Category: Research (CMigrator copy 1)

Late pregnancy alcohol exposure in West Virginia.

Schwartz B (2 March 2020) Late pregnancy alcohol exposure in West Virginia.  (Based on their findings, the authors believe that prevalence of PAE in WV is much higher than previous studies had shown for the state. Many of the prior studies relied on self-reporting, which led to significant underestimating. The authors believe that the findings […]

Fetal alcohol spectrum disorder: a systematic review of the cost of and savings from prevention in the United States and Canada

Greenmeyer J, Popova S, Glug, M & Burd L ‘Fetal alcohol spectrum disorder: a systematic review of the cost of and savings from prevention in the United States and Canada’. Addiction. doi: 10.1002/add.14841 The literature on the costs of and savings from prevention of Fetal alcohol spectrum disorder (FASD) was reviewed and a model for […]

Researcher to study Canada’s success in preventing fetal alcohol spectrum disorder.

University of Queensland News (16 October 2019) ‘Researcher to study Canada’s success in preventing fetal alcohol spectrum disorder‘. Associate Professor Deborah Askew’s newly awarded Churchill Fellowship will allow her to learn from urban First Nations communities in Canada and Alaska about how they have successfully reduced rates of fetal alcohol spectrum disorder (FASD).