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Discovery grant for NDRI Melbourne-led project
Wungening and NDRI collaborate on new research
Panels, diversity of topics rated highly in feedback
Updated tool shows alcohol harm trends in Australia
Alcohol fuels the coronavirus pandemic in different ways
A resource for service providers working with young Aboriginal women and girls
New project is investigating the social and criminal justice impacts of injecting drug use and methamphetamine smoking.
'Social costs' research shows alcohol use cost Australia $67 billion in one year, in health, workplace and other costs.
NDRI has two Melbourne-based ARC-funded PhD scholarships to research how declines in youth drinking can be maintained.
The combination of an ageing population and concurrent alcohol and prescription drug use will challenge the health sector.
Making a difference in Australia
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