ALCOHOL EDUCATION

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Moruf Adelekan:  The author states that he does not have any conflict of interest in regard to the preparation of this manuscript. He is a member of the Research Advisory Committee of IARD. However, he is not involved in any project funded by the organization other than the honorarium paid for preparing and publishing this manuscript.

J.P. Assailly:  The author reports that he has received a financial payment for work as a consultant to lARD. He further states that there has been no intrusive activity of IARD of any sort in the writing of this paper.

Christina D. Economos:  The author declares that there are no conflicts of interest regarding the publication of this paper.  The Shape Up Somerville intervention was funded primarily by grant R06/CCR121519-01 from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Additional funding was provided by the New Balance Foundation, John Hancock Financial Services, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts, United Way of Mass Bay, The Potato Board, Stonyfield Farm, and Dole Foods.

Sara C. Folt:  The author declares that there are no conflicts of interest regarding the publication of this paper.  The Shape Up Somerville intervention was funded primarily by grant R06/CCR121519-01 from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Additional funding was provided by the New Balance Foundation, John Hancock Financial Services, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts, United Way of Mass Bay, The Potato Board, Stonyfield Farm, and Dole Foods.

Jeanne P. Goldberg:  The author declares that there are no conflicts of interest regarding the publication of this paper.  The Shape Up Somerville intervention was funded primarily by grant R06/CCR121519-01 from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Additional funding was provided by the New Balance Foundation, John Hancock Financial Services, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts, United Way of Mass Bay, The Potato Board, Stonyfield Farm, and Dole Foods.

Daniel P. Hatfield:  The author declares that there are no conflicts of interest regarding the publication of this paper.  The Shape Up Somerville intervention was funded primarily by grant R06/CCR121519-01 from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Additional funding was provided by the New Balance Foundation, John Hancock Financial Services, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts, United Way of Mass Bay, The Potato Board, Stonyfield Farm, and Dole Foods.

Sarah A. Sliwa:  The author declares that there are no conflicts of interest regarding the publication of this paper.  The Shape Up Somerville intervention was funded primarily by grant R06/CCR121519-01 from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Additional funding was provided by the New Balance Foundation, John Hancock Financial Services, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts, United Way of Mass Bay, The Potato Board, Stonyfield Farm, and Dole Foods.

Betsy Thom:  This paper was funded by IARD as part of a project to develop an Alcohol Education Guide website. The author was part of a team considering criteria for good practice in developing and implementing school-based alcohol education programmes. An initial draft paper reviewed the literature in more detail. This paper is based on that. IARD did not contribute to the first draft paper or to this paper in any way. The paper is solely the work of the author. The author is a member of IARD research advisory group.

Catherine M. Wright:  The author declares there is no conflict of interest.

Resource Center Disclosure:  This Resource Center is supported by the International Alliance for Responsible Drinking (IARD), a not-for-profit organization funded by the world’s leading producers of beer, spirits, and wine. IARD is dedicated to addressing harmful drinking and promoting responsible drinking through research, programs, and policy dialogue through a multi-stakeholder approach. Also central to IARD’s mission is supporting implementation of the Beer, Wine and Spirits Producers’ Commitments to Reduce Harmful Drinking, launched in 2013. As an NGO, IARD enjoys consultative status with the United Nations Economic and Social Council (UN ECOSOC).