Date: 20th June 2019
One of the leading drug and alcohol educators in Australasia, Paul Dillon’s mission in life is dedicated to the health and wellbeing of young people, to ensure they have the tools to stay safe in environments where alcohol and drugs are present. With a broad knowledge of a range of content areas, Paul regularly provides media comment and is regarded as a key social commentator in Australia, appearing on a wide range of television programs including Sunrise, TODAY and the 7PM Project discussing topical issues. He has had many media interviews on the subject of drug culture, and his current areas of interest are drug education, youth issues, and ecstasy and related drugs. Paul also had a regular spot on a national radio program for seven years where he dealt with current youth drug issues. Paul has also been involved in the interviewing of key informants for the World Health Organisation (WHO) Cocaine Study as well as the National Survey of Ecstasy and Other Party Drugs. He has also acted as a consultant for the United Nations, developing and trialling a UNODC Global Youth Training Workshop preventing amphetamine type stimulants (ATS) among young people.
In this, his latest compelling presentation, Paul shares accurate and up-to-date information about alcohol and other drugs. Find out what’s happening, what’s out there and what you can do to help your teenager navigate the alcohol and drug frontier.
Presented in conjunction with Christ’s College.
When: Thursday 20 June at 7:30pm
Where: Christ’s College Chapman Room
Tickets: Free but pre-registration essential
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