The Governor’s Institute’s Board Chair and RTI International prevention scientist Dr. Phillip Graham presented on “Prevention of Misuse and Escalation to OUD: Nida’s HEAL Prevention Initiative” at the Addiction Medicine Conference 2020 held May 1 and 2. Dr. Graham cited the following statistics and provided citations for the data. Attendees can access Powerpoint and recorded presentations at eeds.com

 

Sources: 

(1) NSDUH 2018 Annual National Report, Table A.3A https://www.samhsa.gov/data/report/2018-nsduh-annual-national-report

(2) Lipari, R. N., Ahrnsbrak, R. D., Pemberton, M. P., & Porter, J. D. (2017). Risk and protective factors and estimates of substance use initiation: Results from the 2016 National Survey on Drug Use and Health. NDSUH Data Review (pg 11). https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK481723/pdf/Bookshelf_NBK481723.pdf

(3) Volkow, N. D., McLellan, T. A., Cotto, J. H., Karithanom, M., & Weiss, S. R. B. (2011). Characteristics of opioid prescriptions in 2009. JAMA, 305(13), 1299-1301. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3187622/pdf/nihms-327402.pdf

(4) Monitoring the Future Study: Trends in Prevalence of Various Drugs. https://www.drugabuse.gov/trends-statistics/monitoring-future/monitoring-future-study-trends-in-prevalence-various-drugs

Source: NSDUH 2018 Annual National Report, Table A.3A https://www.samhsa.gov/data/report/2018-nsduh-annual-national-report

 

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