What price a life?
Recent reports of death threats to AFL players over failed wagers calls into question – again – the cosy relationship sporting code administrations have with bookmakers.
Episode 16: #NoFilter
What does the world look like if we fail to properly address the impacts of social media on mental health?
High-risk online gamble
COVID-19-enforced shutdowns of pubs, clubs and casinos could push high-risk gamblers to shift their habit online.
Pokies, guns and money
The tactics used by the Australian gaming machine lobby are disturbingly similar to those of the NRA in the US.
A playground for the brain
Innovative treatment approaches to compulsions and addictions are the focus of the new neuroscience research lab, BrainPark.
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.
Pokies addict loses case against Crown Melbourne
Bid to force slot machine changes to better reflect winning chances fails in historic court case.
Pokies ban would help Tasmania's gamblers
Disadvantage predicts the extent of poker machine losses far more in the Apple Isle than in other Australian states and territories.
Pokies, we have a problem
Poker machines are doing great harm, but the gaming industry's deep pockets means it's an issue that's unlikely to be solved any time soon.
Head of Gambling and Social Determinants
Associate Professor, Psychology and Counselling
Director, Bachelor of Global Studies
Professor (Research), Psychology
Senior Research Fellow, Psychology
Professor (Research), Turner Institute For the Brain and Mental Health
Head, Servier Drug Discovery Program
Professor, Addiction Studies and Services; Director, Turning Point Alcohol and Drug Centre
Associate Professor & ARC DECRA Fellow, Centre for Health Economics
Associate Professor, Law Research Services
NHMRC Career Development Fellow, Senior Research Fellow & Psychologist
Professor, Surgery Alfred Hospital