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Alcohol Research UK is an independent charity that tackles alcohol-related harm by funding high quality, impartial research. Since 1980, we have produced over 100 reports into alcohol harm, treatment, policy and culture.
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Second part of the fortnightly course on the evidence for alcohol treatment. Selects, explores and explains seminal and key research on the influence of the practitioner on the impacts of brief interventions.
We are looking for a Senior Research and Policy Officer to join our team. The successful candidate will help us plan, develop and deliver an expanding programme of activities, working with a wide range of stakeholders to help identify research gaps, develop programmes of work and bring research findings to life through translational activities.
NHS Scotland have published updated sales figures for alcohol in Scotland. These suggest that a decline in alcohol consumption since the mid-2000s has started to reverse.
Hundreds of attendees filled the Grand Theatre, Blackpool, on May 5th, as the Jobs, Friends & Houses (JFH) team took to the stage to celebrate its first 18 months of enterprise. The event was made possible with funding from Alcohol Research UK.
New studies reveal rise in alcohol screening for adults attending Emergency Departments but more help needed for young and vulnerable
New research published today (4 May) by Alcohol Research UK shows that while more adults are being routinely screened for alcohol-related problems in Emergency Departments in England more specialist support is needed to help young people and the vulnerable. A new study by researchers based at the University of Surrey, funded by Alcohol Research UK, […]
Hospital Emergency Departments are often at the frontline when it comes to dealing with the harmful effects of alcohol. Although we lack precise details, it is estimated that up to 35% of ED and ambulance costs may be alcohol-related. Predictably, this is especially acute at night: up to 70% of admissions between midnight and 5am […]