October 2015


Olsen, A., McDonald, D., Lenton, S. and Dietze, P. (2015). Independent evaluation of the 'Implementing Expanded Naloxone Availability in the ACT (I-ENAACT) Program', 2011-2014; final report. Centre for Research Into Injecting Drug Use, Melbourne. Go to website

Fact Sheets

Wilkinson, C., Helfgott, S., Kirby, G. and Allsop, S. (2015). Alcohol and Older Australians. Fact Sheet. Mental Health Commission, Perth, Western Australia. Go to website

Journal Articles

Boffa, J., Gray, D. and Ah Chee, D. (2015). Aboriginal communities, alcohol-related harms and the need for an evidence-based approach. Drug and Alcohol Review, 34, (5), pp. 467-468. DOI: 10.1111/dar.12296. Go to website

Brett, J., Lee, K., Gray, D., Wilson, S., Freeburn, B., Harrison, K. and Conigrave, K. (2015). Mind the gap: What is the difference between alcohol treatment need and access for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Australians? Drug and Alcohol Review. DOI: 10.1111/dar.12313. Go to website

Buttigieg, J. P., Shortt, A. L., Slaviero, T. M., Hutchinson, D., Kremer, P., & Toumbourou, J. W. (2015). A longitudinal evaluation of the Resilient Families randomized trial to prevent early adolescent depressive symptoms. Journal of Adolescence, 44, 204-213. DOI:10.1016/j.adolescence.2015.07.014. Go to website 

Degenhardt, L., Bruno, R., Ali, R., Lintzeris, N., Farrell, M., & Larance, B. (2015). The introduction of a potentially abuse deterrent oxycodone formulation: Early findings from the Australian National Opioid Medications Abuse Deterrence (NOMAD) study. Drug and Alcohol Dependence, 151, 56-67. DOI: 10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2015.02.038. Go to website 

Ezard, N., Hodge, S., & Dolan, K. (2015). The development and evaluation of stimulant treatment programmes. Current opinion in psychiatry, 28, 280-285. DOI:10.1097/YCO.0000000000000173. Go to website

Fraser, S., Rance, J. and Treloar, C. (2015). Hepatitis C prevention and convenience: Why do people who inject drugs in sexual partnerships 'run out' of sterile equipment? Critical Public Health. DOI: 10.1080/09581596.2015.1036839. Go to website

Gilmore, W., Liang, W. and Chikritzhs, T.N. (2015). The Wild West: Associations between mining and violence in Western Australia. Australian Journal of Rural Health. DOI: 10.1111/ajr.12228. Go to website

Hughes, C. E., Cowdery, N., & Ritter, A. (2015). Deemed supply in Australian drug trafficking laws: a justifiable legal provision? Current Issues in Criminal Justice, 27(1), 1-20.

Lenton, E. and Fraser, S. (2015). Hepatitis C health promotion and the anomalous sexual subject. Social Theory & Health. DOI: 10.1057/sth.2015.6. Go to website

Lewis, J., Molnar, A., Allsop, D., Copeland, J., & Fu, S. (2015). Rapid elimination of Carboxy-THC in a cohort of chronic cannabis users. International Journal of Legal Medicine, Advance online publication, 1-6. DOI: 10.1007/s00414-015-1241-z. Go to website

Marel, C., Mills, K., Darke, S., Ross, J., Burns, L., & Teesson, M. (2015). Can we predict retention in longitudinal studies of substance use? Findings from the Australian Treatment Outcome Study. Addictive Behaviors, 51, 38-43. DOI:10.1016/j.addbeh.2015.07.002. Go to website 

McBride, N. (2015). Paternal involvement in alcohol exposure during pre-conception and pregnancy. Australian Nursing & Midwifery Journal, 22, (10), pp. 51.

Miller, A., Massey, P.D., Judd, J., Kelly, J., Durrheim, D.N., Clough, A.R., Speare, R. and Saggers, S. (2015). Using a participatory action research framework to listen to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people in Australia about Pandemic Influenza. Rural and Remote Health 15: 2923. (Online) 2015. Go to website

Minozzi, S., Cinquini, M., Amato, L., Davoli, M., Farrell, M. F., Pani, P. P., & Vecchi, S. (2015). Anticonvulsants for cocaine dependence. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, Issue 4, Art. No.: CD006754. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD006754.pub4. Go to website

Olsen, A., Higgs, P. and Maher, L. (2015). A review of qualitative research in Drug and Alcohol Review. Drug and Alcohol Review, 34, (5), pp. 474-476. DOI: 10.1111/dar.12307. Go to website

Pennay, A. (2015). “What goes up must go down”: An exploration of the relationship between drug-related pleasure and harm experienced by a sample of regular “party drug” users. Drugs: Education, Prevention and Policy, 22, (3), pp. 185-192. DOI: 10.3109/09687637.2015.1016398
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Pidd, K., Kostadinov, V., & Roche, A. (2015). Do workplace policies work? An examination of the relationship between AOD policies and workers' substance use. International Journal of Drug Policy. DOI: 10.1016/j.drugpo.2015.08.017. Go to website

Pienaar, K. (2015). Claiming rights, making citizens: HIV and the performativity of biological citizenship. Social Theory & Health. DOI: 10.1057/sth.2015.26. Go to website

Roche, A., Pidd,K., & Kostadinov, V. (2015). Alcohol- and drug-related absenteeism: A costly problem. Australian New Zealand Journal of Public Health. DOI: 10.1111/1753-6405.12414. Go to website

Seear, K., Fraser, S., Moore, D. and Murphy, D.A. (2015). Understanding and responding to anabolic steroid injecting and hepatitis C risk in Australia: A research agenda. Drugs: Education, Prevention and Policy. DOI: 10.3109/09687637.2015.1061975. Go to website

Sordo, L., Bravo, M. J., Barrio, G., Indave, B. I., Degenhardt, L., & Pastor-Barriuso, R. (2015). Potential bias due to outcome-related loss to follow-up in cohort studies on incidence of drug injection: systematic review and meta- analysis. Addiction, 110(8), 1247-1257. DOI: 10.1111/add.12940. Go to website

Wilkes, E.T. (2015). Aboriginal autonomy and the reduction of alcohol related harm. Drug and Alcohol Review, 34, (5), pp. 469-470. DOI: 10.1111/dar.12297. Go to website

White, V., Faulkner, A., Coomber, K., Azar, D., Room, R., Livingston, M., Chikritzhs, T.N. and Wakefield, M. (2015). How has alcohol advertising in traditional and online media in Australia changed? Trends in advertising expenditure 1997–2011. Drug and Alcohol Review, 34, (5), pp. 521–530. DOI:  10.1111/dar.12286. Go to website