Programme

 

Alcohol in the European Union 2012
27 March 2012 Copenhagen Denmark

 
09.00 - 10.00 Registration
   
10.00 - 11.00

Welcome (Chair )
Dr Lars Moller,
Programme Manager a.i. Alcohol and Illicit Drugs
World Health Organization Regional Office for Europe

Dr Gauden Galea,
Director Division of Noncommunicable Diseases and Health Promotion,
World Health Organization Regional Office for Europe

Ms Anette Søgaard Nielsen,
Chairman, Alcohol & Society, Denmark

Ms Kit Broholm,
Senior Adviser, The Danish EU Presidency

Mr Michael Hübel,
Unit Head, Health Determinants, European Commission

   
11.00 - 11.30

The societal burden of alcohol
Professor Jürgen Rehm,
Director, Social and Epidemiological Research (SER) Department, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto, Canada
WHO Collaborating Centre for Mental Health & Addiction

   
11.30 - 11.50 Reducing injuries and death from alcohol-related road accidents
Dr Dinesh Sethi,
Programme Manager a.i. Violence and Injury Prevention,
World Health Organization Regional Office for Europe
   
11.50 - 12.20 Break
   
12.20 - 12.50 Availability and pricing of alcohol
Mr Esa Österberg,
Senior Researcher, Department of Alcohol, Drugs and Addiction, National Institute for Health & Welfare, Finland
   
12.50 - 13.20 Overview of cost effectiveness
Prof Peter Anderson,
Professor, Substance Use, Policy and Practice, Institute of Health and Society, Newcastle University, England
Professor, Alcohol and Health, Faculty of Health, Medicine and Life Sciences, Maastricht University, Netherlands
   
13.20 - 13.40 The work of NGO’s in Denmark
Ms Anette Søgaard Nielsen,
Chairman Alcohol & Society
   
13.40 - 14.00 Community action
Ms Kit Broholm,
Senior Adviser, Alcohol Prevention, National Board of Health, Denmark
   
14.00 - 14.15 Conclusion and closure of conference
Ms Maria Renström,
Ministry of Health and Social Affairs, Sweden

Dr Lars Moller,
Programme Manager a.i. Alcohol and Illicit Drugs
World Health Organization Regional Office for Europe
   
14.15 - 15.00 Reception
   
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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