Qualifications - PhD
Kev is a social researcher with a background in the sociology of health and illness, criminology and cultural studies. His doctoral research EXAMINED the non-medical use of pain medication. Kev is currently undertaking a project examining the natural history of pharmaceutical opioid use and transitions from pharmaceutical opioids to heroin and/or injection drug use among young Australians.
Research Areas - alcohol and other drugs, the sociology of crime and deviance, social and cultural theory