Gender and Alcohol: Tackling Stereotypes

Scottish Health Action on Alcohol Problems (SHAAP) and the Institute for Alcohol Studies (IAS) are are delighted to invite you to a meeting on ‘Gender and Alcohol: Tackling Stereotypes’ in the Scottish Parliament on Wednesday, 21st March 2018  from 6-8pm.

The event, which has cross-party support, has been sponsored by Alex Cole-Hamilton MSP.


Dr Carol Emslie, Reader within the Institute of Applied Health Research at Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) will present new infographics on ‘Men, Women and Alcohol in Scotland’
Katherine Brown, Chief Executive of IAS
Victoria Troy of GCU will showcase a report by SHAAP/IAS on their 2017 seminar series ‘Women & Alcohol’ which looks at globalisation, empowerment, stigma, and the next steps.

Refreshments will be provided before the meeting and after the presentations, participants will have the opportunity to discuss relevant issues with the research authors.

If you wish to attend, email Felicity Garvie at: by 13th March.

For reasons of Parliamentary security, you must be registered.