Dr Nic Droste

STAFF PROFILE

Position

Casual Research

Faculty

Faculty of Health

Department

School of Psychology

Campus

Geelong Waterfront Campus

Contact

nic.droste@deakin.edu.au
+61 3 524 79383, 91268

Publications

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2019

Off the rails--evaluating the nightlife impact of Melbourne, Australia's 24-h public transport trial

Ashlee Curtis, Nicolas Droste, Kerri Coomber, Belinda Guadagno, Richelle Mayshak, Shannon Hyder, Alexa Hayley, Peter Miller

(2019), Vol. 63, pp. 39-46, International journal of drug policy, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

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Driving change: a partnership study protocol using shared emergency department data to reduce alcohol-related harm.

Peter Miller, Nicolas Droste, Diana Egerton-Warburton, David Caldicott, Gordian Fulde, Nadine Ezard, Paul Preisz, Andrew Walby, Martyn Lloyd-Jones, Julian Stella, Michael Sheridan, Tim Baker, Michael Hall, Anthony Shakeshaft, Alys Havard, Steve Bowe, Petra Staiger, Catherine D'Este, Chris Doran, Kerri Coomber, Shannon Hyder, Daniel Barker, Jonathan Shepherd

(2019), pp. 1-6, Emergency medicine Australia, Chichester, Eng., C1

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The impact of twenty four-hour public transport in Melbourne, Australia: an evaluation of alcohol-related harms

A Curtis, N Droste, K Coomber, B Guadagno, R Mayshak, S Hyder, A Hayley, R Crossin, D Scott, K Smith, P Miller

(2019), Vol. 80, pp. 314-318, Journal of studies on alcohol and drugs, Piscataway, N.J., C1

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2018

Correlates of verbal and physical aggression among patrons of licensed venues in Australia

S Hyder, K Coomber, A Pennay, N Droste, A Curtis, R Mayshak, T Lam, W Gilmore, T Chikritzhs, P Miller

(2018), Vol. 37, pp. 6-13, Drug and alcohol review, Chichester, Eng., C1

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Playing it safe: patron safety strategies and experience of violence in night-time entertainment districts

J Zhou, N Droste, A Curtis, L Zinkiewicz, P Miller

(2018), Vol. 37, pp. 340-347, Drug and alcohol review, Chichester, Eng., C1

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Perception of intoxication in a field study of the night-time economy: blood alcohol concentration, patron characteristics, and event-level predictors

C Kaestle, N Droste, A Peacock, R Bruno, P Miller

(2018), Vol. 76, pp. 195-200, Addictive behaviors, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

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Comparing levels of blood alcohol concentration and indicators of impairment in nightlife patrons

N Droste, P Miller, C Kaestle, A Curtis, S Hyder, K Coomber, A Pennay, T Chikritzhs, T Lam, W Gilmore

(2018), Vol. 37, pp. S348-S356, Drug and Alcohol Review, Chichester, Eng., C1

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Pre-drinking and the temporal gradient of intoxication in a New Zealand nightlife environment

Michael Cameron, Matthew Roskruge, Nic Droste, Peter Miller

(2018), Vol. 79, pp. 119-125, Journal of studies on alcohol and drugs, New Brunswick, N.J., C1

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An intercept study to measure the extent to which New Zealand university students pre-game

B Riordan, T Conner, J Flett, N Droste, L Cody, K Brookie, J Riordan, D Scarf

(2018), Vol. 42, pp. 30-34, Australian and New Zealand journal of public health, Chichester, Eng., C1

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Judgement of breath alcohol concentration levels among pedestrians in the night-time economy-a street-intercept field study

M Cameron, M Roskruge, N Droste, P Miller

(2018), Vol. 53, pp. 245-250, Alcohol and alcoholism, Oxford, Eng., C1

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What do we know about alcohol mixed with energy drink (AmED) use in Australia? Expanding local evidence

Amy Pennay, Amy Peacock, Nicolas Droste, Peter Miller, Raimondo Bruno, Phillip Wadds, Stephen Tomsen, Daniel Lubman

(2018), Vol. 28, pp. 1-9, Public health research & practice, Ultimo, N.S.W., C1

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Alcohol-related emergency department attendances after the introduction of the Sale and Supply of Alcohol Act 2012

Kate Ford, James Foulds, Oliver Coleman, Michael Ardagh, Scott Pearson, Nicolas Droste, Giles Newton-Howes, J Sellman

(2018), Vol. 131, pp. 40-49, New Zealand medical journal, Wellington, New Zealand, C1

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Short-term changes in nightlife attendance and patron intoxication following alcohol restrictions in Queensland, Australia

Kerri Coomber, Renee Zahnow, Jason Ferris, Nicolas Droste, Richelle Mayshak, Ashlee Curtis, Kypros Kypri, Dominique de Andrade, Kristy Grant, Tanya Chikritzhs, Robin Room, Heng Jiang, Nicholas Taylor, Jake Najman, Peter Miller

(2018), Vol. 18, pp. 1-5, BMC public health, London, Eng., C1

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2017

Investigating differences between drugs used in the Australian night-time economy: demographics, substance use, and harm

A Pennay, R Jenkinson, B Quinn, N Droste, A Peacock, D Lubman, P Miller

(2017), Vol. 52, pp. 71-81, Substance use & misuse, Abingdon, Eng., C1

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Demographic and substance use factors associated with non-violent alcohol-related injuries among patrons of Australian night-time entertainment districts

K Coomber, R Mayshak, S Hyder, N Droste, A Curtis, A Pennay, W Gilmore, T Lam, T Chikritzhs, P Miller

(2017), Vol. 14, pp. 1-9, International journal of environmental research and public health, Basel, Switzerland, C1

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Combined use of alcohol and energy drinks: dose relationship with self-reported physiological stimulation and sedation side effects

N Droste, A Peacock, R Bruno, A Pennay, L Zinkiewicz, D Lubman, P Miller

(2017), Vol. 71, pp. 68-74, Addictive behaviors, Kidlington, Eng., C1

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Funder interference in addiction research: an international survey of authors

P Miller, F Martino, S Gross, A Curtis, R Mayshak, N Droste, K Kypri

(2017), Vol. 72, pp. 100-105, Addictive behaviors, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

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Effectiveness of community-based interventions for reducing alcohol-related harm in two metropolitan and two regional sites in Victoria, Australia

A Curtis, K Coomber, N Droste, S Hyder, D Palmer, P Miller

(2017), Vol. 36, pp. 359-368, Drug and alcohol review, London, Eng., C1

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Trends across the night in patronage, intoxication, and licensed venue characteristics in five Australian cities

K Coomber, N Droste, A Pennay, R Mayshak, F Martino, P Miller

(2017), Vol. 52, pp. 1185-1195, Substance use & misuse, Abingdon, Eng., C1

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Queensland alcohol-related violence and night time economy monitoring project (QUANTEM): a study protocol

P Miller, J Ferris, K Coomber, R Zahnow, N Carah, H Jiang, K Kypri, T Chikritzhs, A Clough, M Livingston, D de Andrade, R Room, S Callinan, A Curtis, R Mayshak, N Droste, B Lloyd, S Matthews, N Taylor, M Crane, M Thorn, J Najman

(2017), Vol. 17, pp. 1-12, BMC public health, London, Eng., C1

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Targeting at-risk samples through brief face-to-face interviews in night-time entertainment precincts

K Coomber, T Chikritzhs, A Morgan, T Lam, N Droste, R Mayshak, A Curtis, B Guadagno, S Hyder, W Gilmore, A Peacock, R Bruno, N Taylor, P Miller

(2017), Vol. 23, pp. 353-357, Journal of Substance Use, Abingdon, Eng., C1

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2016

Correlates and motives of pre-drinking with intoxication and harm around licensed venues in two cities

P Miller, N Droste, F de Groot, D Palmer, J Tindall, L Busija, S Hyder, K Gilham, J Wiggers

(2016), Vol. 35, pp. 177-186, Drug alcohol review, Chichester, Eng., C1

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Typology of alcohol consumers in five Australian nighttime entertainment districts

A Peacock, T Norman, R Bruno, A Pennay, N Droste, R Jenkinson, B Quinn, D Lubman, P Miller

(2016), Vol. 35, pp. 539-548, Drug and alcohol review, Chichester, Eng., C1

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Awareness of energy drink intake guidelines and associated consumption practices: a cross-sectional study

A Peacock, N Droste, A Pennay, P Miller, D Lubman, R Bruno

(2016), Vol. 16, pp. 1-11, BMC Public health, London, Eng., C1

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The right place at the right time: The social contexts of combined alcohol and energy drink use

N Droste, A Pennay, D Lubman, L Zinkiewicz, A Peacock, P Miller

(2016), Vol. 23, pp. 445-456, Drugs: Education, Prevention and Policy, C1

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'The ones that turn up are the ones that are responsible': Key stakeholders perspectives on liquor accords

A Curtis, P Miller, N Droste, E McFarlane, F Martino, D Palmer

(2016), Vol. 35, pp. 273-279, Drug Alcohol Rev, Australia, C1

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Mechanisms of influence: alcohol industry submissions to the inquiry into fetal alcohol spectrum disorders

M Avery, N Droste, C Giorgi, A Ferguson, F Martino, K Coomber, P Miller

(2016), Vol. 35, pp. 665-672, Drug and alcohol review, London, Eng., C1

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Prevalence and correlates of drink driving within patrons of Australian night-time entertainment precincts

A Curtis, K Coomber, S Hyder, N Droste, A Pennay, R Jenkinson, R Mayshak, P Miller

(2016), Vol. 95, pp. 187-191, Accident analysis and prevention, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

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Observable characteristics associated with alcohol intoxication within licensed entertainment venues in Australia

K Coomber, A Pennay, N Droste, R Mayshak, F Martino, S Bowe, P Miller

(2016), Vol. 36, pp. 8-14, International journal of drug policy, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

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Prime time for in situ measurement: what are the drivers and implications of energy drink co-ingestion on alcohol priming?

A Peacock, N Droste, R Bruno

(2016), Vol. 40, pp. 2073-2075, Alcoholism: clinical and experimental research, London, Eng., C1

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Environmental contexts of combined alcohol and energy drink use: Associations with intoxication in licensed venues

N Droste, P Miller, A Pennay, L Zinkiewicz, D Lubman

(2016), Vol. 36, pp. 58-66, International journal of drug policy, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

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2015

Effectiveness of interventions for convicted DUI offenders in reducing recidivism: a systematic review of the peer-reviewed scientific literature

P Miller, A Curtis, A Snderlund, A Day, N Droste

(2015), Vol. 41, pp. 16-29, American journal of drug and alcohol abuse, New York, NY, C1

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'Wide-awake drunkenness'? Investigating the association between alcohol intoxication and stimulant use in the night-time economy

A Pennay, P Miller, L Busija, R Jenkinson, N Droste, B Quinn, S Jones, D Lubman

(2015), Vol. 110, pp. 356-365, Addiction, London, Eng., C1

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Last drinks: a study of rural emergency department data collection to identify and target community alcohol-related violence

P Miller, N Droste, T Baker, C Gervis

(2015), Vol. 27, pp. 225-231, Emergency medicine Australasia, Richmond, Vic., C1

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Self-reported risk-taking behavior during matched-frequency sessions of alcohol versus combined alcohol and energy drinks consumption: Does co-ingestion increase risk-taking?

A Peacock, N Droste, A Pennay, D Lubman, P Miller, D Newcombe, R Bruno

(2015), Vol. 39, pp. 911-918, Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research, C1

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Illicit drug use and experience of harm in the night-time economy

P Miller, N Droste, F Martino, D Palmer, J Tindall, K Gillham, J Wiggers

(2015), Vol. 20, pp. 274-281, Journal of substance use, London, Eng., C1

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Typology of alcohol mixed with energy drink consumers: motivations for use

A Peacock, N Droste, A Pennay, P Miller, D Lubman, R Bruno

(2015), Vol. 39, pp. 1083-1092, Alcoholism: clinical and experimental research, Weinheim, Germany, C1

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An examination of the prevalence, consumer profiles, and patterns of energy drink use, with and without alcohol, in Australia

A Pennay, A Cheetham, N Droste, P Miller, B Lloyd, D Pennay, N Dowling, A Jackson, D Lubman

(2015), Vol. 39, pp. 1485-1492, Alcoholism clinical and experimental research, Chichester, Eng, C1

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Drug use in Australian nightlife settings: estimation of prevalence and validity of self-report

P Miller, A Curtis, R Jenkinson, N Droste, S Bowe, A Pennay

(2015), Vol. 110, pp. 1803-1810, Addiction, London, Eng., C1

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2014

Changes in injury-related hospital emergency department presentations associated with the imposition of regulatory versus voluntary licensing conditions on licensed venues in two cities

P Miller, A Curtis, D Palmer, L Busija, J Tindall, N Droste, K Gillham, K Coomber, J Wiggers

(2014), Vol. In Press, pp. 314-322, Drug and Alcohol Review, London, Eng., C1

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A comparative study of blood alcohol concentrations in Australian night-time entertainment districts

P Miller, A Pennay, N Droste, E Butler, R Jenkinson, S Hyder, B Quinn, T Chikritzhs, S Tomsen, P Wadds, S Jones, D Palmer, L Barrier, T Lam, W Gilmore, D Lubman

(2014), Vol. 33, pp. 338-345, Drug and alcohol review, Chichester, England, C1

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Combined alcohol and energy drink use : motivations as predictors of consumption patterns, risk of alcohol dependence, and experience of injury and aggression

N Droste, L Tonner, L Zinkiewicz, A Pennay, D Lubman, P Miller

(2014), Vol. 38, pp. 2087-2095, Alcoholism: clinical and experimental research, Hoboken, N. J., C1

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Review article: Emergency department data sharing to reduce alcohol-related violence: a systematic review of the feasibility and effectiveness of community-level interventions.

N Droste, P Miller, T Baker

(2014), Vol. 26, pp. 326-335, Emergency medicine Australasia, London, Eng., C1

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Comparing subjective well-being and health-related quality of life of Australian drug users in treatment in regional and rural Victoria

P Miller, S Hyder, L Zinkiewicz, N Droste, J Harris

(2014), Vol. 33, pp. 651-657, Drug and alcohol review, London, Eng., C1

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'High' risk? A systematic review of the acute outcomes of mixing alcohol with energy drinks

A Peacock, A Pennay, N Droste, R Bruno, D Lubman

(2014), Vol. 109, pp. 1612-1633, Addiction, London, Eng., C1

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High rates of alcohol consumption and related harm at schoolies week: a portal study

D Lubman, N Droste, A Pennay, S Hyder, P Miller

(2014), Vol. 38, pp. 536-541, Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, Richmond, Australia, C1

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2013

Patron offending and intoxication in night time entertainment districts (POINTED) : a study protocol

P Miller, A Pennay, R Jenkinson, N Droste, T Chikritzhs, S Tomsen, P Wadds, S Jones, D Palmer, L Barrie, D Lubman

(2013), Vol. 2, pp. 69-76, International journal of alcohol and drug research, [San Diego, Calif.], C1

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Alcohol Price Considerations on alcohol and Illicit Drug Use in University Students

P Miller, N Droste

(2013), Vol. 1, pp. 1-4, Journal of Alcoholism and Drug Dependence, Los Angeles, Calif., C1

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2012

Identifying the core competencies of mental health telephone triage

N Sands, S Elsom, M Gerdtz, K Henderson, S Keppich-Arnold, N Droste, R Prematunga, Z Wereta

(2012), pp. 1-14, Journal of clinical nursing, Oxford, England, C1

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2011

Vested interests in addiction research and policy alcohol industry use of social aspect public relations organizations against preventative health measures

P Miller, F de Groot, S McKenzie, N Droste

(2011), Vol. 106, pp. 1560-1567, Addiction, Oxford, England, C1

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Dealing with alcohol-related problems in the night-time economy: a study protocol for mapping trends in harm and stakeholder views surrounding local community level interventions

P Miller, D Palmer, N Droste, J Tindall, K Gillham, A Sonderlund, E McFarlane, F de Groot, A Sawyer, D Groombridge, C Lecathelinais, J Wiggers

(2011), Vol. 4, pp. 1-11, BMC research notes, London, Eng., C1-1

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Reducing alcohol and other drug-related harm in young people: evaluation of a youth engagement program

S McKenzie, N Droste, S Hickford, P Miller

(2011), Vol. 30, pp. 51-59, Youth studies Australia, Hobart, Tas., C1-1

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Funded Projects at Deakin

Other Public Sector Funding

Responsible promotion of alcohol and/or energy drinks and other potential regulatory approaches

Prof Peter Miller, Dr Nic Droste, Ms Marian De Groot

  • 2012: $35,678

VCGLR Liquor forum evaluation

Dr Ashlee Curtis, Prof Peter Miller, A/Prof Darren Palmer, Dr Nic Droste, Dr Kerri Coomber, Dr Shannon Hyder, Ms Florentine Martino

  • 2016: $9,981
  • 2015: $39,930

Queensland alcohol-fuelled violence policy evaluation

Prof Peter Miller, Dr Jason Ferris, Dr Kerri Coomber, Dr Nicholas Carah, A/Prof Kypros Kypri, Prof Jakob Najman, Prof Robin Room, A/Prof Alan Clough, A/Prof Belinda Lloyd, Dr Sarah Callinan, Dr Jason Jiang, Dr Michael Livingston, Ms Sharon Matthews, Dr Elizabeth Manton, Dr Nic Droste, Dr Ashlee Curtis

  • 2019: $20,896
  • 2018: $156,006
  • 2017: $87,600
  • 2016: $115,201

Safe Night Precinct Support Services Evaluation

Dr Kerri Coomber, Prof Peter Miller, Ms Narelle Robertson, Dr Nic Droste, Dr Richelle Mayshak, Dr Shannon Hyder, Dr Ashlee Curtis, Dr Alexa Hayley, Mr Nicholas Taylor

  • 2018: $140,000

Evaluating the Impact of Data-driven Alcohol Health Promotion

Dr Nic Droste, Prof Peter Miller, Dr Sharon Horwood

  • 2019: $4,927
  • 2018: $14,782

Industry and Other Funding

Evaluation of Barwon Mobile Youth Bus Program (MYBus)

Prof Peter Miller, Dr Nic Droste

  • 2011: $6,968

Supervisions

Associate Supervisor
2019

Florentine Martino

Thesis entitled: Investigating regulatory frameworks dealing with the marketing of alcohol in Australia

Doctor of Philosophy (Psychology), School of Psychology