Prevention of problem gambling

Meet Dr Robert Williams

University of Lethbridge, Canada
Alberta Gambling Research Institute

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Internationally renowned prevention and public health expert Dr Robert Williams shares his views on gambling and problem gambling. 

Dr Williams says that while there is no silver bullet for preventing problem gambling, awareness campaigns and programs that highlight the risks are vitally important. He also explores the use of loyalty cards to promote responsible gambling.

Dr Robert Williams delivered a keynote presentation during the Many ways to help conference 2014. Find out more.

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