142nd APHA Annual Meeting and Exposition

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Prescription Drug Abuse - Identifying Special Populations for Targeted Interventions

142nd APHA Annual Meeting and Exposition (November 15 - November 19, 2014): http://www.apha.org/events-and-meetings/annual
Monday, November 17, 2014: 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Session Objectives: Analyze how data sources can be used to identify special populations at risk for prescription drug abuse. Evaluate the consequences associated with abuse in these high risk populations. Assess how interventions can be tailored to these populations.

Implications for college health programming: Predictors of prescription opioid misuse in college students
Christine Hackman, MA, Scott Leary, Andrew Robert Gallucci, PhD, ATC, CSCS, Andrew Meyer, PhD, Stuart Usdan, PhD and Chris Wynveen, PhD

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Organized by: Alcohol, Tobacco, and Other Drugs
Endorsed by: Injury Control and Emergency Health Services, Maternal and Child Health, Public Health Nursing, Caucus on Homelessness

CE Credits: Medical (CME), Health Education (CHES), Nursing (CNE), Public Health (CPH) , Masters Certified Health Education Specialist (MCHES)