Programme for the launch of Underage Drinking; A Report on Drinking in the Second Decade of Life in Europe and North America

 

Posted on the 06 Oct 2012

The Report on Drinking in the Second Decade of Life in Europe and North America was launched in the European Parliament on 27th November 2012. It is a Review provided by ERAB : The European Foundation for Alcohol Research and ABMRF/The Foundation for Alcohol Research.

Authors

  • Franca Beccaria
  • Patricia J Conrod
  • Kim Fromme
  • Antti Latvala
  • Sherry H Stewart
  • Reinout W Wiers
  • Helene R. White.    

Programme for the launch

10.00 : Entry into the Parliament Building 

10.30 : Welcome Markus Ferber, MdEP and Professor Philippe De Witte, Chairman of the ERAB Advisory Board 

10.35 : Underage drinking in the context of EU action on alcohol-related harm Dr Michael Hübel, Head of Unit - Health Determinants, DG SANCO  

10.45 : Underage Drinking in Europe and North America Professor Helene White   

11.00 : Risk and Protective Factors for Underage Drinking Professor Reinout W Wiers 

11.15 : Prevention of Alcohol Use and Misuse in Youth: A Comparison of North American and European Approaches Professor Sherry H Stewart.   

11.30 : Conclusions and Recommendations Dr Patricia J Conrod   

11.50 : Discussion