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Monday, December 17, 2012

Alcohol and British Society


The Alcohol Research UK Conference 2013

Wellcome Collection Conference Centre, London

12th March 2013.

Understanding the role of alcohol in contemporary British society is key to targeting the harms it can cause. This conference presents some of the latest developments in alcohol research. It will address issues such as:

Why alcohol harms are unevenly spread across different social groups

How policy interventions impact on different communities
Methods for the identification and prevention of harmful drinking

The role of science in developing alcohol policy

Speakers include Professor Sir Ian Gilmore, Professor Keith Humphreys and Baroness Finlay of Llandaff.

The conference will be of interest to academics, journalists, policymakers, service providers, and anyone interested in understanding the key debates in alcohol research today.  > > > >  Read More