Portland, OR — The National Council on Problem Gambling congratulates the 2017 Awards winners. The awards were presented Friday, July 21 at the 31st National Conference on Problem Gambling. NCPG Executive Director Keith Whyte stated: “I am pleased to recognize the outstanding work of all the nominees and especially the recipients. In particular I have been fortunate enough to work alongside all three Lifetime Award winners and appreciate their considerable positive impacts on the problem gambling and responsible gaming fields through their advocacy, research and treatment.” A copy of the complete release is here: NCPG 2017 Awards Winners. For a history of the NCPG Awards, visit http://www.ncpgambling.org/award-history.