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ABC 7:30: Health experts say Victoria should prepare struggling drug therapy system for fentanyl influx

ABC 7:30: Health experts say Victoria should prepare struggling drug therapy system for fentanyl influx

Penington Institute CEO, John Ryan, was featured on ABC’s 7:30 last night speaking about the structural challenges facing the Victorian opioid pharmacotherapy treatment system and the need for urgent action to prevent further failures. In August 2023, Penington Institute released a report on pharmacotherapy which provides a comprehensive analysis of the challenges and opportunities of the […]

SBS Dateline: How Pam’s son unknowingly took a drug that killed him

As overdose deaths continue to climb in the US and Canada, driven by fentanyl and other synthetic substances in the unregulated drug market, a growing number of community groups are calling for safe supply. Penington Institute CEO John Ryan spoke to reporter Sophie Bennett about what implications the North American crisis might have for Australia. […]