Research Associate at the National Drug Research Institute, Curtin University

Jodie Grigg is a Research Associate at the National Drug Research Institute (NDRI) where she coordinates the WA arm of the Ecstasy and Related Drugs Reporting System (EDRS). She has over 10 years’ experience in the alcohol and other drugs field working predominantly in research, but also in counselling and education. She has a Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Psychology and is completing her PhD on drug use, drug policy and harm reduction at outdoor music festivals. She hopes the findings from her research will contribute to more evidence-informed responses.

Experience

  • –present
    Research Associate, Curtin University

Education

  • 2011 
    Edith Cowan University, Bachelor of Arts (Psychology) Honours
  • 2008 
    Edith Cowan University, Bachelor of Arts (Psychology and Addiction Studies)

Publications

  • 2018
    Drug detection dogs at Australian outdoor music festivals: Deterrent, detection and iatrogenic effects, International Journal of Drug Policy
  • 2018
    Double dropping down under: Correlates of simultaneous consumption of two ecstasy pills in a sample of Australian outdoor music festival attendees, Drug and Alcohol Review