New scientific dimensions of alcohol and drug use in young people
Yvonne Bonomo is a Physician in Addiction Medicine and Adolescent Medicine. She is Director of the Department of Addiction Medicine, St Vincent's Hospital Melbourne and is the Medical Head of Unit, Women's Alcohol and Drug Service (WADS) at the Royal Women's Hospital, Melbourne. Yvonne Bonomo is an Associate Professor, Department of Medicine, University of Melbourne. She is currently on the Board of YSAS (Youth Support and Advocacy Service), a member of the Independent Medical Advisory Committee (IMAC) for Medicinal Cannabis to the State Government of Victoria and an Expert Advisor to the World Health Organisation in Substance Use and Young People. Her clinical and research interests relate to various aspects of addiction, medicinal cannabis, and alcohol and other drug use in young people. Her experience with youth includes having worked in Adolescent Medicine at the Royal Children's Hospital, Melbourne, at the Youth Substance Abuse Service, Turning Point Alcohol and Drug Centre and Juvenile Justice. She was a Member of the Board of the Australian Drug Foundation (2006-2009) and she has filled a number of roles at the Royal Australasian College of Physicians (RACP).
Royal Australasian College of Physicians.
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