The Australasian Professional Society on Alcohol and other Drugs


Source: Department of Health Covid 19 InformationAPSAD continues to monitor the impact of COVID-19 and is constantly reviewing the situation with your safety in mind. As the situation develops, we are working on and towards offering the best solutions and outcomes for our members and stakeholders. The APSAD 2021 Brisbane Conference will be held in Brisbane on 7-10 November 2021 as a hybrid event.

The APSAD 2020 WEBINAR SERIES was held in November in lieu of the conference, videos of the webinars are now available through the website and YouTube. The 2020 APSAD Awards for Excellence in Science, Research and Practice were presented during the webinar series, and is available to watch.

The office is open and staff are available via phone and email, please check the Contact Us page to find the appropriate email for your query.

For a list of resources available head to the COVID-19 Information page, you can also access this page through the Quicklinks menu.

If you have any concerns in relation to COVID-19 (novel-coronavirus), please read the Australian Government Department of Health’s advice, the New Zealand’s Ministry of Health’s advice or review the World Health Organization’s latest advice for the public.


Tobacco Treatment Specialist Finder

nicotine patch and chewin gum used for smoking cessation reducedAPSAD is currently building a new website which will include a Tobacco Treatment Specialist (TTS) Finder.

While the site is under construction please contact the APSAD office at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or by phone on (02) 9252 2281 to find a TTS in your area.




The Australasian Professional Society on Alcohol & other Drugs (APSAD) is the Asia Pacific's leading multidisciplinary organisation for professionals involved in the alcohol and other drug field. APSAD is dedicated to increasing the profile of the issues related to the use of alcohol and other drugs, through the dissemination of information from the wide range of professions involved in this field...

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