National Prevention Network

The National Prevention Network (NPN) is a NASADAD component group working to ensure effective and evidence-based tobacco, alcohol, other drug prevention programs and policies that are comprehensive and culturally competent. The NPN is comprised of State Prevention Coordinators who are responsible for substance use prevention systems in each State. Each year, NASADAD NPN host a national conference to highlight the latest research in the substance use prevention field. It provides a forum for prevention professionals, coalition leaders, researchers, and federal partners to share research, best practices, and promising evaluation results for the purpose of integrating research into prevention practice.