4236.0 Prevention and other critical issues of importance

Tuesday, November 10, 2009: 2:30 PM

Board 1
Drug Endangered Children: Developmental Outcomes of Exposure to Methamphetamine
Kiti Freier Randall, PhD, Traci Williams, MD, Vidhya Krishnamurthy, PhD, April Kranz, MD and Kimberly Freeman, PhD
Board 2
Adolescent Substance Use: Role of parental substance use and parental communication with youth regarding substances
Dina Cuervo, MA, Sharon Mieras Perugini, MA, Kiti Freier Randall, PhD and Duane C. McBride, PhD
Board 3
Emerging of Xylazine as a new drug of abuse and its health consequences among drug users in Puerto Rico
Juan Reyes, EdD, Rafaela Robles, EdD, Juan Negrón, MPH, Hector Colón, PhD, Tomas Matos, MS and José M. Calderón, MS
Board 5
Childhood sexual abuse and age at initiation of heroin, crack, and cocaine
Claudia Trezza, Victoria Frye, PhD, Vijay Nandi, MPH, David Vlahov, PhD and Danielle C. Ompad, PhD
Board 6
Strategies for avoiding relapse to heroin use: A qualitative investigation
Claudia Trezza, Linda Weiss, PhD, James E. Egan, MPH, Jonathon Gass, MPH, Danielle C. Ompad, PhD and David Vlahov, PhD
Board 7
Quality of social networks and its impact on drug treatment entry and attendance
Claudia Trezza, Shannon Blaney, MPH, Ebele O. Benjamin, MPH, Danielle C. Ompad, PhD, David Vlahov, PhD and Crystal M. Fuller, PhD
Board 8
Examining cessation among drug users outside of treatment
Claudia Trezza, Linda Weiss, PhD, Jonathon Gass, MPH, Shannon Blaney, MPH, James E. Egan, MPH and Danielle C. Ompad, PhD

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Organized by: Alcohol, Tobacco, and Other Drugs