142nd APHA Annual Meeting and Exposition

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Weakening or Strengthening Alcohol Regulation? Examining Legislative and Industry Initiatives

142nd APHA Annual Meeting and Exposition (November 15 - November 19, 2014): http://www.apha.org/events-and-meetings/annual
Wednesday, November 19, 2014: 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Session Objectives: Name state legislative proposals that weaken or strengthen alcohol regulation and industry influences. Evaluate evidence-base for the alcohol industry's "Actions to Reduce Harmful Drinking" Identify thematic content of alcohol advertisements associated with code violations. Describe the evidence supporting recommendations against privatization of alcohol distribution systems.

Alcohol control laws in states with state-run compared with privatized alcohol distribution systems
Toben F. Nelson, ScD, Kathleen Lenk, MPH, Traci L. Toomey, PhD, Rhonda Jones-Webb, DrPH and Darin J. Erickson, PhD

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Organized by: Alcohol, Tobacco, and Other Drugs
Endorsed by: Law

CE Credits: Medical (CME), Health Education (CHES), Nursing (CNE), Public Health (CPH) , Masters Certified Health Education Specialist (MCHES)