March 23, 2018


Walk on the Wild Side (WOWS) Symposium is an annual one day event for people working in the alcohol and other drugs sector, happening in Brisbane on the 11th of May.  The organisers are inviting workers to submit abstracts to present on research, projects, challenging clinical issues and clinical initiatives in their workplace. Workers whose abstracts are selected will be invited to present a 5 minute overview of their abstract and will have the opportunity to win an espresso coffee machine for their workplace! Abstract submissions should be no more than 250 words and should address:


  • A sentence stating the purpose of the study or project
  • A brief description of the methods of the study or how the project was conducted
  • A summary of results
  • A statement of conclusions

Submissions close 3rd April 2018. Successful abstract presenters will be notified by 13th April 2018. Submit your abstract via email to:

If you would like more information, please direct your questions to: Margo Hickman (member of the WOWS11 organising committee) Email: Phone: 13 78 46


To register to attend WOWS go here.