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.
Giving and growing
Philanthropy is now viewed as a way of creating communities of people with a shared goal of bringing positive, practical change to the world.
A playground for the brain
Innovative treatment approaches to compulsions and addictions are the focus of the new neuroscience research lab, BrainPark.
David Winston Turner Endowment Fund
Using the latest thinking in brain research, BrainPark – The David W. Turner Research Clinic, will empower people with compulsivity disorders to create healthier lives for themselves.
Back from the brink
A sudden funding change plunged a youth service into an existential crisis. To survive required a radical shift in how it operated.
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.
Food for thought
Understanding how our brain responds to good and bad food choices could help combat the world's obesity epidemic.
Pokies addict loses case against Crown Melbourne
Bid to force poker machine changes to better reflect winning chances fails in historic court case.
Delving into ice psychosis
A new study has looked at why some crystal meth users are more likely to experience mental health problems than others.
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.
All victims should be equal
The government's proposed redress scheme for victims of institutional child sexual abuse controversially excludes some victims
Senior Lecturer, Department of Accounting
Associate professor, School of Psychological Sciences & Monash Institute of Cognitive & Clinical Neurosciences
Professor and Head, Department of Community Emergency Health and Paramedic Practice
Head of Gambling and Social Determinants
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 (Research), Psychology
Postdoctoral Research Fellow in Monash institute of Cognitive and Clinical Neurosciences
Lecturer, Department of Accounting
Senior Research Fellow, Psychology
PhD Candidate at the Centre for Medicine Use and Safety, Faculty of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences
Professor, Surgery Alfred Hospital
Associate Professor, Physiology Biomedicine Discovery Institute