Drug checking services in Australia: Reflections on rapidly evolving practices

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Drug checking services in Australia: Reflections on rapidly evolving practices

6 December @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Free

The Monash Addiction Research Centre is hosting a webinar on Tuesday, 6 December titled Drug checking services in Australia: Reflections on rapidly evolving practices

A panel of experts will discuss the past, present and future of drug checking, monitoring and early warning systems. They will explore recent examples of drug checking and monitoring in the Australian context, including research trials conducted at the Groovin the Moo music festival, the new CanTEST fixed site trial in Canberra, and the Rapid and Precise Intelligence on Drugs Pilot Program in Victoria.

Panellists for the webinar are:

  • Professor Suzi Nielsen, Deputy Director of the Monash Addiction Research Centre and a National Health and Medical Research Council Career Development Fellow
  • Associate Professor Anna Olsen, ANU Medical School
  • Bronwyn Hendry, CEO of Directions Health
  • Associate Professor John Fitzgerald, Rapid and Precise Intelligence on Drugs Pilot Program

 

Webinar details

Date: Tuesday, 6 December 2022

Time: 11am – 12pm

Register: https://drugchecking.eventbrite.com.au

Details

Date:
6 December
Time:
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Website:
https://drugchecking.eventbrite.com.au

Organiser

Monash Addiction Research Centre
Phone:
03 9904 4262
Email:
marc.info@monash.edu.au
Website:
https://www.monash.edu/medicine/ehcs/marc/home