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Researcher: Peacock, A (Miss Amy Peacock)

Fields of Research

Biological Psychology (Neuropsychology, Psychopharmacology, Physiological Psychology)
Psychology and Cognitive Sciences
Public Health and Health Services
Health, Clinical and Counselling Psychology
Psychology
Developmental Psychology and Ageing
Biostatistics
Preventive Medicine
Mental Health
Social and Community Psychology
Decision Making
Epidemiology

Research Objectives

Substance Abuse
Expanding Knowledge in Psychology and Cognitive Sciences
Behaviour and Health
Pedagogy
Health
Health Education and Promotion
Mental Health
Injury Control

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

'High' and drunk driving? Perceived impairment and objective driving risk-taking after co-injesting alcohol with energy drinks; 38th Annual RSA Scientific Meeting
'High' Motivation for Alcohol: What are the Practical Effects of Energy Drinks on Alcohol Priming?; Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research
A Mixed Hazard? The Consequences of Co-Ingesting Alcohol with Energy Drinks
A review of caffeine use as a risk or protective factor for women’s health and pregnancy; Current opinion in psychiatry
A typology of people who tamper with pharmaceutical opioids: responses to introduction of a tamper-resistant formulation of controlled-release oxycodone; Pharmacoepidemiology and Drug Safety
A Typology of Predictive Risk Factors for Non-Adherent Medication-Related Behaviors among Chronic Non-Cancer Pain Patients Prescribed Opioids: A Cohort Study; Pain physician
Alcohol and Energy Drinks in NSW
Alcohol and energy drinks: Too much hype
Alcohol mixed with energy drinks can raise risk of heart problems and other conditions
Alertness and risk-taking
Awareness of energy drink intake guidelines and associated consumption practices: a cross-sectional study; Bmc Public Health
Barriers to Harm Reduction: Heating and Filtration of Oxycodone Tablets Prior to Intravenous Use by People Who Inject Drugs in Australia
Co-ingestion of energy drinks with alcohol and other substances among a sample of people who regularly use ecstasy; Drug and Alcohol Review
Cognitive impairment following consumption of alcohol with and without energy drinks; 38th Annual RSA Scientific Meeting
Cognitive impairment following consumption of alcohol with and without energy drinks; Alcoholism
Cognitive processing and caffeine
Cognitive processing and caffeine
Combined use of alcohol and energy drinks: Dose relationship with self-reported physiological stimulation and sedation side effects; Addictive behaviors
Day-by-day variation in affect, arousal and alcohol consumption in young adults; Drug and Alcohol Review
Detecting impairment: Sensitive cognitive measures of dose-related acute alcohol intoxication; Journal of Psychopharmacology
Double edge' in alcohol and energy drinks
Drug and Alcohol intoxication and Subsequent Harm in night-time Entertainment Districts (DASHED): Monograph Series No. 67
Energy drink ingredients. Contribution of caffeine and taurine to performance outcomes; Appetite
Energy drink use frequency among an international sample of people who use drugs: Associations with other substance use and well-being; Drug and alcohol dependence
Energy drinks and alcohol 'bad mix': survey
Energy drinks cut drunken risk-taking: study
Energy drinks cut drunken risk-taking: study
Energy Drinks Mixed With Alcohol Could Increase Risk Of Heart Problems, Study Suggests
Geographic Variation in Health Service Use and Perceived Access Barriers for Australian Adults with Chronic Non-Cancer Pain Receiving Opioid Therapy; Pain medicine
Health service utilisation by people living with chronic non-cancer pain: findings from the Pain and Opioids IN Treatment (POINT) study; Australian Health Review
Hedonistic motives may drive people to drink alcohol, energy drinks together
I like the old stuff better than the new stuff? Subjective experiences of new psychoactive substances; International Journal of Drug Policy
Jurisdictional differences in opioid use, other licit and illicit drug use, and harms associated with substance use among people who tamper with pharmaceutical opioids; Drug and Alcohol Review
Knowledge of opioid overdose and attitudes to supply of take-home naloxone among people with chronic noncancer pain prescribed opioids; Pain Medicine
Laboratory behavioral assessment: the effect of acute alcohol and energy drink co-ingestion on impulsivity; 36th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Research Society on Alcoholism
Methods and predictors of tampering with a tamper-resistant controlled-release oxycodone formulation; International Journal of Drug Policy
Motivations for new psychoactive substance use among regular psychostimulant users in Australia; International Journal of Drug Policy
Motivations for, and consequences of, energy drink and alcohol co-ingestion; APSAD 2011 Conference
Motivations, substance use and other correlates amongst property and violent offenders who regularly inject drugs; Addictive Behaviors
Nature versus intensity of intoxication: Co-ingestion of alcohol and energy drinks and the effect on objective and subjective intoxication; Drug and Alcohol Dependence
New psychoactive substance use among regular psychostimulant users in Australia, 2010–2015; Drug and Alcohol Dependence
New psychoactive substances: Purchasing and supply patterns in Australia; Human Psychopharmacology
No sweet treats for drivers
Pain, alcohol use disorders and risky patterns of drinking among people with chronic non-cancer pain receiving long-term opioid therapy; Drug and Alcohol Dependence
Patterns of Use and Motivations for Consuming Alcohol Mixed With Energy Drinks; Psychology of Addictive Behaviors
Perception of intoxication following alcohol and energy drink consumption; APSAD 2012 Conference
Physiological and psychological outcomes of alcohol and energy drink co-ingestion; 36th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Research Society on Alcoholism,
Potions' lure under microscope
Prime Time for In Situ Measurement: What Are the Drivers and Implications of Energy Drink Co-Ingestion on Alcohol Priming?; Alcoholism, clinical and experimental research
Problem Gamblers: General Practitioners Perception of Self-Competency in Detection and Intervention
Same-day use of opioids and other central nervous system depressants amongst people who tamper with pharmaceutical opioids: A retrospective 7-day diary study; Drug and alcohol dependence
Self-reported physiological and psychological side-effects of an acute alcohol and energy drink dose; Appetite
Self-reported risk-taking behavior during matched-frequency sessions of alcohol versus combined alcohol and energy drinks consumption: does co-ingestion increase risk-taking?; Alcoholism
Study to get inside drinkers' minds
Taking the buzz from caffeine
Tasmanian Alcohol, Tobacco and Other Drug Emerging Researcher Award 2014
Tasmanian drug trends 2013. Findings from the Illicit Drug Reporting System (IDRS)
Tasmanian drug trends 2014. Findings from the Illicit Drug Reporting System (IDRS). Australian Drug Trends Series No. 131
Tasmanian Drug Trends 2015. Findings from the Illicit Drug Reporting System (IDRS)
Tasmanian Trends in Ecstasy and related Drug Markets 2011: Findings from the Ecstasy and Related Drugs Reporting System (EDRS)
The characteristics of a cohort who tamper with prescribed and diverted opioid medications; Journal of Substance Abuse Treatment
The impact of alcohol and energy drink consumption on intoxications and risk-taking behavior; Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research
The Impact of Arousal on Stages of Inofrmation Processing; The 6th Annual Joint Meeting of ECNS and ISNIP
The impact of caffeine and taurine on the the P3 and N1 components of the event-related potential; 1st Annual Joint Meeting of the EEG and Clinical Neuroscience Society (ECNS), the International Society for Neuroimaging in Psychiatry (ISNP) and the International Society for Brain Electromagnetic Topography (ISBET)
The impact of independent and combined alcohol and energy drink consumption on risk-taking behaviour; APSAD 2012 Conference
The right place at the right time: The social contexts of combined alcohol and energy drink use; Drugs
The Subjective Physiological, Psychological, and Behavioral Risk-Taking Consequences of Alcohol and Energy Drink Co-Ingestion; Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research
The young and the reckless: do all consumers of alcohol and energy drinks in risk-taking while intoxicated?; 38th Annual RSA Scientific Meeting
Tobacco and e-cigarette use amongst illicit drug users in Australia; Drug and Alcohol Dependence: An International Journal on Biomedical and Psychosocial Approaches
Trends in PIEDs use among male clients of needle-syringe programs in Queensland, Australia; 2007-2015; The International journal on drug policy
Typology of alcohol consumers in five Australian nighttime entertainment districts; Drug and Alcohol Review
Typology of alcohol mixed with energy drink consumers: motivations for use; Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research
University Students' Views on the Nature of Science and Psychology; Psychology Learning & Teaching
UTAS study on energy drinks and alcohol yields surprising result
Valid Points, But the Trends Remain: A Response to Rossheim, Suzuki, and Thombs; Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research
Young adults who mix alcohol with energy drinks: Typology of risk-taking behaviour; Addictive Behaviors: An International Journal
‘High’ risk? A systematic review of the acute outcomes of mixing alcohol with energy drinks; Addiction
“High” Motivation for Alcohol: What are the Practical Effects of Energy Drinks on Alcohol Priming?; Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research

Research Projects

Drug and Alcohol intoxication and Subsequent Harm in night-time Entertainment Districts (DASHED); Australian Institute of Criminology (AIC)
Problem Gamblers: General Practitioners perception of Self-Competency in Detection and Intervention; Department of Health and Human Services Tasmania (DHHS)
NSW Alcohol and Energy Drinks

Research Candidate Supervision