October 2015
Mike Daube is Professor of Health Policy at Curtin University, where he is Director of the Public Health Advocacy Institute and the McCusker Centre for Action on Alcohol and Youth.

I reckon that the older you are, the more driven you get – and when you get to 67, you become increasingly conscious that there is only limited time in which you can make a contribution.

August 2015
Deputy Director, Research - NCETA

I wish I'd never... ignored the advice my father gave me in the late 1970’s about the importance of investing in real estate for the long term.

June 2015
Director of the NHMRC Centre of Research Excellence in Mental Health and Substance Use (CREMS) based at NDARC

This weekend I will... get to spend some quality time with my gorgeous family, read a book, watch my two fabulous girls play footb

April 2015
Aboriginal Research Team, National Drug Research Institute

I'll never forget... the time I got to sing “From little things big things grow” with the Wolverine (Hugh Jackman) at the 20-20 Summit in Canberra in 2008.

February 2015
Executive Officer, Alcohol Tobacco and Other Drug Association ACT (ATODA)

The qualities I most value in my colleagues are... the generosity of their hearts and minds. Our sector is made up of people who happily and openly share their expertise and experience.

November 2014
Physician and Emeritus Professor of Public Health and Community Medicine, UNSW

I'll never forget... the personalities I have met on ‘skid row’ – lives so different from our own.

September 2014
Director, National Drug Research Institute

I wish I'd never... agreed to become the President of a junior football club!

July 2014
Director, NCETA

I'd originally planned to work... as a geologist (I had a large rock collection under my bed much to my mother's chagrin).

April 2014
Director, NDARC

I’m most scared of... anything bad happening to my two grown children, my daughter who lives in Tokyo and my son who lives in London.