Harm Reduction Victoria

HRVic’s Substance Specific Series – Novel/New Psychoactive Substances Seminar

by Admin on 07/07/2015


Harm Reduction Victoria proudly presents the first of their

2015  on

Novel Psychoactive Substances:

The Low Down on Legal Highs’

– What Are They? Who’s Taking Them? Are They Really Legal? Are They Safe? 

Harm Reduction Victoria has brought together four of Australia’s leading experts on novel psychoactive substances, to discuss: their prevalence, trends in use, the legality and effects. 

Featuring presentations by Dr. David Caldicott– Emergency Consultant & Clinical Senior Lecturer in the Faculty of Medicine at the Australian National University, widely published author, designed & piloted Welsh Emergency Department Investigation of Novel Substances (WEDINOS) project in the UK , and long time harm reduction & pill testing advocate, Fiona Patten,MLC– leader of the Australian Sex Party & former CEO of Australia’s national adult retail association, the Eros Association, Stephanie Tzanetis co ordinator of Harm Reduction Victoria’s renowned and highly successful DanceWize program, and Dr. Stephen Bright– ethnopharmacologist, founding member of PRISM, published author and advocate of harm reduction and evidence-based AOD approaches.

Hear the latest research and find out whether these substances are an amazing breakthrough for mankind or a potential disaster.

This speaker’s seminar runs on Tuesday 28th July from 2pm-6pm at

Melbourne Town Hall’s – Supper Room, 3rd Floor, 90/120 Swanston Street Melbourne VIC Australia

A full panel Q & A session allowing full audience participation, will follow the presentations.

A short intermission & afternoon tea will be provided.

Ticket Prices
HRVic Members

Individual* – FREE
Organisations** – $30 for 3 tickets

Non Members
Professionals – $30 each
Students/Concession – $8 each (student ID/Health Care Card/Pension card sighting required upon entry)

* If HRVic Organisational Members would only like a single ticket, please call the office 03-93291500 for more details
**Sign up for membership at www.hrvic.org.au NOW for a FREE ticket!

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