ALCOHOL, TOBACCO, AND OTHER DRUG USE (ATOD) AMONG OLDER ADULTS

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Special Interest Group

  • Date:
  • Time: 6:00pm - 7:00pm
  • Track: Networking
  • Location: B112

Co-Chairs: Benjamin H. Han, MD, MPH; Alison Moore, MD, MPH; Justina Groeger, MD, MPH

The purpose of this SIG is to address the dramatic increase in older adults with unhealthy substance use and substance use disorders. This SIG brings together an interdisciplinary group of professionals to collaborate on research and educational projects to raise awareness and address the growing problem of unhealthy substance use by older adults.