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National Drug Research Institute

Preventing Harmful Drug Use In Australia

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William Gilmore

Research Fellow

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william.gilmore@curtin.edu.au

Introduction

William is a Research Fellow and PhD Candidate in Alcohol Policy at the National Drug Research Institute. He holds an MSc in Geographic Information Science with a particular focus on public health and has worked in the field of public health, in both health service and academic positions, since 2008.

Qualifications

  • MSc, University College London
  • BSc (Hons), Newcastle University

Current projects

  • Young Australians Alcohol Reporting System 2016-2017 Details
  • National Alcohol Sales Data Project (NASDP) - Stage 5 Details
  • Pub extended trading hours: Effects on drunkenness and alcohol-related harm Details
  • Investigating the impact of liquor superstores in Western Australia Details
  • Modelling the public health and safety impacts of liquor licensing changes on communities: enhancing evidence-based liquor licensing decisions Details
  • National Alcohol Indicators Project (NAIP) Details

Publications

Droste, N., Kaestle, C., Curtis, A., Hyder, S., Coomber, K., Pennay, A., Chikritzhs, T.N., Lam, T., Gilmore, W. and Miller, P.G. Comparing levels of blood alcohol concentration and indicators of impairment in nightlife patrons. Drug and Alcohol Review. [In Press] [RJ1374]

Gilmore, I. and Gilmore, W. Alcohol. In Davey, P. and Sprigings, D. (eds.) Diagnosis and Treatment in Internal Medicine. Oxford University Press, Oxford. [In Press] [CH192]

Gilmore, W., Brown, K. and Gilmore, I. Prevention approaches to alcohol-related harm. In Bhugra, D., Bhui, K., Wong, S. and Gilman, S. (eds.) Oxford Textbook of Public Mental Health. Oxford University Press, Oxford. [In Press] [CH211]

Coomber, K., Mayshak, R., Hyder, S., Droste, N., Curtis, A., Pennay, A., Gilmore, W., Lam, T., Chikritzhs, T.N. and Miller, P.G. (2017). Demographic and substance use factors associated with non-violent alcohol-related injuries among patrons of Australian night-time entertainment districts. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 14, (1), pp. 75. DOI: 10.3390/ijerph14010075 [RJ1297] Paper

Curtis, A., Coomber, K., Droste, N., Hyder, S., Mayshak, R., Lam, T., Gilmore, W., Chikritzhs, T.N. and Miller, P.G. (2017). Consumption plans for the rest of the night among Australian nightlife patrons. International Journal of Alcohol and Drug Research, 6, (1), pp. 19-25. [RJ1352]

Hyder, S., Coomber, K., Pennay, A., Droste, N., Curtis, A., Mayshak, R., Lam, T., Gilmore, W., Chikritzhs, T.N. and Miller, P.G. (2017). Correlates of verbal and physical aggression among patrons of licensed venues in Australia. Drug and Alcohol Review. [RJ1249] Abstract

Lam, T., Lenton, S., Ogeil, R., Burns, L., Aiken, A., Chikritzhs, T.N., Gilmore, W., Lloyd, B., Wilson, J.C., Lubman, D., Mattick, R. and Allsop, S. (2017). Most recent risky drinking session with Australian teenagers. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, 41, (1), pp. 105–110. DOI: 10.1111/1753-6405.12598 [RJ1209] Paper

Chikritzhs, T.N., Allsop, S., Gilmore, W. and Rechichi, V. (2016). Submission to the Senate Legal and Constitutional Affairs Committee Inquiry into the need for a nationally-consistent approach to alcohol-fuelled violence. [R289] Paper

Chikritzhs, T.N., Gilmore, W., Rechichi, V. and Allsop, S. (2016). Submission to the Independent Review of the Impact of Liquor Law Reforms in NSW. [R288] Paper

Gilmore, W., Chikritzhs, T.N., Stockwell, T.R., Jernigan, D., Naimi, T.S. and Gilmore, I. (2016). Alcohol: taking a population perspective. Nature Reviews Gastroenterology & Hepatology, 13, (7), pp. 426-434. DOI: 10.1038/nrgastro.2016.70 [RJ1156] Paper

Gilmore, W., Liang, W. and Chikritzhs, T.N. (2016). The Wild West: Associations between mining and violence in Western Australia. Australian Journal of Rural Health, 24, (2), pp. 136-143. DOI: 10.1111/ajr.12228 [RJ1079] Paper

Hobday, M., Meuleners, L., Liang, W., Gilmore, W. and Chikritzhs, T.N. (2016). Associations between alcohol outlets and emergency department injury presentations: Effects of distance from the central business district. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, 40, (1), pp. 43-48. DOI: 10.1111/1753-6405.12492 [RJ1126] Paper

Lam, T., Lenton, S., Chikritzhs, T.N., Gilmore, W., Burns, L., Aiken, A., Ogeil, R., Lloyd, B., Lubman, D., Mattick, R. and Allsop, S. (2016). Designed to protect: impact of alcohol policy measures on young risky drinkers. Young Australians Alcohol Reporting System bulletin 3. [UJ208] Paper Abstract

Lensvelt, E., Gilmore, W., Gordon, E., Liang, W. and Chikritzhs, T.N. (2016). Trends in estimated alcohol-attributable assault hospitalisations in Australia 2003/04 to 2012/13. National Alcohol Indicators Project, Bulletin No. 15. National Drug Research Institute, Curtin University, Perth, Western Australia. [R291] Paper Abstract

Lensvelt, E., Liang, W., Gilmore, W., Gordon, E., Hobday, M. and Chikritzhs, T.N. (2016). The effect of the Australian ‘alcopops tax’ on alcohol-related emergency department presentations for injury in two states. Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs, 77, (5), pp. 730-739. DOI: 10.15288/jsad.2016.77.730 [RJ1159] Paper

Liang, W., Gilmore, W. and Chikritzhs, T.N. (2016). The effect of short-term alcohol restriction on risk of alcohol-related injury: A state wide population-based study. International Journal of Drug Policy, 28, pp. 55-59. DOI: 10.1016/j.drugpo.2015.11.007 [RJ1160] Paper

Loxley, W., Catalano, P., Gilmore, W. and Chikritzhs, T.N. (2016). National Alcohol Sales Data Project Stage 4 - Bulletin. National Drug Research Institute, Curtin University, Perth. [R285] Paper

Loxley, W., Gilmore, W., Catalano, P. and Chikritzhs, T.N. (2016). National Alcohol Sales Data Project Stage 5 Report, 2016. National Drug Research Institute, Curtin University, Perth. ISBN: 978-0-9942806-3-3 [T247] Paper

Ogeil, R., Lloyd, B., Lam, T., Lenton, S., Burns, L., Aiken, A., Gilmore, W., Chikritzhs, T.N., Mattick, R., Allsop, S. and Lubman, D. (2016). Pre-drinking behaviour of young heavy drinkers: Differences based on demographics and location. Substance Use and Misuse, 51, (10), pp. 1297-1306. DOI: 10.3109/10826084.2016.1168443 [RJ1020] Paper

Gilmore, I. and Gilmore, W. (2015). Epidemiology of alcohol use. In Neuberger, J. and DiMartini, A.F. (eds.) Alcohol Abuse and Liver Disease (1st ed). John Wiley & Sons Ltd, Oxford. ISBN: 978-1118887288 [CH202]

Gilmore, W., Liang, W., Catalano, P., Pascal, R., Broyd, A., Lensvelt, E., Kirby, G. and Chikritzhs, T.N. (2015). Off-site outlets and alcohol-related harm. National Drug Law Enforcement Research Fund, Canberra. [M93] Paper

Lam, T., Lenton, S., Burns, L., Aiken, A., Ogeil, R., Gilmore, W., Chikritzhs, T.N., Lloyd, B., Lubman, D., Mattick, R. and Allsop, S. (2015). Alcohol policy impact on young risky drinkers and their support for proposed measures. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, 39, (2), pp. 129-134. DOI: 10.1111/1753-6405.12326 [RJ1021] Paper

Lensvelt, E., Gilmore, W., Gordon, E., Hobday, M., Liang, W. and Chikritzhs, T.N. (2015). Trends in estimated alcohol-related emergency department presentations in Australia, 2005-06 to 2011-12. National Alcohol Indicators Project, Bulletin No. 14. National Drug Research Institute, Curtin University, Perth. [R279] Paper

Loxley, W., Gilmore, W., Catalano, P. and Chikritzhs, T.N. (2015). National Alcohol Sales Data Project Stage 4 Report, 2014. National Drug Research Institute, Curtin University, Perth, Western Australia. [T232] Paper

Azar, D., White, V., Bland, S., Livingston, M., Room, R., Chikritzhs, T.N., Durkin, S., Gilmore, W. and Wakefield, M. (2014). 'Something's Brewing': The changing trends in alcohol coverage in Australian newspapers 2000-2011. Alcohol and Alcoholism, 49, (3), pp. 336-342. DOI: 10.1093/alcalc/agt139 [RJ930] Paper

Gilmore, W., Loxley, W. and Chikritzhs, T.N. (2014). Research Focus: The National Alcohol Sales Data Project. Drug and Alcohol Research Connections. [UJ213] Paper

Miller, P.G., Pennay, A., Droste, N., Butler, E., Jenkinson, R., Quinn, B., Chikritzhs, T.N., Tomsen, S., Wadds, P., Jones, S., Palmer, D., Barrie, L., Lam, T., Gilmore, W. and Lubman, D. (2014). A comparative study of breath-alcohol concentrations in Australian night-time entertainment districts. Drug and Alcohol Review, 33, (4), pp. 338-345. DOI: 10.1111/dar.12145 [RJ999] Paper

Miller, P.G., Pennay, A., Droste, N., Jenkinson, R., Quinn, B., Chikritzhs, T.N., Tomsen, S., Wadds, P., Jones, S., Palmer, D., Barrie, L., Lam, T., Gilmore, W. and Lubman, D. (2014). Patron Offending and Intoxication in Night-Time Entertainment Districts (POINTED). In Manton, L., Room, R., Giorgi, C. and Thorn, M. (eds.) Stemming the tide of alcohol: Liquor licensing and the public interest. Foundation for Alcohol Research and Education in collaboration with the University of Melbourne. [CH203]

Pascal, R., Gilmore, W., Broyd, A., Lensvelt, E. and Chikritzhs, T.N. (2014). Trends in estimated alcohol attributable deaths in Australia, 1996-2010: Liver cancer, alcoholic liver disease and colorectal cancer. National Alcohol Indicators Project, Bulletin No. 13. National Drug Research Institute, Curtin University, Perth. [R273] Paper

Gilmore, W. and Gilmore, I. (2013). Alcohol control strategies: the gap between evidence and practice. British Journal of General Practice, 63, (613), pp. 396-397. DOI: 10.3399/bjgp13X670507 [RJ929] Paper

Gilmore, W., Chikritzhs, T.N. and Gilmore, I. (2013). Alcohol: is the evidence base guiding public policy? International Journal of Evidence-Based Healthcare, 11, (2), pp. 85-86. DOI: 10.1111/1744-1609.12021 [RJ914] Paper

Loxley, W., Catalano, P., Gilmore, W. and Chikritzhs, T.N. (2013). National Alcohol Sales Data Project Stage 3 Report, 2012. National Drug Research Institute, Curtin University, Perth, Western Australia. [T229] Paper

Miller, P.G., Pennay, A., Droste, N., Jenkinson, R., Quinn, B., Chikritzhs, T.N., Tomsen, S., Wadds, P., Jones, S., Palmer, D., Barrie, L., Lam, T., Gilmore, W. and Lubman, D. (2013). Patron Offending and Intoxication in Night-Time Entertainment Districts (POINTED). No. 46. National Drug Law Enforcement Research Fund (NDLERF), Canberra, Australian Capital Territory. [M80] Paper Abstract

Pascal, R., Liang, W., Gilmore, W. and Chikritzhs, T.N. (2013). Risks of alcohol-attributable hospitalisation and death in Australia over time: Evidence of divergence by region, age and sex. Australasian Medical Journal, 6, (3), pp. 134-151. DOI: 10.4066/AMJ.2013.1618 [RJ903] Paper

Gilmore, I. and Gilmore, W. (2012). The politics of the liver. In Misselbrook, D. and Whitescarver, J. (eds.) HIV: Emerging Challenges in an Ongoing Epidemic. Royal Society of Medicine Press Ltd., London. ISBN: 978-1-85315-979-4 [CH191]