APP General Assembly Meeting and Workshop

The Alcohol Policy Panel Presents:
General Assembly Meeting and Workshop

The Impacts of Alcohol on Women: From Cancer to Mental Health

Friday, August 13, 2021

Morning Presentation from 9–11 a.m. PDT
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. PDT
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

William Kerr, Ph.D., is a senior scientist at the Alcohol Research Group (ARG), Public Health Institute, and is director of ARG’s National Alcohol Research Center focused on the epidemiology of alcohol problems and alcohol-related disparities.

Dr. Kerr is an epidemiologist interested in the areas of alcohol policy, measurement methodology, trends in U.S. alcohol consumption, and the relationships between alcohol use patterns and health outcomes.

Sharima Rasanayagam, Ph.D., is the director of Science at Breast Cancer Prevention Partners (BCPP) where she works to ensure that the organization continues to be a national leader in science-based environmental health advocacy.

Dr. Rasanayagam is a microbiologist interested in monitoring and interpreting emerging scientific research, developing and managing science-related program and policy initiatives, and providing scientific guidance on the development of new programmatic initiatives.

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