CAAS News

Dr. van den Berg presented at the Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences

Dr. Jacob van den Berg gave an oral presentation on January 9, 2020 entitled: "Social media use and prevention of HIV and other sexually transmitted infections among at-risk college students in the United States" at the Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences in Maui, Hawaii.

Dr. Spirito and colleagues presented at the NIH HEAL Initiative

Dr. Anthony Spirito, together with co-investigators Drs. Anashua Rani Ghose Elwy and Kathleen Kemp of Brown Research, and Drs. Sarah Helseth and Sara Becker of CAAS,  presented at the NIH HEAL Initiative on parents’ and teens’ knowledge, opinions, and safety skills around opioid use.

Dr. Becker presented at the Public Health TA Center Networking Meeting and at Penn State University

Dr. Sara Becker presented on the work of the New England Addiction Technology Transfer Center (ATTC) at the Public Health TA Center Networking Meeting and Discussion on the Intersection of HIV and Substance Use Disorder! This meeting was hosted by the Health Resources & Services Administration (HRSA) Office of Regional Operations.

Dr. Rosehnow has been elected a Fellow of the SRNT

Dr. Damaris Rohsenow has been elected a Fellow of the Society for Research on Nicotine and Tobacco, the organization that is the world leader in developing and disseminating new advances and knowledge about nicotine and tobacco. The new Fellows will be announced at the March 2020 Annual Meeting of the organization.

Dr. Martin has recently given multiple presentations for the US Department of Justice.

Dr. Rosemarie Martin has given multiple national presentations to the U.S. Department of Justice and at several national conferences. She presented about treating OUD in jails and prisons, the paradigm shift in the treatment of addiction in the criminal justice system, and the transition into the community after MAT in the correctional setting.

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Dr. Carey received the Addictive Behaviors SIG Lifetime Achievement Award!

"Congratulations to Dr. Kate Carey on receiving the @ABCTNOW Addictive Behaviors SIG Lifetime Achievement Award!"

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