Trends in and Interventions that Work to Prevent Underage Drinking

11:30 AM
12:45 PM


This session features research on underage drinking: trends in injury deaths linked to underage drinking, binge drinking, and driving under the influence, as well as effects of underage drinking on the developing brain, including blackouts and overdoses. The presentation also will examine research on individually-oriented, policy/environmental, and family-, school-, web-, and community-based interventions.

31st Annual National Leadership Forum & SAMHSA's 17th Prevention Day


Dr. Ralph Hingson
Director, Division of Prevention and Epidemiology Research