The Alcohol Team
(A-Team) is an interdisciplinary alliance involving students, staff, and faculty, and
relies on the interdependence of science and practice in addressing college student substance abuse.
The A-Team's mission is to reduce
harm to students from the abusive use of alcohol and other
drugs utilizing a unified, campus and community collaborative approach.
- Implement and evaluate comprehensive, integrated programs for individual students, the university population, and the surrounding communities
- Provide hands-on applied research and service opportunities for outstanding undergraduate and graduate students
- Position URI at the forefront of substance abuse prevention efforts through the dissemination of empirically-validated science-based policy and preventative approaches
- Enhance funding sources for preventative interventions
from both public and private sectors