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    Philanthropy's Responsibility in Combating Addiction

    Substance Use Prevention June 16, 2017

    The country’s opiate epidemic grips national headlines.

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    Interactive Map of the Reach of our Youth Substance Use Prevention Strategic Initiative

    Explore a virtual representation of our network of Substance Use Prevention partner organizations and grantees across the United States.

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    Maximizing Philanthropy's Investments in Public Health

    Grantmakers in Health's 2016 Terrance Keenan Institute fellows gathered to discuss leadership, collaboration, and best practices in grantmaking. Several prominent issues emerged, including how to effectively demonstrate the impact of philanthropic investments. The article outlines the fellows' perspective on several of the most prominent challenges and opportunities for measuring impact, promoting learning and disseminating knowledge.

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    This National Prevention Week, We’re Making Each Day Count

    National Prevention Week, which takes place from May 14 to May 20, is an annual health observance dedicated to increasing public awareness of, and action around, mental and or substance use disorders. This year's theme is, "Making Each Day Count."

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    Facing Addiction in America: A Call to Action from the United States Surgeon General

    Substance Use Prevention December 20, 2016 By Sissy Weldon

    Fifty years ago, the Surgeon General’s landmark report on the adverse health consequences of smoking and tobacco triggered nationwide efforts to prevent tobacco use.

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    Tune in LIVE for the unveiling of Facing Addiction in America: The Surgeon General’s Report on Alcohol, Drugs, and Health

    Substance Use Prevention November 16, 2016

    Tomorrow, from the Studios at Paramount in the historic Paramount Theater in Los Angeles, the United States Surgeon General, Dr. Vivek Murthy, will unveil his office’s long-awaited, groundbreaking report addressing the country’s leading public health crisis, at Facing Addiction in America – A National Summit.

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    Relationships, Collaboration and Learning: Measuring Progress, Addressing Challenges

    Substance Use Prevention November 7, 2016 By Sissy Weldon

    On October 13 and 14, the Conrad N. Hilton Foundation hosted the fourth annual Youth Substance Use Prevention and Early Intervention Strategic Initiative convening in Washington D.C. This meeting serves as an opportunity for partner organizations to learn about progress in advancing screening and early intervention approaches for youth, as well as to discuss emerging issues, and network with practitioners and experts in the field.

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    FrameWorks Institute Releases Report on Media and Organizational Discourse on Adolescent Substance Use

    Substance Use Prevention September 22, 2016

    What's missing from the public conversation on adolescent substance use? For one thing, it's lacking crucial information about what makes adolescence a sensitive period for brain development.

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