The 2020 NDARC Annual Research Symposium

Venue: Online Darlinghurst, NSW, Australia

Start Date: Thu 5 Nov 2020 Start Time: 1330

End Date: Thu 5 Nov 2020 End Time: 1500

Session One: Substance use in the COVID-19 era: Research findings and clinical implications

The first session is focused on research findings and clinical implications of substance use during the COVID-19 pandemic.

The session includes presentations on projects and studies driven by researchers at NDARC including Drug Trends, the Australians’ Drug Use: Adapting to Pandemic Threats’ (ADAPT) Study, Australian Parental Supply of Alcohol Longitudinal Study (APSALS), and the COVID-19 Health Care Workers (HEROES) Study.

There will also be a panel discussion with experts from wide ranging fields, including:

  • Jude Byrne, National Project Coordinator at the Australian Injecting and Illicit Drug Users League (AIVL)
  • Dr Fadil Pedic, Manager, Strategic Research and Evaluation, Alcohol and Other Drugs at NSW Health
  • Julie Babineau, CEO of Odyssey House

Organisation: National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre (NDARC)


Topic: Health / Medical