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INFORMING POLICY, ASSESSING ACTION

Photo gallery


Launch of Australia21 report, March 2012

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Professor Bob Douglas and I authored this report from an Australia21 Roundtable on reforming drug policy. The report, and an accompanying background paper that I wrote, are online here .


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Inaugural Annual ACT Alcohol and Other Drug Awards, December 2009: Outstanding Contributions Award

On 12 Dec 2009 David was the recipient of the Outstanding Contributions Award at the Inaugural Annual ACT Alcohol and Other Drug Award ceremony at the Legislative Assembly for the ACT. The award was presented by Ms Mary Porter MLA.


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Course 'Bridging the Research/Policy Divide'

Here are the Fellows, Volunteer and Faculty for the 2010 course, conducted at ANU and supported by AusAID, on 'Bridging the Research/Policy Divide in Asia and the Pacific'. David (back row, fifth from the left) was a Faculty member.


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Book: Research Integration Using Dialogue Methods

In 2009 ANU E Press published a book that I authored with Professor Gabriele Bammer and Peter Deane, Research Integration using Dialogue Methods. It available as a free download from ANU E Press.


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The Alexander Maconochie Centre

My interests in corrections health have lead me to advocate for a trial of a needle syringe program (NSP) at Canberra's new prison, the Alexander Maconochie Centre. This reflects the strong body of evidence as to the effectiveness of such services, and the human rights imperatives that drive them.

Here is an aerial photo of the Alexander Maconochie Centre; source: ACT Corrective Services.


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Syringe Vending Machines Trial Evaluation

A couple of years ago SRE conducted an evaluation of a trial of syringe vending machines in the ACT. The report of the evaluation is here.

This is an image of a Canberra syringe vending machine, on the wall, with a sharps disposal bin adjacent to it.


National Drug & Alcohol Honour Roll

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David's speech on induction into the National Drug & Alcohol Honour Roll, Sydney, 25 June 2011.


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