Alcohol use disorders are medical conditions that doctors can diagnose when a patient’s drinking causes distress or harm. In the United States, about 18 million people have an alcohol use disorder, classified as either alcohol dependence—perhaps...
Markus Heilig, MD, PhD, Chief
Section of Molecular Pathophysiology, LCTS
National Institute on Alcohol Abuse...
Underage drinking is when anyone under the minimum legal drinking age of 21 drinks alcohol.
Underage drinking is a risk that attracts many developing adolescents and teens. When young people try alcohol, they often don’t realize the...
DR. BEATA BUZAS
Karen J. Bachar, M.A., M.P.H.
(Work Group Leader)
Child Protection Division
Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention/OJJDP
Office of Justice Programs
U.S. Department of Justice...
- Vivian Faden, Ph.D.
- Dale Hereld, Ph.D.
Current NIAAA Members
- John Bowersox
- Fred Donodeo, M.P.A.
Preventing Underage Drinking
A webinar series sponsored by the Interagency Coordinating Committee on the Prevention of Underage Drinking (ICCPUD)