Drug Trends Conference

2012 National Drug Trends Conference

National Maritime Museum, Darling Harbour, Sydney

8.00am – 4.00pm

Tuesday 9th October 2011

Drugs, crime and the front line: Australasian Perspective


The National Drug Trends Conference will present recent findings in illicit drug use, markets and related harms across Australia. Convened by Australia’s largest drug monitoring systems, the Illicit Drug Reporting System (IDRS) and the Ecstasy and Related Drugs Reporting System (EDRS), the one day conference will include the first release of the 2012 findings.

We are also delighted to announce that there will be presentations from a number of distinguished international and national guest speakers, including Dr Chris Wilkins (SHORE, Massey University, NZ), Dr Malcolm Dobbin (Dept of Health, VIC), Dr Marianne Jauncey (MSIC), Dr Alex Wodak (St Vincents Hospital), Mr Peter Bowron (Toxicology Unit, Macquarie Hospital), Dr David Bright (UNSW), Ms Claire Rickards (NSW Police), Ms Annie Madden (AIVL), Dr Raimondo Bruno (UTAS), and Ms Amanda Roxburgh (NDARC).


Please visit the Conference website (link below) for the full event agenda.



To register please see the conference website http://www.cvent.com/events/national-drug-trends-conference-2012/invitation-ee34d144a427422d943081a00893db7b.aspx

Registration Cost

Conference costs
Registration $250
Student $200
Cancellation fee $80

The IDRS and EDRS are funded by the Australian Government Department of Health and Ageing.


We look forward to seeing you in Sydney!