Changing the Culture of Risky Drinking Behavior

Project Overview (PDF)

3rd Funding Cycle Development Award

Project Start Date: July 1, 2007
Project End Date: June 30, 2008
Award Amount: $49,944

Project Goal Statement: This partnership will result in the formation of an Alcohol Risk  Reduction Task Force in La Crosse to address the burden of at-risk alcohol use and abuse and injury.

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  Community Partner:

Primary Community Partner: La Crosse Medical Health Science Consortium

  Academic Partners:

Primary Academic Partner:Stephen Hargarten, MD, MPH, Department of Emergency Medicine
Additional Academic Partner: Keri Briel Frisch, MPH, Department of Emergency Medicine

  Project Progress Summary Reports:
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  Project Dissemination Efforts (as reported by project partners)
  • Article
    • Article in La Crosse Tribune – Lang KJ. Countywide effort to reduce alcohol-related injuries begins. La Crosse Tribune. October 31, 2007.
  • Outreach Materials/Events
    • Project partners participated in an alcohol aid station at a community event, 2007.
    • Community Coalition spokesperson interviewed on two radio programs regarding the project, 2007.
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Advancing a Healthier Wisconsin Endowment Healthier Wisconsin Partnership Program (HWPP)
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