Drugs and public policy

Investigators: Professor Robin Room

This project includes a range of analyses concerning the social classification and handling of drugs, including:

  • the handling of substance use disorders in the International Classification of Diseases and of psychoactive substances in international treaties
  • concrete options for reform of the international drug treaties
  • the effectiveness of diverse strategies for reducing drug-related harms

Contact: Professor Robin Room
Ph: (03) 8413 8430