Opioids, overdoses and intent
There's growing evidence that an escape from underlying physical or emotional pain is a common driver of many opioid overdoses.
Preparing the paramedics
A new report reveals alarming statistics regarding male self-harm, and how first responders feel ill-prepared to deal with patients in mental crisis.
Bracing for the opioid tsunami
The drug epidemic that's claimed thousands of lives in the US is swiftly becoming a threat to the health of many Australians.
Episode 8: The science of addiction
Monash experts discuss the research that's helping change the way we view and treat different forms of addiction.
NHMRC Career Development Fellow, Senior Research Fellow & Psychologist
Professor, Surgery Alfred Hospital
Professor, Addiction Studies and Services; Director, Turning Point Alcohol and Drug Centre
Senior Research Fellow, Eastern Health Clinical School
Deputy Director, Monash Addiction Research Centre
Professor and Head, Department of Community Emergency Health and Paramedic Practice
PhD Candidate at the Centre for Medicine Use and Safety, Faculty of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences
Head of Gambling and Social Determinants
Professor (Research), Turner Institute For the Brain and Mental Health
Head, Servier Drug Discovery Program
Associate Professor & ARC DECRA Fellow, Centre for Health Economics
Associate Professor, Law Research Services
Professor (Research), Psychology