use alcohol or other drugs

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This Thursday 10 September, The Centre for Health and Social Research (CHaSR) in Melbourne is hosting a lunchtime research seminar entitled ‘Policing and pathways to diversion and care among vulnerable young…

Event: 20 skills to build resilience

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Dr. Michael Ungar is speaking in Melbourne (30 September) and Brisbane (6 October) on the subject of building resilience into the environments of young people with complex needs. The workshop…

Upcoming conference: Frontiers in Addiction, 18-21 August in Sydney

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4th APSAAR / 5th IDARS Conference 18-21 August  2015 The Conference will bring together basic scientists, clinical scientists and medical practitioners from the international community to present and discuss the latest…

Event: NDARC research symposium

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The National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre’s annual conference will be held Tuesday 15 September, at the University of New South Wales. With a focus on integrating research into informed public…

Event: Conference tackles domestic violence & alcohol

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In 2011, there were 29,684 police-reported incidents of alcohol-related domestic violence, though that alarming figure has just been taken from the data that’s available; the actual figure would be much…

Event: great topics at the Australian Winter School

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The Australian Winter School will be held 22-24 July in Brisbane this year, and many of the streams and topics to be discussed will be of particular interest to alcohol…

With alcohol advertising hitting home runs in the digital space, we need to step up to the plate

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Smartphones, Facebook, Instagram and Snapchat are now being used in alcohol advertising to engage consumers like never before. Alcohol marketers’ use of social media means they’re no longer relying on…