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NIAAA College Task Force (2002) - A Call to Action: Changing the Culture of Drinking at U.S. Colleges

A Call to Action: Changing the Culture of Drinking at U.S. Colleges

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This report, released in 2002 by the NIAAA-supported Task Force on College Drinking after 3 years of intensive discussions, describes our new understanding of dangerous drinking behavior by college students and its consequences for both drinkers and nondrinkers. In its report, the Task Force outlines a series of recommendations for colleges and universities, researchers, and NIAAA. What distinguished this guidance from others was its firm reliance on scientific evidence and its call for collaboration between academic institutions and researchers.

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