2021 Minnesota Prevention Program Sharing Conference

2021 Minnesota Prevention Program
Sharing Conference


The Annual Minnesota Prevention Program Sharing conference provides learning, networking and skill-building opportunities to enhance alcohol, tobacco, and other drug misuse (ATOD) prevention efforts. By sharing effective prevention strategies and programs, presenters and participants learn from one another in this exemplary, two-day learning community.

Past proposal topics include substance use research & data, coalition building, community organizing, prevention strategies, needs assessment & evaluation, culturally-specific & responsive practices, leadership development, youth & school engagement, interpersonal & mass communication, general wellness for prevention professionals, and more!

This year's conference will take place entirely online. Registration opens in June.

Conference dates: October 21st & 22nd, 2021

Conference location: Virtual Conference

Details including breakout sessions, keynote speakers and more will be released Summer 2021.


Conference Audience: Community Coalition Leaders • Prevention Specialists • Substance Abuse & Mental Health Professionals • Parents & Youth • College Students • Educators • Public Health Professionals • Law Enforcement • Researchers • Faith Leaders • And More!

Presenter Application Now Open!

Proposals due: May 23rd, 11:59 PM CST

You do not have to be an expert writer or researcher to submit a proposal. We encourage anybody who has new and exciting ideas to apply.

For tips on how to write an abstract or learning objectives, click below:

Tips for Writing an Abstract and Learning Objectives

Example abstracts from previous conferences can be viewed below:

Example Abstracts

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