Study to examine the relationship of public and college policies on student binge drinking and tobacco use

The Foundation's Substance Abuse Policy Research Program was designed to provide support for investigators to conduct policy research on a variety of subjects directed at helping the country reduce the harm caused by substance abuse.This project will examine the effect of alcohol and smoking prevention policies on drinking and smoking behavior and related problems among college students. This examination is intended to help policy makers identify effective strategies to prevent cigarette smoking, heavy alcohol use, and the problems associated with such use, including automobile-related and other types of injuries.

Grant Details

Amount Awarded $94,711.00

Awarded on: 9/23/1996

Time frame: 10/1/1996 - 6/30/1998

Grant Number: 30481


Harvard University T. H. Chan School of Public Health

677 Huntington Avenue
Boston, 02115-6028


Henry Wechsler
Project Director