Webinar series: Policy actions to prevent cancer

The Canadian Partnership Against Cancer has launched a two-part webinar series to provide evidence and resources to inform policy action for the prevention of cancer and other chronic diseases.

Policy action to reduce alcohol-related harms
This webinar will explore the relationship between alcohol and cancer and evidence-informed policy actions to reduce alcohol-related harms.

Tuesday, June 22, 2021
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm EST
Microsoft Teams (free, registration required) 

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The webinar will cover:

  • evidence-informed policy actions to reduce alcohol-related harms
  • the current alcohol policy landscape in Canada
  • the impact of COVID-19 on alcohol policies
  • policy considerations for underserved populations
  • public opinion of alcohol policy and advice for moving forward

Speakers

  • Jacob Shelley
    Dr. Jacob Shelley
    Director, Health Ethics, Law and Policy Lab, Western University
  • Heather Bryant
    Dr. Heather Bryant
    Expert Advisor to the Partnership; Clinical Professor, University of Calgary

Together, the webinar and our reports on alcohol policy will help policymakers and other actors in the health system implement actions to reduce alcohol-related harms, including cancers.

The webinar series is free to attend, but advance registration is required. The webinar will be recorded and available for post-session viewing.


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Policy actions to reduce alcohol-related harms

Date

June 22, 2021


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