Dr Caroline Salom

Research Social Scientist

Institute for Social Science Research
Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
+61 7 334 67695


Research Interests

  • Substance use/misuse and associated problems
    Co-morbid substance use and mental health disorders Social factors impacting on substance use and mental health Youth substance misuse Drug trends Alcohol related harm Domestic & Family Violence Health systems for substance use and mental health problems Event-based substance use (e.g. Schoolies)


  • Doctor of Philosophy, The University of Queensland
  • Bachelor of Science (Honours), Australian National University
  • Diploma of Community Services Management
  • Certificate IV in Training and Assessment


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Conference Publication

Other Outputs

Grants (Administered at UQ)

PhD and MPhil Supervision

Current Supervision

  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor