Online Program

Preventing Drug Abuse and its Consequences New Approaches and Best Practices

Monday, November 4, 2013: 4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Linda J Frazier, BS, MA, RN, MCHES

Board 2
Association between executive function, risky injection practices, and HCV among injection drug users   
Joy Scheidell, MPH, Maria Khan, PhD, Lisa Clifford, PhD, Eugene Dunne, MA and William Latimer, PhD, MPH
Board 3
This is an emergency, preparing for a safe landing: Lessons from an overdose prevention project located in an emergency department   
Janice Pringle, PhD, Tamara Slain, RN, Arvind Venkat, MD and Sherry Rickard-Aasen, MBA
Board 4
Adolescent caffeine use and violence: A gender-specific exploration   
Alfgeir Kristjansson, PhD, Inga Dora Sigfusdottir, PhD, Stephanie S. Frost, PhD, MAOM and Jack E James, PhD
Board 5
Decreasing health disparities in alcohol and other drug initiation   
Kathleen Herr-Zaya, BSN, MS, PhD, Kathleen Whelton, MPH, Toyin Awesu, MS, Zamawa Arenas, MA, Kyle Marshall, Stefano Keel, LICSW, MMHS and Casey Cokkinias, BA
Board 6
Effects of pharmacy syringe access on syringe sharing among young heroin injectors   
Mary Ellen Mackesy-Amiti, PhD, Lawrence J. Ouellet, PhD, John Lalomio, BA and Dita Broz, PhD, MPH
Board 7
Consistency of self-reported drug use events in a mixed methods study of injection drug users   
Stephanie R. Dyal, BS, Ricky N. Bluthenthal, PhD, Lynn Wenger, MSW, MPH and Alex H. Kral, PhD
Board 8
Fatal and non-fatal opioid overdoses: Using media coverage as an evaluation tool   
Jennifer Goines, Morgan Montgomery-Rice, Julie Carpineto, MFA, Alejandro Rivera, Arlene Goldstein and Karen Hacker, MD, MPH
Board 9
Diagnostic implications of craving in assessing disorders for commonly-abused substances   
Edward Singleton, PhD, Kelly O'Bryant Wagner, BS and Jamie Weinstein, MPH
Board 10
Substance abuse prevention is suicide prevention: Building connections between our fields to save lives   
Tehout Selameab, M.P.P., Ellyson R Stout, BS, MS and Laurie Davidson, M.A.

See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement and author's information.

Organized by: Alcohol, Tobacco, and Other Drugs
Endorsed by: Injury Control and Emergency Health Services