142nd APHA Annual Meeting and Exposition

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Adolescent Issues (Other Drugs)

142nd APHA Annual Meeting and Exposition (November 15 - November 19, 2014): http://www.apha.org/events-and-meetings/annual
Wednesday, November 19, 2014: 8:30 AM - 9:30 AM

Board 1
Social network risk and resiliency factors for hard drug use among former foster care youth experiencing homelessness
Harmony Rhoades, PhD, Eric Rice, PhD, Amanda Yoshioka-Maxwell, MSW and Hailey Winetrobe, MPH, CHES
Board 2
Energy drinks to “get high”: A modality in substance use among Puerto Rican adolescents, 2012-13
Linnette Rodriguez-Figueroa, MS, PhD, Margarita R. Moscoso-Alvarez, PhD, Juan C. Reyes-Pulliza, EdD, MS and Hector Colón, PhD
Board 3
Steroid Use Drug Trends in Adolescents: Performance Enhancement Trumps Getting High
Donald Vereen, M.D., M.P.H. and Joseph Arocho, M.P.H.
Board 5
Understanding the match between homeless youths' perceived network member substance use and their network members' actual substance use: A multi-level analysis
Hsun-Ta Hsu, MSW, Anamika Barman-Adhikari, MA, MSW, PhD Student, Eric Rice, PhD, Harmony Rhoades, PhD and Hailey Winetrobe, MPH, CHES
Board 6
Drug use among college students and the discrepancies among intramural, club, and varsity athletes
Kele Ding, Ph.D., MD., Holly Satterfield and Jingzhen Yang, PhD, MPH

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

Organized by: Alcohol, Tobacco, and Other Drugs
Endorsed by: Maternal and Child Health, School Health Education and Services