Professor Jason Connor

Director

Centre for Youth Substance Abuse
Faculty of Health and Behavioural Sciences

Professor

Princess Alexandra Hospital Southside Clinical Unit
Faculty of Medicine
jason.connor@uq.edu.au
+61 7 3176 2869
+61 7 336 55150

Overview

Jason Connor is a Professor of Clinical and Health Psychology in the Discipline of Psychiatry and Director of the Centre for Youth Substance Abuse Research (2008 - 2014, 2017) at The University of Queensland.

Jason is a clinical psychologist by training and a Fellow of the Australian Psychological Society (APS). He has specialist membership in the APS Health and Clinical Colleges. Jason commenced his academic career after being awarded a National Health and Medical Research Council (NH&MRC) doctoral scholarship (PhD, 2002) for research into substance use disorders. Since moving from full-time clinical practice to academia, he has successfully combined teaching responsibilities with research publishing over 150 peer reviewed papers and receiving $10 million in research funding as Chief Investigator.

His main research focus is substance use disorders. Research areas include substance use assessment and treatment, genetic markers of alcohol and nicotine dependence, measurement of alcohol craving, novel psychological models of problem drinking and the prevention of youth substance abuse.

Jason has received awards for his research (NH&MRC Career Development Fellow; Australian Psychological Society Early Career Research Award), teaching (National Carrick Institute Citation for Excellence in Teaching and Learning) and service to the profession of psychology (Australian Psychological Society Health College Award of Distinction). In addition to his academic roles, he has an appointment with Queensland Health and continues to offer clinical services.

Examples of recent publications:

Connor, J.P., Haber, P.S., Hall, W.D. (2016). Alcohol Use Disorders. LANCET, 387(10022), 988-98.

Connor, J. P. Hall, W.D. (2015). Alcohol burden in low-income and middle-income countries LANCET, 386(10007), 1922-4.

Connor, J.P., Gullo, M.J., Feeney, G.F.X., Kavanagh, D.J., Young, R.McD. (2014). The relationship between cannabis expectancies and cannabis refusal self-efficacy in a treatment population. Addiction. 109, 111-119.

Connor, J.P., Gullo, M.J., White, A., Kelly, A.B. (2014). Polysubstance use: diagnostic challenges, patterns of use and health. Current Opinion in Psychiatry, 27, 269-75.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Social Science, The University of Queensland
  • Bachelor of Arts, The University of Queensland
  • PhD, The University of Queensland

Publications

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Publications

Featured Publications

Book

Book Chapter

  • Gullo, Matthew J., Coates, Jason M, Patton, Kiri and Connor, Jason P. (2016). Beyond CBT: What is the future of alcohol use disorder treatment and prevention?. In Innovations and future directions in the behavioural and cognitive therapies () Samford Valley, Australia: Australian Academic Press.

  • Saunders, John B., Connor, Jason P. and Feeney, Gerald F. X. (2016). Gamma-hydroxybutyric acid (GHB): a discussion of pharmacokinetic and pharmacodynamic effects of GHB including its analogues. In Kim Wolff, Jason White and Steven Karch (Ed.), Handbook of Drug and Alcohol Studies (pp. 271-282) Thousand Oaks, California: Sage Publications.

  • Connor, Jason P., Feeney, Gerald F. X., Kelly, Adrian B. and Saunders, John B. (2016). Polysubstance abuse. In Kim Wolff, Jason White and Steven Karch (Ed.), The SAGE handbook of drug and alcohol studies: biological approaches (pp. 283-305) Thousand Oaks, California: Sage Publications.

  • Kelly, Adrian B., Connor, Jason P. and Toumbourou, John W. (2013). Substance use disorders in young people: Evidence-based prevention and treatment. In Marie Louise Caltabiano and Lina A. Ricciardelli (Ed.), Applied topics in health psychology (pp. 333-347) Chichester, West Sussex, UK: John Wiley and Sons.

  • Steindl, Stan and Connor, Jason (2010). Facilitating behavioural change. In Michele Groves and Jennifer Fitzgerald (Ed.), Communication skills in medicine: Promoting patient-centred care (pp. 33-47) Melbourne, Australia: IP Communications.

  • Fitzgerald, J., Connor, J. and Mitchell, C. (2010). Getting started: How can I help you today?. In Groves, M. and Fitzgerald, J. (Ed.), Communication skills in medicine: Promoting patient-centred care (pp. 7-19) Melbourne, Australia: IP Communications.

  • Kavanagh, David J., Connor, Jason and Young, Ross (2010). Substance Use Disorders. In Jay C. Thomas and Michael Hersen (Ed.), Handbook of Clinical Psychology Competencies (pp. 901-928) New York: Springer Science + Business Media. doi:10.1007/978-0-387-09757-2_32

  • Connor, Jason and Furlong, M. (2009). Quality of life and stress in wheelchair-users. In Victor R. Preedy and Ronald R. Watson (Ed.), Handbook of disease burdens and quality of life measures (pp. 4088-4101) New York , USA: Springer New York. doi:10.1007/978-0-387-78665-0

  • Connor, J. P., Saunders, J. B. and Feeney, G. F. X. (2006). Quality of Life in Substance Use Disorders. In H. Katschnig, H. Freeman and N. Sartorius (Ed.), Quality of Life in Mental Disorders 2 ed. (pp. 199-208) UK: John Wiley and Sons Ltd.

Journal Article

Conference Publication

  • Dietrich, Timo, Rundle-Thiele, Sharyn, Schuster, Lisa, Drennan, Judy, Russell-Bennett, Rebekah, Leo, Cheryl and Connor, Jason (2016). Segmenting Australian High School Students Utilising a Two-Step Cluster Analysis: Differential Effects Following the Game on Know Alcohol Program. In: Rediscovering the Essentiality of Marketing. 18th Academy-of-Marketing-Science (AMS) World Marketing Congress, Bari Italy, (413-414). 14-18 July 2015. doi:10.1007/978-3-319-29877-1_83

  • Hu, Xuelei, Gallagher, Marcus, Loveday, William, Connor, Jason P. and Wiles, Janet (2015). Detecting anomalies in controlled drug prescription data using probabilistic models. In: Stephan K. Chalup, Alan D. Blair and Marcus Randall, Artificial Life and Computational Intelligence: First Australasian Conference, ACALCI 2015, Proceedings. 1st Australasian Conference on Artificial Life and Computational Intelligence, ACALCI 2015, Newcastle, NSW Australia, (337-349). 5 - 7 February 2015.

  • Chan, Gary, Connor, Jason P., Gullo, Matthew J., Young, Ross M. C. D., Hall, Wayne and Feeney, Gerald F. X. (2013). A latent class analysis of polydrug use in treatment-seeking cannabis users: the role of social cognitive mechanisms. In: Special Issue: Abstracts of the Australasian Professional Society on Alcohol and other Drugs Conference. Australasian Professional Society on Alcohol and other Drugs Conference, Brisbane, QLD Australia, (30-30). 24-27 November 2013. doi:10.1111/dar.12077

  • Gullo, Matthew J., Connor, Jason P., George, Suzie M., Kelly, Adrian B. and Young, Ross M. C. D. (2013). A prospective study of mediating cognitive mechanisms in impulsive alcohol use by adolescents. In: Abstracts of the Australasian Professional Society on Alcohol and other Drugs Conference 2013. APSAD 2013: Australasian Professional Society on Alcohol and other Drugs Conference, Brisbane, QLD, Australia, (9-9). 24-27 November, 2013. doi:10.1111/dar.12077

  • Nearhos, J., Van Eps, C. and Connor, J. (2013). Psychological factors associated with successful outcomes in home haemodialysis. In: Abstracts of the 49th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Australian and New Zealand Society of Nephrology. 49th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Australian and New Zealand Society of Nephrology, Brisbane, QLD Australia, (40-40). 9-11 September 2013. doi:10.1111/nep.12121

  • Gullo, Matthew J., Brown, Gavin, Dawe, Sharon, Harnett, Paul, Lynch, Samantha J., Loxton, Natalie J., Connor, Jason P., George, Suzie M., Kelly, Adrian B. and Young, Ross M. C. D. (2013). Symposium: Through a shot glass, darkly: exploring the thinking-Feeling connection in impulsive alcohol use by adolescents. In: Special Issue: Abstracts of the Australasian Professional Society on Alcohol and other Drugs Conference. Australasian Professional Society on Alcohol and other Drugs Conference, Brisbane, QLD Australia, (8-8). 24-27 November 2013. doi:10.1111/dar.12077

  • Gullo, Matthew J., Connor, Jason P., Feeney, Gerald F. X. and Young, Ross M. C. D. (2013). The relationship between expectancies and refusal self-efficacy in cannabis use and dependence. In: Special Issue: Abstracts of the Australasian Professional Society on Alcohol and other Drugs Conference. Australasian Professional Society on Alcohol and other Drugs Conference, Brisbane, QLD Australia, (40-40). 24-27 November 2013. doi:10.1111/dar.12077

  • White, A., Fitz-Walter, Z., Hides, L., Kavanagh, D., Koh, D., Johnson, D., Tjondronegoro, D. and Connor, J. P. (2012). 'On track': could smart phones help us track and moderate out alcohol use?. In: Walk on the Wildside (WOW VI), Brisbane, Australia, (). 18 May 2012.

  • White, Angela, Connor, Jason, Quek, Lake-Hui, Kavanagh, David, Trondronegoro, Dian, Drennan, Judy, Johnson, Daniel and Fitz-Walter, Zachary (2012). 'The App evolution' - can smartphone applications help young people track and moderate alcohol use and potential harms?. In: APS ePsychology Conference, Brisbane, Australia, (). 10-12 August 2012.

  • Thorberg, Fred Arne, Young, R. M., Sullivan, K. A., Lyvers, M., Connor, J. P., Landheim, A. S., Tyssen, R. and Feeney, G. F. X. (2012). Alexithymia in alcohol dependent patients: Gender differences, associations with craving and dependence severity. In: Special Issue: XXX International Congress of Psychology. 30th International Congress of Psychology, Cape Town, South Africa, (94-94). 22-27 July 1012. doi:10.1080/00207594.2012.709088

  • Thorberg, F. A., Young, R. M., Sullivan, K. A., Lyvers, M., Connor, J. P., Landheim, A. S., Tyssen, R. and Feeney, G. F. X. (2012). Alexithymia in alcoholics is mediated by alcohol expectancy, but only for males. In: 3rd Asian Conference on the Social Sciences, Osaka, Japan, (). 3-6 May 2012.

  • Baranoff, J., Hanrahan, S. J., Kapur, D. and Connor, J. P. (2012). Factor structure of the short form of the chronic pain acceptance questionnaire. In: 10th World Conference of Association for Contextual Behavioural Science, Washington, DC, United States, (). 22-25 July 2012.

  • Kelly, Adrian, Toumbourou, John, O’Flaherty, Martin, Patton, George, Homel, Ross, Connor, Jason, Hemphill, Sheryl, Williams, Joanne and Catalano, Richard (2012). Gender-based variations in the association of family relationship quality and alcohol use among very young adolescents 20th annual meeting of the Society for Prevention Research. In: Society for Prevention Research 20th Annual Meeting, Washington, United States, (). 28 May - 1 June 2012.

  • Quek, L. H., White, A., Low, C., Brown, J., Dalton, N., Dow, D. and Connor, J. P. (2012). Good choices, great future: an applied theatre prevention program to reduce alcohol-related risky behaviours during Schoolies. In: Walk on the Wildside (WOW VI), Brisbane, Australia, (). 18 May 2012.

  • Quek, Lake-Hui, Chan, Gary, White, Angela, Connor, Jason P., Baker, Peter, Saunders, John and Kelly, Adrian B. (2012). Multiple drug use in adolescents and young adults. In: Abstracts of the Australasian Professional Society on Alcohol and other Drugs Conference 2012. Australasian Professional Society on Alcohol and other Drugs Conference 2012, Melbourne Australia, (58-58). 18-21 November 2012. doi:10.1111/j.1465-3362.2012.00514.x

  • Connor, J. P., Pegum, N., Feeney, G. F. X. and Young, R. McD. (2012). Psychological and psychosocial functioning in patients with alcohol-related liver disease pre- and post-liver transplantation. In: Special Issue: 35th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Research Society on Alcoholism. 35th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Research Society on Alcoholism (RSA), San Francisco Ca, (239A-239A). 23-27 June 2012. doi:10.1111/j.1530-0277.2012.01803.x

  • Connor, J.P., George, S.M. and Young, R.M. (2012). The relationship between school connectedness and alcohol use in young adolescents: a prospective study. In: RSA Abstracts. 35th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Research Society on Alcoholism (RSA), San Francisco, CA, United States, (129A-129A). 23-27 June 2012. doi:10.1111/j.1530-0277.2012.01803.x

  • White, A., Fitz-Walter, Z., Hides, L., Kavanagh, D. J., Johnson, D., Tjondronegoro, D. and Connor, J. P. (2011). 'On Track' - A mobile phone application and program for tracking and moderating alcohol use. In: 5th International Society for Research on Internet Interventions, Sydney, Australia, (). 6-8 April 2011.

  • White, A., Fitz-Walter, Z., Hides, L., Kavanagh, D. J., Johnson, D., Tjondronegoro, D. and Connor, J. P. (2011). 'On Track': Exploring mobile phone technology to track and moderate alcohol use. In: 6th International Conference on Drugs and Young People, Melbourne, Australia, (). 2-4 May 2011.

  • Connor, J.P., George, S.M., Gullo, M.J., Kelly, A.B. and Young, R.McD. (2011). A longitudinal study of risk factors for early adolescent alcohol misuse: Role of alcohol expectancy and self-efficacy. In: 6th International Conference on Drugs and Young People, Melbourne, Australia, (). 2-4 May 2011.

  • Quek, L.-H., White, A., Brown, J., Low, C., Dalton, N., Salom, C. and Connor, J.P. (2011). An evaluation of the Choices Schoolies program in North Queensland. In: Australasian Professional Society on Alcohol and other Drugs Conference 2011, Hobart, Australia, (49-49). 13-16 November, 2011. doi:10.1111/j.1465-3362.2011.00355.x/pdf

  • Connor, Jason P., Kelly, Adrian B., O'Flaherty, Martin, Toumbourou, John W., Hemphill, Sheryl A. and Catalano, Richard F. (2011). Gender differences in the impact of families on alcohol use: A lagged longitudinal study of early adolescents. In: 6th International Conference on Drugs and Young People, Melbourme, Australia, (). 2-4 May, 2011.

  • Kelly, Adrian B., O’Flaherty, Martin, Toumborou, John W., Connor, Jason P., Hemphill, Sheryl A. and Catalano, Richard F. (2011). Gender differences in the impact of families on alcohol use: A lagged longitudinal study of pre-teens. In: 6th International Conference on Drugs and Young People, Melbourne, Australia, (). 2-4 May 2011.

  • Quek, Lake-Hui, White, Angela, Kelly, Adrian, Connor, Jason and Salom, Caroline (2011). Parents’ view of Schoolies: Rite of passage or a boozy party?. In: The National School Leavers Conference, Gold Coast, Australia, (). 17-18 May 2011.

  • Kavanagh, David, Klein, Britt, Austin, David, Proudfoot, Judy, Kay-Lambkin, Frances, Connor, Jason, Young, Ross, Connolly, Jennifer M., White, Angela and Kyrios, Michael (2011). Presentation 1-Ontrack: Evaluating online psychological interventions for alcohol and depression. In: Australasian Professional Society on Alcohol and other Drugs Conference 2011, Hobart, Australia, (48-49). 13-16 November 2011. doi:10.1111/j.1465-3362.2011.00355.x

  • Quek, Lake-Hui, White, Angela, Brown, Judith, Low, Christine, Dalton, Nigel, Salom, Caroline and Connor, Jason (2011). Presentation 3-An evaluation of the choices schoolies program in North Queensland. In: Australasian Professional Society on Alcohol and other Drugs Conference 2011, Hobart, Australia, (49-49). 3-16 November 2011. doi:10.1111/j.1465-3362.2011.00355.x

  • White, Angela, Fitz-Walter, Zachary, Hides, Leanne, Kavanagh, David, Tjondronegoro, Dian and Connor, Jason (2011). Presentation 4-'On Track': A mobile phone application and program for tracking and moderating alcohol use. In: Australasian Professional Society on Alcohol and other Drugs Conference 2011, Hobart, Australia, (49-50). 13-16 November 2011. doi:10.1111/j.1465-3362.2011.00355.x

  • White, A., Kay-Lambkin, F., Kavanagh, D., Klein, B., Proudfoot, J., Drennan, J., Connor, J., Baker, A. and Young, R. (2010). Alcohol & other drug websites: An observational and qualitative study. In: WCBCT 2010: World Congress of Behaviour and Cognitive Therapies, Boston, MA, U.S.A., (). 2-5 June, 2010.

  • Connor, J.P., George, S., Gullo, M., Kelly, A.B. and Young, R.McD. (2010). Alcohol expectancies and self-efficacy beliefs predict drinking in young adolescents: A prospective study. In: Vicky Mrowinski, Michael Kyrios and Nicholas Voudouris, Abstracts of the 27th International Congress of Applied Psychology ICAP2010. 27th International Congress of Applied Psychology, Melbourne, VIC, Australia, (1055-1056). 11-16 July 2010.

  • Thorberg, F.A., Young, R.McD., Sullivan, K.A., Lyvers, M., Hurst, C., Connor, J.P. and Feeney, G.F.X. (2010). Alexithymia in relation to craving in an alcohol-dependent sample. In: ACSS 2010 : East Meets West in Pursuit of a Sustainable World. ACSS 2010: The Asian Conference on the Social Sciences, Osaka, Japan, (). 18-21 June 2010.

  • Kay-Lambkin, F, White, A, Baker, A, Kavanagh, DJ, Klein, B, Proudfoot, J, Drennan, J, Connor, J and Young, R (2010). Assessment of function and clinical utility of alcohol and other drug web sites: An observational, qualitative study. In: Australasian Professional Society on Alcohol and other Drugs Conference 2010. Australasian Professional Society on Alcohol and other Drugs Conference 2010, Canberra, ACT, Australia, (13-14). 28 November - 1 December 2010. doi:10.1111/j.1465-3362.2010.00261.x

  • Nearhos, J. and Connor, J. (2010). Backing a winner: A role for psychology in risk assessment and management for home therapies. In: 46th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Australian and New Zealand Society of Nephrology. ANZSN 2010 Annual Conference: 46th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Australian and New Zealand Society of Nephrology, Perth, WA, Australia, (55-55). 12-15 September 2010. doi:10.1111/j.1440-1797.2010.01377_1.x

  • Connor, J.P. (2010). Chair, Substance Abuse Stream. In: IAAP Division 6 Clinical & Community Psychology & IAAP Division 8 Health Psychology. International Congress of Applied Psychology, Melbourne VIC, Australia, (). 11-16 July 2010.

  • Connor, J., Pegum, E., Feeney, G. and Young, R. (2010). Cognitive functioning following liver transplantation for alcohol-related liver disease: A prospective study. In: Vicky Mrowninski, Michael Kyrios and Nicholas Voudouris, Abstracts of the 27th International Congress of Applied Psychology. 27th International Congress of Applied Psychology (ICAP 2010), Melbourne, Australia, (1090-1091). 11-16 July 2010.

  • Kisely, S., Pais, J., White, A., Connor, J., Quek, L. H., Crilly, J., Lawrence, D. and O'Dwyer, J. (2010). How routine data can measure the effectiveness of policies to reduce binge drinking in young people on the Gold Coast. In: Gold Coast Health and Medical Research Conference: Abstract Book. Gold Coast Health and Medical Research Conference, Gold Coast, QLD, Australia, (153-153). 2-3 December 2010.

  • Statham, D., Connor, J. P. and Kavanagh, D. J. (2010). Measuring alcohol craving: Development of the Alcohol Craving Experience Questionnaire. In: Vicky Mrowninski, Michael Kyrios and Nicholas Voudouris, Abstracts of the 27th International Congress of Applied Psychology. 27th International Congress of Applied Psychology (ICAP2010), Melbourne , Australia, (867-867). 11-16 July 2010.

  • Kelly, A.B., O'Flaherty, M., Connor, J.P., Homel, R., Toumbourou, J.W., Patton, G.C. and Williams, J. (2010). Multi-level and modifiable factors that underlie community variation in child tobacco use. In: Vicky Mrowinski, Michael Kyrios and Nicholas Voudouris, Abstracts of the 27th International Congress of Applied Psychology ICAP2010. 27th International Congress of Applied Psychology, Melbourne, VIC, Australia, (100-101). 11-16 July 2010.

  • White, A, Kavanagh, DJ, Stallman, HM, Klein, B, Kay-Lambkin, F, Proudfoot, J, Drennan, J, Connor, J, Baker, A, Hines, E and Young, R (2010). Online alcohol interventions: A systematic review. In: Australasian Professional Society on Alcohol and other Drugs Conference 2010, 28 November - 1 December 2010, (13-13). Canberra, Australia. doi:10.1111/j.1465-3362.2010.00261.x

  • Kavanagh, D, Klein, B, Austin, D, Proudfoot, J, Kay-Lambkin, F, Connor, J, Young, R, Connolly, JM, White, A and Kyrios, M (2010). Ontrack: Evaluating online psychological interventions for alcohol and depression. In: Australasian Professional Society on Alcohol and other Drugs Conference 2010, Canberra, Australia, (14-14). 28 November - 1 December 2010. doi:10.1111/j.1465-3362.2010.00261.x

  • Luo, Wei, Gallagher, Marcus, O'Kane, Di, Connor, Jason, Dooris, Mark, Roberts, Col, Mortimer, Lachlan and Wiles, Janet (2010). Visualising a state-wide patient data collection: A case study to expand the audience for healthcare data. In: Anthony Maeder, David Hansen, Vladimir Estivill-Castro and Simeon J. Simoff, Conferences in Research and Practice in Information Technology. Health Informatics and Knowledge Management 2010: Proceedings of the Fourth Australasian Workshop on Health Informatics and Knowledge Management (HIKM 2010). HIKM 2010: 4th Australasian Workshop on Health Informatics and Knowledge Management, Brisbane, Australia, (45-52). 18-21 January 2010.

  • Klein, Britt, Kavanagh, David, White, Angela, Proudfoot, Judy, Kay-Lambkin, Francis, Drennan, Judy, Connor, Jason, Baker, Amanda, Young, Ross and Shandley, Kerrie (2009). Online surveys about alcohol and other drug websites. In: International e-Mental Health Summit, Amsterdam, Netherlands, (). 14-16 October 2009.

  • Baranoff, J., Hanrahan, S. and Connor, J. (2009). The impact of early maladaptive schema and avoidant coping in post injury rehabilitation. In: C. Finch, Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport (Supplement) Program and Abstracts - be active '09. 2009 Australian Conference of Science and Medicine in Sport - be active '09, Brisbane, (96-97). 14-17 October, 2009.

  • Connor, J.P. (2008). Future directions in alcohol use disorder treatment research. In: Voudouris, N. and Mrowinski, V., Proceedings of the 43rd Annual APS Conference. 43rd APS Annual Conference, Hobart, Tasmania, (125-129). 23-27 September 2008.

  • Connor, J. P., Feeney, G. and Young, R. M. (2007). Cognitive behavioural therapy with adjunctive pharmacotherapy in the treatment of alcohol use disorders: Summary of Australian Data. In: Kate Moore, Psychology Making An Impact. 42nd Annual Conference The Australian Psychological Society Ltd, Brisbane, (103-107). 25-29 September 2007.

  • Hausdorf, K., Young, R. M., Connor, J. P., Saunders, J. B., Hamilton, G. and Owen, N. (2004). Targeted self help materials for smoking cessation. In: Mary Katsikitis, Australian Journal of Psychology. 39th Conference of The Australian Psychological Society, Sydney, Australia, (190-190). 29 September-3 October 2004.

  • Hausdorf, K., Young, R. McD., Connor, J. P., Saunders, J. B. and Owen, N. G. (2004). Targeted self-help materials for smoking cessation. In: M. Katsikitis, Australian Journal of Psychology. Proceedings of the 39th APS Annual Conference. 39th APS Annual Conference - Psychological Science in Action, Sydney, Australia, (138-142). 29 September-3 October 2004.

  • Connor, J. P., Feeney, G. F. X., Young, R. Mc D., Tucker, J. and McPherson, A. (2003). CBT naltrexone for alcohol dependence: Impact on health-related quality of life. In: APSAD Program Committee, APSAD Conference Proceedings. 2003 APSAD Alcohol and Drugs Conference, Brisbane, (22-22). 16-19 November, 2003.

  • Connor, Jason P., Young, Ross McD., Lawford, Bruce R., Saunders, John B., Ritchie, Terry L. and Noble, Ernest P. (2003). Heavy nicotine and alcohol dependence is associated with the D2 Dopamine Receptor (DRD2) polymorphism. In: Research Society on Alcoholism Program Committee, 26th Annual Meeting of the Research Society on Alcoholism, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, USA, (). 24 June 2003.

  • Connor, J. P., Feeney, G. F. X., Young, R. Mc D., Tucker, J. and McPherson, A. (2003). Polysubtance use and mental health of non-treatment seeking cannabis users. In: Australian Professional Society on Alcohol and Other Drugs Conference Proceedings 2003. 2003 APSAD National Conference, Brisbane, (31-31). 16-19 November, 2003.

  • Ramirez, C. P., Young, R. M. and Connor, J. P. (2003). The combined influence of executive function, drinking behaviour and cigarette use on alcohol-related risk taking. In: William Noble, Australian Journal of Psychology : The Abstracts of the 38th Conference of the Australian Psychological Society. 38th Annual Conference of the Australian Psychological Society, Perth, Western Australia, (205-205). 2-5 October 2003.

  • Atkinson, T.J., Feeney, G. F. X., McPherson, A., Connor, J. P., McAlister, A. R., Young, R. McD. and Garrahy, P. (2003). Tobacco interventions within a hospital setting. In: APSAD Program Committee, APSAD Conference Proceedings. 2003 APSAD Alcohol & Drugs Conference, Brisbane, (12-12). 17 November, 2003.

  • Ricciardelli, L., Connor, J. P., Williams, R. and Young, R. (2002). The Role of Negative Affect in High Risk Drinking among Young Women and Men,. In: Kathleen Moore, STAR 2002 Under the Southern Cross: Proceedings of the 23rd Stress and Anxiety Research Society Conference. STAR 2002 Under the Southern Cross, Stress and Anxiety Research Society Conference, Melbourne, Australia,, (95-104). 14-17 July 2002.

  • Connor, JP, Young, RM, Lawford, BR, Saunders, JB, Ritchie, TL and Noble, EP (2002). The relationship of the DRD2 receptor gene and expectancies in alcohol dependence. In: Australian and New Zealand Journal Of Psychiatry. Proceedings of: Abstracts for the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists 37th Annual Congress. Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists 37th Annual Congress, Brisbane, Queensland, (A6-A6). 28 April – 1 May 2002. doi:10.1046/j.1440-1614.2002.t01-1-00366abs.x

  • Connor, J. P. (2001). The relative contribution of genetic and cognitive factors in alcohol dependent patients. In: Lifestyle, Education and Community Issues. Winter School in the Sun, Brisbane, (33-33). June 2001.

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