2017 National Conference on Alcohol and Opioid Use in Women & Girls
Thursday, October 26 to Friday, October 27, 2017
Registration is now open for the National Conference on Alcohol and Opioid Use in Women and Girls: Advances in Prevention, Treatment and Recovery Research. This conference will highlight the intersection of harmful drinking among women, HIV infection, and adverse maternal-child health outcomes.
A national conference to:
Disseminate findings from the latest research on the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of alcohol and other substance misuse among girls and women, including strategies to prevent HIV infection/progression and substance-exposed pregnancies
Publicize pertinent information from Facing Addiction in America: The Surgeon General’s Report on Alcohol, Drugs, and Health
Develop a coalition of stakeholder organizations and researchers to develop a blueprint for a coordinated public-private response to epidemic substance misuse among women and girls
General Health Care Providers (including physicians, Obstetricians-Gynecologists, nurses, counselors)
Addiction Prevention and Treatment Professionals (including addiction counselors, physicians, nurses)
Learn more on National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA)'s website or Register Now!
Washington Marriott at Metro Center, Washington, D.C.