Recent methodological developments in substance use research
Monday, November 2, 2015: 12:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
This session looks at the methodological challenges faced by substance abuse researchers based on type of substance abused (alcohol or tobacco) and the population studied (military v young people v general population). Potential solutions to the challenges will be presented.
Session Objectives: Describe challenges faced by alcohol researchers in initiating research with Army Posts and surrounding communities
Identify the advantages and disadvantages associated with collecting data via RDD telephone and opt-in web panel
Identify the misclassification errors associated with self-reports of smoking
Identify types of mixed methods approaches currently being employed in tobacco control research with young people
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Organized by: Alcohol, Tobacco, and Other Drugs
Endorsed by: Injury Control and Emergency Health Services, Applied Public Health Statistics, APHA-Committee on Women's Rights
Medical (CME), Health Education (CHES), Nursing (CNE), Public Health (CPH)
Masters Certified Health Education Specialist (MCHES)