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Geoff Munro

Geoff Munro- National Policy Manager

Geoff Munro is the ADF's National Policy Manager His role involves advising on drug policy issues, communicating with various audiences and assisting the ADF to disseminate its views.

Dr Ben O'Mara

Dr Ben O'Mara

John Rogerson

Julie Rae

Julie Rae- Primary prevention evangelist

With over 30 years’ experience in the information industry, Julie is active in the alcohol and other drug sector and passionate about always returning to what the evidence can tell us.

Ian Comben

Tapuwa Bofu

Tapuwa Bofu- Senior Community Development Officer, LDAT program

With more than a decades’ experience in the community development sector, Tapuwa’s focus is on improving the health and well-being of communities across Australia.

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Avoiding the risk of drugs
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Reducing the risks of drugs

Avoiding drugs is the best way to make sure you create good memories. If you are going to take drugs….

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staying safe at schoolies
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Staying safe on Schoolies

As we head toward the end of the year, Schoolies celebrations are in full swing and will continue into December.….

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Methadone dose, cup
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Methadone: how it works and why it’s legal

There has been a lot of recent media attention on methadone, emphasising a range of factually incorrect messages..

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Alcohol and other drug use, and homelessness
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Alcohol and other drug use, and homelessness

Homelessness in Australia has been steadily rising in recent years with reports showing that roughly 105,237, or 1 in 200….

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Overdose Awareness Day – Time to remember. Time to Act.

31st August: International Overdose Awareness Day – Time to remember. Time to Act. International Overdose Awareness Day spreads a critical….

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Substance misuse – the gender divide explained
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Substance misuse – the gender divide explained

Insight comparing variations in substance misuse, stigma and treatment take-up between the sexes in Australia..

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Medically supervised injecting centres: dispelling the myths

Evidence to support the existence of medically supervised injecting centres is overwhelming yet a lack of understanding of the purpose….

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PIEDs
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Performance and image enhancing drugs (PIEDs)

Performance and image enhancing drugs (PIEDs) are substances taken by people who would like to change their physical appearance, enhance….

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Drug checking: harm reduction
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Drug checking: a harm reduction strategy

We take a closer look at what drug checking is, how it works and the need in Australia, and how….

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2018 CDAT Conference
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2018 CDAT Conference: sharing learnings to prevent harm

Insight into the 2018 CDAT Conference to reduce alcohol and other drug harms in Australia..

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Medicinal, recreational and synthetic cannabis
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Medicinal, recreational and synthetic cannabis use

Insight into the various forms of cannabis use in Australia..

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Why is everyone talking about codeine?
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Why is everyone talking about codeine?

Insight into why everyone is talking about the rescheduling of codeine..

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