Evaluation of the Australian Drug Information Network (ADIN) project

  • Research program: Prevention and early intervention
  • Project status: Completed
  • Start date: February 2000
  • Expected end date: February 2001
  • Completion date: November 2010
  • Funded by: Australian Drug Foundation
  • Lead organisation:

NDRI is providing a consultancy on technical aspects of Australian Drug Information Network (ADIN) project's evaluation. This project is funded by the Commonwealth Government to develop a portal website with the capability of delivering relevant, reliable and authoritative drug information to the general community and to a range of professional groups. Two major evaluation reports on the project have been submitted to the Commonwealth Government. The most recent, submitted in December 2002, indicates that ADIN is performing well an an information portal, with steadily increasing use and overall user satisfaction.

Name & Contact Details Role Research Program Location
  • Chief Investigator: Fiona Lindsay,
  • Project staff: Richard Midford, Curtin University

Lindsay, F., Midford, R. and Cooper, M., G. (2002). Researching drug information needs in Australia. Drug and Alcohol Review, 21, (3), pp. 287-294. [RJ402] Abstract