Policy Approaches to Alcohol and Cancer Prevention: Resources, Results, and Gaps

Event Type:
July 18, 2023
1:00 – 2:00 PM ET

Event Series

Alcohol and Cancer

Welcome, Cancer Behavior Research community. This 1-hour webinar will focus on alcohol policy research, the origin of the Alcohol Policy Information System (APIS), and how it can influence cancer incidences. Additional description forthcoming.

This webinar is part of the Alcohol and Cancer Webinar Series.

Reasonable Accommodations
Closed captioning will be available to all participants. Individuals who need reasonable accommodations to participate in this event should contact ncidccpsbrpadvances@mail.nih.gov. Requests should be made at least five business days in advance of the event.


Gregory Bloss, M.A., M.P.P.
Alcohol Policy Research

Program Director,
Division of Epidemiology and Prevention Research,
National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism

Alicia Sparks, Ph.D., M.P.H.
Alicia Sparks, Ph.D., M.P.H.

Alcohol Policy Information System (APIS) now and where it is headed 

Project Director for NIAAA’s Alcohol Policy Information System,
Senior Principal, Communication Services,
Synergy Enterprises, Inc.

Timothy Naimi, M.D., M.P.H.
Timothy Naimi, M.D., M.P.H.

Alcohol Policy Information System (APIS) influence on cancer incidence

Director, Canadian Institute for Substance Use Research,
Professor, School of Public Health and Social Policy,
University of Victoria, Canada


David Berrigan, Ph.D., M.P.H.

Program Director, Health Behaviors Research Branch,
NCI Behavioral Research Program

Last Updated
May 25, 2023