This program tackles the devastating consequences of underage drinking. Experts and concerned citizens gather in a town hall meeting format to answer questions from the audience regarding underage drinking and address how the problem can be reduced in communities across our country.
Guests of the program include Vice Admiral Richard Carmona, United States Surgeon General; Hope Taft, Ohio's First Lady (1999-2007); Dr. Peter Rogers, Children's Hospital; Erin Meluso, Recording Artists Against Destructive Decisions; Richard McCain, Executive Director of the Greater Cleveland Substance Abuse Initiative; Carolyn Givens, Ohio Dept. of Drug and Alcohol Addiction Services,;Beverly Watts-Davis, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration; and Judge Paulette Lilly, Ohio Juvenile Judges Association.
This program includes segments from 2002's "Smart & Sober" program, hosted by actor Henry Winkler and featuring hip-hop artist Bow Wow.
March 28, 2006