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Forum: Alcohol advertising and young people

The McCusker Centre for Action on Alcohol and Youth, Cancer Council Victoria, and Cancer Council WA will host the upcoming forum ‘Alcohol advertising and young people: Taking action‘ on Tuesday 11 June in Melbourne.

The forum will include presentations from a range of speakers, an update on activities of the Alcohol Advertising Review Board, and interactive discussion on ways to address alcohol advertising.

Speakers include:

  • Todd Harper, CEO, Cancer Council Victoria
  • Professor Simone Pettigrew, Professor of Marketing, University of Western Australia
  • Dr Stephen Parnis, President, Australian Medical Association Victoria
  • Jane Martin, Executive Manager, Alcohol and Obesity Policy, Cancer Council Victoria
  • Professor Mike Daube, Director, McCusker Centre for Action on Alcohol and Youth
  • Terry Slevin, Chair, Occupational & Environmental Cancer Committee, Cancer Council Australia
  • Hannah Pierce, McCusker Centre for Action on Alcohol and Youth

Date and time: Tuesday 11 June 2013, 11am-1pm. Light lunch to follow.
Venue: Cancer Council Victoria, 100 Drummond St, Carlton (See map)
RSVP: By Fri 7 June to Hannah Pierce, hannah.pierce @ curtin.edu.au or (08)9266 7117

Please note: This forum is for those working in public health and related areas, and is not open to the alcohol industry or its associates.