ALCOHOL POLICY CONFERENCE SERIES

Alcohol Policy 19

The 19th in a series of conferences on preventing and reducing alcohol-related problems using public policy strategies.

The alcohol policy conferences are a series that, from its outset in 1981, has been a forum for researchers, community practitioners, and public officials to meet and exchange findings, explore evidence-based solutions, and consider adoption of policies aimed at minimizing risks associated with alcohol use. The conferences have been organized by governmental, non-governmental and private organizations over the years. AP19 is coordinated by the U.S. Alcohol Policy Alliance, a national coalition of local and state organizations translating alcohol policy research into public health practice and independent of commercial interests. Conference organizers can be reached by email at apconference@alcoholpolicy.org.


The AP19 Conference is co-chaired by Dr. Timothy S. Naimi, Boston Medical Center and Alicia Sparks, Vice Chair of the U.S. Alcohol Policy Alliance, Abt Associates. The co-chairs were joined on the planning committee by Dr. David Jernigan, Boston University School of Public Health, and Nicole Holt, Chair of the U.S. Alcohol Policy Alliance, Texans For Safe and Drug-Free Youth. 

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Alicia Sparks
apconference@alcoholpolicy.org

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Alcohol Policy 19 Conference

It is with much enthusiasm and anticipation that we welcome you to the nation’s capital for the Alcohol Policy 19 Conference, convened by the U.S. Alcohol Policy Alliance.

We would be honored to have you join us in April as we continue our focus on translating alcohol policy research into public health practice by building an evidence-based social movement.


The U.S. Alcohol Policy Alliance was organized in 2014 by advocates across the country and is a coalition of state and local organizations working on alcohol policy and independent of commercial interests. It is a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization. On behalf of the U.S. Alcohol Policy Alliance and the AP19 Planning Committee, we welcome you and know that you’ll have ample opportunities to learn from and connect with advocates, researchers, and practitioners from across the U.S. and the world. 
 

As we gather for AP19, we mark forty years since the first alcohol policy conference was held in 1981. We continue to be amazed and inspired by the dedication, commitment, and perseverance of the professionals who make up the alcohol policy field. 
 

This work requires a renewed dedication, focus and tenacity on behalf of our communities. As you join us in April, you will stand shoulder-to-shoulder with others like yourself who are leading the way in the alcohol policy field, in the face of myriad challenges. Together, our vision becomes reality as we build a social movement by moving from evidence to action.
 

Alicia Sparks, PhD, MPH
AP18 Co-Chair
U.S. Alcohol Policy Alliance
Abt Associates

 

Timothy Naimi, MD, MPH
AP18 Co-Chair
Boston Medical Center

Together, our vision becomes reality as we build a social movement by moving from evidence to action.

PROPOSALS

The AP19 Planning Committee is pleased to announce its call for proposals Alcohol Policy 19.

Learn more about AP19 and how you can join us to take action now

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