The Alcohol Policy Panel Presents:
General Assembly Meeting and Workshop
The Intersection Between Alcohol and Mental Health
in Adolescents and Adults
Friday, February 26, 2021
Morning Presentation from 9–11 a.m. PST
Registration link here for morning session
The morning session is a general overview of the topic geared toward prevention
specialists, community members, law enforcement, and policy makers.
Afternoon Workshop from 1–4 p.m. PST
Registration link here for afternoon session
The afternoon session takes a deeper dive for those looking to create
actionable steps in implementing improvements in the community.
Please contact us if you have questions about accessing the meeting and/or workshop remotely at email@example.com.
Aaron White, Ph.D., is the senior scientific advisor to the director and chief of the Epidemiology and Biometry Branch at the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA).
Dr. White is a biological psychologist interested in how alcohol affects the brain and overall health across the lifespan. His research over the last two decades has contributed to our understanding of the effects of alcohol on brain function and development, the nature of alcohol-induced memory blackouts, and trends in alcohol use in the U.S. His most recent studies explore changes in alcohol-related emergency department visits, hospitalizations and deaths in the U.S., as well as alcohol use among girls and women.