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Sex, Gender, and Screening for Alcohol Use – Time for a Change
Wednesday, December 15 – 12:00-1:00PM EST
Presenter: Jim Winkle, MPH
During this webinar you will learn how to:
- Explain the evidence that supports differentiating between cis men and women and low risk drinking limits
- Discuss the relevance of using gender/sex to identify risky drinking
- Discuss how alcohol screening tools could be revised to include all patients
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