Abstract submission

We welcome quantitative, qualitative, methodological and conceptual abstracts on themes connected to declining youth drinking in high income countries. Abstracts should relate to unpublished research in progress.

Abstract requirements

Abstracts should be 250 words (2300 characters maximum including spaces) and should be accompanied by up to five key words and a conflict of interest statement.


Abstracts should be submitted no later than 7th January 2019.

Notification of acceptance of abstracts will be sent out by email during the week beginning 14th January 2019.

Paper requirements

Full final papers should be submitted by 8th March 2019. Papers should be no longer than 16 pages (font size 12, single-spaced) including tables and references.

Data Protection

By submitting an abstract here, please note that you are consenting for conference organisers to use that information for the purposes of this event only.  If you have any queries, please contact the conference organisers.

Conflict of Interest

When submitting your abstract you will be asked to provide details of any industry funding you have received in the last five years. In addition to this, and in line with KBS guidelines, we also ask that any involvement of industry or industry funded bodies in your research is made clear in your presentation.

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