Peter Miller (PhD) is a Professor of Violence Prevention and Addiction Studies and Co-Director of the Violence Prevention Group at the School of Psychology, Deakin University. He is also the Commissioning Editor of the journal Addiction. His research interests include: Alcohol-related violence in licensed venues; Alcohol/drug use in rural populations; Suicide-related behaviour, and; the behaviour of vested interests such as the global alcohol industry in influencing the research and policy process. Peter has conducted research in Australia and England into needle and syringe programs, overdose prevention and treatment effectiveness for over ten years and is an Executive board member of the International Society of Addiction Journal Editors and the Australian National Alliance for Action on Alcohol.
2013 National Award for Excellence in Drug and Alcohol Research