Alcohol Use Disorders (144) Public meeting on the relationship between alcohol consumption & health

14 March, 2024

Join @NASEM_Health 3/28 for a public meeting on the relationship between alcohol consumption & health, including #Cancer, #NeurocognitiveDevelopment, and all-cause mortality. Members of the public will also have an opportunity to comment. Register now:

Esha Ray Cahudhuri


HIFA profile: Esha Ray Chaudhuri is an Equity Analyst, in Canada. Professional interests: Equity Issues in Health and Health Care with particular focus on interface of Local and Global contexts. She is affiliated to Patients for Patient Safety Canada-Healthcare Excellence Canada, and is a member of the GLL4QUHC at WHO.

[*Note from HIFA moderator (NPW): From the website: 'A National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine committee will hold a meeting to undertake a review of the current scientific evidence on the relationship between alcohol consumption and health outcomes. As part of this meeting, the committee will invite speakers to present on related topics to its Statement of Task such as neurocognitive development, cancer, all-cause mortality, and considerations for alcohol consumption measurement and patterns. During the meeting, members of the public will be able to provide comments. The committee will produce a report that summarizes the evidence in conclusion statements that will be graded to indicate the strength of the evidence, but it will not include dietary statements, recommendations, or advice.']