- Alcohol and Health: Current Evidence
Alcohol and Health: Current Evidence is a free online newsletter that summarizes the latest clinically relevant research on alcohol and health. Through its summaries and other features, the newsletter aims to highlight alcohol issues and provide valuable information that can be applied in clinical teaching, practice, and research.
- Alcohol Research Group - National Alcohol Research Center
- Alcohol Studies Database - Rutgers University
- Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS)
BRFSS tracks health risks in the U.S.
- Data Reports by Topic - SAMHSA
- ETOH Database
A service of the National Institute of Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, ETOH is the most comprehensive online bibliographic database containing over 100,000 records on alcohol abuse and alcoholism.
- Hospitalization Statistics - CT Department of Public Health
This site includes summary data & tables for causes of hospitalization, by age grouping & gender. Includes mental disorders.
- ICAP Blue Book
Published by the International Center For Alcohol Policies, the ICAP Blue book "is intended as a tool to assist those seeking guidance in developing policy and prevention approaches."
- Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD)
MADD's website includes statistics on the impact of drunk driving.
- National Center for Statistics and Analysis
The National Center for Statistics and Analysis of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration features include the State Data System Crash Data Report and the State Traffic Safety Information Website (STSI), a state-by-state profile of traffic safety data and information including: crash statistics, economic costs, legislation status, funding programs, et al.
- NIAAA Spectrum - Alcohol Research News
This webzine, published 3 times a year, includes in each issue: feature-length stories, news updates from the field, articles, photo essays, and an interview with an NIAAA staff member or alcohol researcher.
- NIDA Information for Researchers
Links to various NIDA publications, including research reports, Addiction Science & Clinical Practice journal, NIDA Notes, and more.
PubMed comprises more than 20 million citations for biomedical literature from MEDLINE, life science journals, and online books. Citations may include links to full-text content from PubMed Central and publisher web sites.
- SAMHSA Data
Includes Emergency Department data, substance abuse facilities data, client level data, population data and more.
- Societal Costs Of Underage Drinking
10 pages, pdf
Published by the Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation, this study examines the costs resulting from underage drinking - including crime, injury, disease - and compares those costs associated with alcohol sales.
- The Alcohol Policy Information System (APIS) Database
A project of the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, APIS is an electronic resource that provides authoritative, detailed, and comparable information on alcohol-related policies in the United States, at both State and Federal levels. Designed primarily as a tool for researchers, APIS is intended to encourage and facilitate research on the effects and effectiveness of alcohol-related policies.
- The Center on Alcohol Marketing and Youth (CAMY) Research Reports
Reports focus on youth exposure to alcohol advertising across various media.
- The Connecticut School Health Survey
he Connecticut School Health Survey (CSHS) is comprised of the Youth Tobacco Component (YTC) (PDF) and the Youth Behavior Component (YBC) (PDF). These two school surveys have been co-administered since 2005.
The YTC is a school-based survey of students in grades 6 - 12, with randomly chosen classrooms within selected schools, and is anonymous and confidential. The YBC is also a school-based survey of students, but only of high-school grades 9 - 12 and it, too, is anonymous and confidential.
- The Harvard School of Public Health College Alcohol Study (CAS)
CAS is an ongoing survey of over 14,000 students at 120 four-year colleges in 40 states. The site includes research abstracts, reports, and links to websites related to information about alcohol.
- The National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA)
NIAAA publishes a number of bulletins, guides, manuals and reports, including Alcohol Alert and the journal Alcohol Research and Health.
- The Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance System (YRBSS)
The YRBSS monitors health risk behaviors in youth that contribute to leading causes of death, disability and social problems. Monitored behaviors include: tobacco use, diet, physical activity, alcohol and drug use, sexual behavior, and behaviors that contribute to unintentional injury or violence.
- Underage Drinking Research Initiative - National Institute on Alcohol Abuse & Alcoholism (NIAAA)
Includes links to reports and surveys, and lists selected research literature.