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Committee on Substance Abuse


The Committee on Substance Abuse (COSA) is concerned with the prevention, early recognition, screening brief intervention, and appropriate management of substance use by young people; initiates professional and public education in this area; and makes appropriate policy recommendations to the membership. COSA produces materials for use by physicians and works with governmental, public, and private organizations to address and advance common goals.

Brochures Available

  • A Parent's Guide to Hosting Teen Parties (public access to the information via and handout version available via Patient Education Online - annual online subscription service designed for pediatricians and institutions or professional groups to purchase for distribution to patients and families).

View policy statements from COSA

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