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Winter 2009 | Vol. 12 | No. 1

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Alcohol Screening Conference Scheduled for May

"Public Health in the Emergency Department: Surveillance, Screening, and Intervention," is a conference taking place on May 13, 2009, in New Orleans. It is being held in conjunction with the annual meeting of the Society for Academic Emergency Medicine.

The conference will cover Alcohol Screening, Brief Intervention, and Referral to Treatment (SBIRT). A key goal is the identification of strategies to demonstrate the importance of ED-based health behavior intervention to educators, policy makers, and funders.

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