Presentations

Education

Westling, J. L., & McCurdy, D. K. (2006, November). Generation Sex: STI Education and Prevention. Poster session presented at the American Public Health Association Annual Meeting, Boston, MA.

McCurdy, D. K., & Westling, J. L. (2006, November). Promising Approaches for STI Prevention in Women of Color. Poster session presented at the American Public Health Association Annual Meeting, Boston, MA.

Westling, J. L., & McCurdy, D. K. (2006, October). Generation Sex: STI Education and Prevention. Presented at the University of Hawaii Public Health Sciences Research Symposium, Honolulu, HI.

Janke, S. L., Minugh, P. A., & Moses, S. (2004, June). Development and evaluation of a primary prevention skills curriculum among fourth grade students. Paper presented at the Research Society on Alcoholism Annual Meeting, Maui, Hawaii.

Saris, R. N., & Perkins, D. V. (2000, April). Using narratives as a teaching tool: Students reflect on their learning of social psychology. Paper presented at Ball State University’s Conference on the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning, Muncie, IN.

Shue, L. L., Saris, R. N., Meyer, M. E., & Williams-Hawkins, M. (1999, April). Causing a STIR: Lessons learned from a “scholarshop” in transformative intellectualism and reflexivity. Paper presented at the regional meeting of the Eastern Communication Association, Charleston, WV.

Shue, L. L, Williams-Hawkins, M., Saris, R. N., & Meyer, M. E. (1999, October). Rappin’ ‘Bout Rap. Co-facilitator of workshop designed to involve high school students in critical thinking skills related to media literacy as part of Multicultural Day, sponsored by the College of Communication, Information, and Media, Ball State University, Muncie, IN.

Saris, R. N. (1999, March). Looking toward the future: Addressing older women’s issues in the psychology of women course. Paper presented at the national meeting of the Association for Women in Psychology, Providence, RI.

Goldman, C., & Turner-Bowker, D. M. (1999). Service learning and self-concept. Paper presented at the Eastern Psychological Association Annual Meeting, Providence, RI.

Turner-Bowker, D. M. (1999). Promoting gender equity in schools: Experiences from a regional system in Rhode Island. Paper presented at the meeting of the Association for Women in Psychology, Providence, RI.

Olson, D., & Saris, R. N. (1997, November). College students’ attitudes toward learning. Poster presented at the regional meeting of the Kentucky Psychological Association, Lexington, KY.

Turner-Bowker, D. M. (1997-1998). Stereotypes, prejudice, & discrimination in secondary education. Presented at Cranston Public Schools, Cranston, RI.

Turner-Bowker, D. M. (1997-1998). Sexual harassment awareness training. Presented at Cranston Public Schools, Cranston, RI.

Turner-Bowker, D. M. (1997-1998). Gender & communication. Presented at Cranston Public Schools, Cranston, RI.

Bushway, D., Powell, J., Vidoni, D., Janke, S. L., & Costello, K. (1986). Mentoring: The link between paraprofessionals and counseling center staff. Paper presented at the 13th Annual Big Ten Psychologists Convention, Michigan State University.

Evaluation Research

Minugh, P. A., Janke, S. L., Waldeck, M., & Devaney, N. (2010, February). Innovative evaluation methods designed to impact sustainability and advocacy among coalitions with limited resources. Presented at the annual meeting of the Community Anti-Drug Coalitions of America, National Harbor, MD.

Westling, J. L., & Janke, S. L. (2010, January). Central Casper Weed & Seed Year 2 Annual Report. Presented at the Casper Weed & Seed Steering Committee Meeting, Casper, WY.

Lundahl, K., Brown, K., & Janke, S. (2008, August). Central Casper Weed and Seed: Two Years of Community Data. Presented at the Central Casper Weed and Seed Steering Committee Meeting, Casper WY.

Minugh, P. A., Galloway, D. K., Janke, S. L., & Yang, E. (2008, February). What makes coalitions effective?: Results from the coalition policy synthesis project. Workshop delivered at the Annual Meeting of the Community Anti-Drug Coalition Annual Conference, Washington DC.

Minugh, P. A., & Janke, S. (2005, June). Using organizational change data, synthetic treatment need estimates, and arrest data to prioritize resources for adolescents. Poster session presented at the 28th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Research Society on Alcoholism, Santa Barbara, CA.

Janke, S. L., Minugh, P. A., & Moses, S. (2004, June). Development and evaluation of a primary prevention skills curriculum among fourth grade students. Paper presented at the Research Society on Alcoholism Annual Meeting, Maui, Hawaii.

Turner-Bowker, D. M. (1999). Evaluation of youth programs in Massachusetts. Invited address: National Youth Tobacco Conference, Sarasota, FL.

Turner-Bowker, D. M. (1999). Youth programs: Best practices in Massachusetts. Invited address: National Youth Tobacco Conference, Sarasota, FL.

Child/Adolescent Substance Abuse, Risk Behavior, Delinquency

Breeden, K. B., Lomuto, N., & Minugh, P. A. (2005, May). Identifying optimal risk and protective factors to predict adolescent substance use. Poster session presented at the 13th Annual Meeting of the Society for Prevention Research, Washington, D. C.

Janke, S. L., Minugh, P. A., & Moses, S. (2004, June). Development and evaluation of a primary prevention skills curriculum among fourth grade students. Paper presented at the Research Society on Alcoholism Annual Meeting, Maui, Hawaii.

Kellerman, B. A., Lomuto, N. A., Machan, J. T., & Minugh, P. A. (2003, March). Alcohol avoidance algorithm for adolescents: Matching prevention services with risk and protective factor needs. Poster session presented at the 13th Alcohol Policy Conference, Boston, MA.

Minugh, P. A. (1996, May). Adolescent treatment needs assessment studies. Presentation at the National Technical Center for Substance Abuse Treatment Needs Assessment Annual Steering Committee Meeting, Washington, D. C.

Minugh, P. A. (1996, April). Assessing the treatment needs of adolescents. Presentation at the Center for Substance Abuse Treatment New States Workshop, Washington, D C.

Minugh, P. A. (1995, November). Adolescent needs assessment: Treatment planning issues, telephone surveys, dropout studies, and school surveys. Presentation at the Center for Substance Abuse Treatment Annual Workshop, Needs Assessment in a Changing Health Care Environment, Washington, D. C.

Minugh, P. A., Janke, S. L., Landry, J., Creo Kirshey, C., & McLinden, J. (1994, October). Suicide ideation among adolescents at risk for substance abuse. Paper presented at the 34th Annual Meeting of the New England Psychological Association, Hamden, CT.

Gender, Race, Ethnicity, Socioeconomic Status

Matsuura, A. C., & Morokoff, P. J. (2008, August). Sexual assertiveness and sexual satisfaction in predicting unprotected intercourse. Poster session presented at the annual meeting of the American Psychological Association, Boston MA.

McCurdy, D. K., & Westling, J. L. (2006, November). Promising Approaches for STI Prevention in Women of Color. Poster session presented at the American Public Health Association Annual Meeting, Boston, MA.

Saris-Baglama, R. N., DeRosa, M. A., Raczek, A. E., & Ware, J. E. (2006, November). Preliminary validation of the SF-10 for Children among those with and without disabilities. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the American Public Health Association, Boston, MA.

Lomuto, N. A., Minugh, P. A., & Breeden, K. R. (2006, May). Risk, protection, and gender. Poster session presented at the Annual Meeting of the Society for Prevention Research, San Antonio, TX.

Westling, J. L. (2004, April). Does a Mother’s Cohabitation Have an Effect on her Child’s Decision to Cohabitate? Presented at the Black Hills Research Symposium, Spearfish, SD.

Matsuura, A., Morokoff, P. J., Harlow, L. L., Quina, K., & Rossi, J. S. (2003, April). Psychosexual functioning as a mediator in predicting sexual functioning in women. Paper presented at the meeting of the Eastern and Midcontinent Regions of the Society for the Scientific Study of Sexuality, Baltimore, MD.

Matsuura, A., Morokoff, P. J., Harlow, L. L., Quina, K., Read, J. P., & Mitchell, K. J. (2003, May). Psychosexual functioning as a mediator in female sexual dysfunction. Poster session presented at the annual meeting of the American Psychological Society, Atlanta, GA.

Whitley, B. E., Saris-Baglama, R. N., & Clark, C. A. (2002, August). Development and validation of a traditional sexual role beliefs scale. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the American Psychological Association, Chicago, IL.

Rollins, J., & Turner-Bowker, D. M. (2001). The sexual revolution in the age of AIDS. In: JC Chrisler (Chair), Women’s Health. Symposium conducted at the annual meeting of the Eastern Psychological Association, Washington, DC.

Turner-Bowker, D. M., & Rollins, J. (2000). Contraceptive use in adolescent women (1980-1999). Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Eastern Psychological Association, Washington, DC.

Saris, R. N., Clark, C. A., Heck, S. R., & Eaton, S. (2000, November). Body consciousness: How self-objectification affects women’s perceptions of sexual advances. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Society for the Scientific Study of Sexuality, Orlando, FL.

Saris, R. N., Ribadi, A., Floyd, L., & Jholl, N. (1999, April). The role of self-objectification in women’s affective and cognitive responses during sexual activity. Paper presented at the regional meeting of the Midwestern Psychological Association, Chicago, IL.

Saris, R. N. (1999, March). Women and self-esteem: Overcoming barriers. Discussant, Panel Presentation. Women’s Week, sponsored by the Women and Gender Studies Program, Ball State University, Muncie, IN.

Turner-Bowker, D. M. (1999). Promoting gender equity in schools: Experiences from a regional system in Rhode Island. Paper presented at the meeting of the Association for Women in Psychology, Providence, RI.

Turner-Bowker, D. M. (1997-1998). Stereotypes, prejudice, & discrimination in secondary education. Presented at Cranston Public Schools, Cranston, RI.

Turner-Bowker, D. M. (1997-1998). Sexual harassment awareness training. Presented at Cranston Public Schools, Cranston, RI.

Turner-Bowker, D. M. (1997-1998). Gender & communication. Presented at Cranston Public Schools, Cranston, RI.

Lott, B., & Turner-Bowker, D. (1997). Child care, a key factor in welfare reform. In: Implementing welfare policy to insure long-term independence and well-being. Washington, DC: American Psychological Association.

Minugh, P. A. (1995). Gender, alcohol, stigma and brief intervention. Invited Lecturer. National Technical Center for Substance Abuse Needs Assessment, Harvard Medical School, Department of Psychiatry.

Minugh, P. A., Gregory, C., & Rocchio, L. (1994, April). Sexual harassment in the workplace. Invited Address. Butler Hospital.

Minugh, P. A. (1994, February). Gender and substance abuse. Invited lecture. Brown University School of Medicine: Gender and Health Issues Seminar.

Turner-Bowker, D. M. (1994). Fair housing for all: Rights and resources for people with disabilities. Presented at Greater Providence Chapter RIArc, North Providence, RI.

Minugh, P. A. (1993, June). Gender, social support, and mental health. Paper presented at the Annual Scientific Meeting of the Research Society on Alcoholism, San Antonio, TX.

Gregory, C. J., Minugh, A., Reidford, M., Rocchio, L., & Saris, R. (1993, March). Women against sexual harassment unite: Working to eliminate sexual harassment from the academic community. Workshop presented at the national meeting of the Association for Women in Psychology, Atlanta, GA.

Health-Related Quality of Life

(For disease-specific examples, also look under Health Conditions)

Adult

Turner-Bowker, D. M., Saris-Baglama, R. N., & DeRosa, M. A. (2009, August). Single-item administration of the SF-36v2 Health Survey. Poster presented at the American Psychological Association Annual Convention, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

Bjorner, J. B., Rose, M., Turner-Bowker, D. M., Raczek, A. E., Saris-Baglama, R. N., DeRosa, M. A., Anatchkova, M. D., & Ware, J. E. (2008, March). Real world applications of dynamic health assessment: Lessons learned from the development and clinical field testing of new prototype tools. Paper presented at the second Patient-Reported Outcomes Measurement Information System (PROMIS) conference, Improving measurement of patient-reported outcomes: New tools and the science behind them, Bethesda, MD.

Turner-Bowker, D. M., Bartley, P., Gandek, B., Jovin, L., & Ware, J. E. Jr. (2007, October). A 10,000 Record Bibliographic Database for the SF-36 & Other “SF” Health Surveys. Poster presented at the International Society for Quality of Life Research, 14th Annual Scientific Meeting, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

Turner-Bowker, D. M., Kosinski, M., Zhao, J., & Ware, J. E., Jr. (2007, June). A new electronic tool to aid interpretation of results from the SF-36 Health Survey. Poster presented at the AcademyHealth Annual 2007 Research Meeting, Orlando, FL.

Saris-Baglama, R. N., Bjorner, J. B., Kosinski, M., & Ware, J. E., Jr. (2004, June). A unified framework for scoring and missing data estimation for the SF-36, SF-12, and SF-8. Paper presented at the International Society for Quality of Life Research Symposium “Stating the Art: Advancing Outcomes Research Methodology and Clinical Applications,” Boston, MA.

Child/Adolescent

Turner-Bowker, D. M., Kosinski, M., Tom, G., Stiefel, M., & Mosen, D. (2007, June). Development of the Pediatric Asthma Impact Survey: A new tool for monitoring outcomes in children. Poster presented at the AcademyHealth Annual 2007 Research Meeting, Orlando, FL.

Saris-Baglama, R. N., DeRosa, M. A., Raczek, A. E., & Ware, J. E. (2006, November). Preliminary validation of the SF-10 for Children among those with and without disabilities. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the American Public Health Association, Boston, MA.

Saris-Baglama, R. N., Raczek, A. E., DeRosa, M. A., Dumas, H. M., Fragala-Pinkham, M. A., & Ware, J. E. (2006, September). Multiple meanings: How pediatric health survey items are understood by clinicians and parents of children with and without disabilities. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the American Academy of Cerebral Palsy and Developmental Medicine, Boston, MA.

DeRosa, M. A., Raczek, A. E., Saris-Baglama, R. N., Dumas, H. M., Fragala-Pinkham, M. A., & Ware, J. E. (2006, September). Comparing the performance of physical and social functioning survey items in children with and without disabilities. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the American Academy of Cerebral Palsy and Developmental Medicine, Boston, MA.

Saris-Baglama, R. N., DeRosa, M., Turner-Bowker, D. M., & Bjorner, J. B. (2005, June). Development of the SF-10 for Children™ Version 2: A tool to monitor pediatric health outcomes. Poster presented at the annual Child Health Services Research Meeting of Academy Health, Boston, MA.

Turner-Bowker, D. M., Bayliss, M. S., DeRosa, M., Saris-Baglama, R. N., Bjorner, J. B., & Bartley, P. (2004, June). A new tool for monitoring pediatric health outcomes: The SF-10 for Children. Poster presented at the International Society for Quality of Life Research 2004 Symposium “Stating the Art: Advancing Outcomes Research Methodology and Clinical Applications,” Boston, MA.

Health Conditions

Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS)

Mendiondo, M. S., Healey, M. L., Kasarskis, E. J., Kryscio, R. J., & Xu, A. (2007, November). Relationship between accelerometer data from extremities and the Bouchard Physical Activity Scale. Paper presented at the American Public Health Association Annual Meeting, Washington, DC.

Asthma

Turner-Bowker, D. M., Saris-Baglama, R. N., DeRosa, M. A., Paulsen, C. A., & Bransfield, C. (2008, May). Participants’ experience of asthma: Results from a focus group study. Poster presented at the International Society for Pharmoeconomics and Outcomes Research, 13th Annual International Meeting, Toronto, Canada.

Turner-Bowker, D. M., Kosinski, M., Tom, G., Stiefel, M., & Mosen, D. (2007, June). Development of the Pediatric Asthma Impact Survey: A New Tool for Monitoring Outcomes in Children. Poster presented at the AcademyHealth Annual 2007 Research Meeting, Orlando, FL.

Turner-Bowker, D. M., Saris-Baglama, R. N., Anatchkova, M. D., & Mosen, D. M. (2005, June). Development and preliminary evaluation of a computerized adaptive assessment for asthma (ASTHMA-CAT). Poster presented at the annual research meeting of Academy Health, Boston, MA.

Mosen, D. M., Saris-Baglama, R. N., DeRosa, M., & Fortin, E. (2005, June). The association of depression status with functional status, role function, and disease impact among adults with persistent asthma. Poster presented at the annual research meeting of Academy Health, Boston, MA.

Anatchkova, M. D., Turner-Bowker, D. M., Saris-Baglama, R. N., Mosen, D., Bartley, P. J., & Ware, J. E., Jr. (2005, April). Development of a prototype aggregate-level report for ASTHMA-CAT. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Society of Behavioral Medicine, Boston, MA.

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

Parkman, A. W., Martinez, F. J., Raczek, A. E., DeRosa, M. A., Curtice, T. G., & Phillips, A. L. (2006, December). An evaluation of health-related quality of life in patients with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease using the SF-12v2. Poster presented at the 52nd International Respiratory Congress of the American Association for Respiratory Care. Las Vegas, NV.

Cognitive Functioning, Dementia

Healey, M. L., Kryscio, R. J., Mendiondo, M. S., & Schmitt F. A. (2006, November). Sensitivity analysis of the power in the prevention trial PREADVISE. Poster session presented at the American Public Health Association Annual Meeting, Boston, MA.

Healey, M. L., Kryscio, R. J., Mendiondo, M. S., & Schmitt F. A. (2005, May). Antioxidants for the prevention of dementia: overview of the PREADVISE trial. Poster session presented at the University of Kentucky College of Public Health Research Day, Lexington, KY.

Depression

Mosen, D. M., Saris-Baglama, R. N., Remmers, C. L., Blaisdell, B., & Jentz, C. J. (2005, December). The association of depression status with functional status and missed days of employment among adults with diabetes. Presentation at the annual meeting of the American Public Health Association, Philadelphia, PA.

Minugh, P. A., Janke, S. L., Landry, J., Creo Kirshey, C. & McLinden, J. (1994, October). Suicide ideation among adolescents at risk for substance abuse. Paper presented at the 34th Annual Meeting of the New England Psychological Association, Hamden, CT.

Diabetes

Mosen, D. M., Saris-Baglama, R. N., Remmers, C. L., Blaisdell, B., & Jentz, C. J. (2005, December). The association of depression status with functional status and missed days of employment among adults with diabetes. Presentation at the annual meeting of the American Public Health Association, Philadelphia, PA.

HIV/AIDS

Rollins, J., & Turner-Bowker, D. M. (2001). The sexual revolution in the age of AIDS. In: JC Chrisler (Chair), Women’s Health. Symposium conducted at the annual meeting of the Eastern Psychological Association, Washington, DC.

Kidney Disease

Saris-Baglama, R. N., Raczek, A. E., Ware, J. E., Jr., Meyers, K. B., Chapman, M. M., & Masurekar, A. P. (2005, April). Computerized adaptive testing administration of quality of life measures: Lessons learned from hemodialysis patients. Symposium on “Advances in Quality of Life Assessment for Clinical Practice” presented at the annual meeting of the Society of Behavioral Medicine, Boston, MA.

Pain (Chronic, Headache, Other)

Saris-Baglama, R. N., Anatchkova, M. D., & Kosinski, M. (2007, May). A clinical feasibility study of a computerized adaptive test for chronic pain (CHRONIC PAIN-CAT). Poster presented at the annual meeting of the American Pain Society, Washington, DC.

Anatchkova, M. D., Kosinski, M., & Saris-Baglama, R. N. (2007, May). How many questions does it take to obtain valid and precise estimates of the impact of pain on a patient’s life? Poster presented at the annual meeting of the American Pain Society, Washington, DC.

Becker, J., Saris-Baglama, R. N., Kosinski, M., & Bjorner, J. B. (2006, May). Advances in pain measurement: Item Response Theory (IRT) based methods and the Pain Impact Questionnaire (PIQ-6™). Poster presented at the annual meeting of International Society for Pharmoeconomics and Outcomes Research, Philadelphia, PA.

Media -Images, Influences, Literacy

Turner-Bowker, D. M. (1999). Picture images of girls and women in children’s literature: Subordination and degradation. Paper presented at the meeting of the Association for Women in Psychology, Providence, RI.

Shue, L. L, Williams-Hawkins, M., Saris, R. N., & Meyer, M. E. (1999, October). Rappin’ ‘Bout Rap. Co-facilitator of workshop designed to involve high school students in critical thinking skills related to media literacy as part of Multicultural Day, sponsored by the College of Communication, Information, and Media, Ball State University, Muncie, IN.

Saris, R. N. (1997, March). The influence of contemporary music on responses to visually presented mainstream sexually explicit images. Poster presented at the national meeting of the Association for Women in Psychology, Pittsburgh, PA.

Saris, R. N. (1995, April). Desire, sex, and power in music video. Panel discussant, Women’s Studies Program Lecture Series, University of Rhode Island, Kingston, RI.

Needs Assessment

Minugh, P. A., Janke, S. L., & Westling, J. L. (2009). Fort Hall Methamphetamine Assessment Project: Final report. Technical Report prepared for the Shoshone-Bannock Tribal Council Headquarters, Fort Hall, ID.

Westling, J. L., Minugh, P. A., & Janke, S. L. (2008, September). Needs assessment: Using agency data in substance abuse service planning. Presented at the Wyoming Public Health Association Annual Conference, Casper, WY.

Minugh, P. A. (1998, May). Development of an adolescent substance abuse treatment needs assessment telephone survey. Presentation at the Center for Substance Abuse Treatment State Workshop on Needs Assessment and Resource Allocation, Rockville, MD.

A Working Seminar with the Kansas Comprehensive Needs Assessment
Topeka, KS 2007

Kansas Comprehensive Needs Assessment Preliminary Findings
Topeka, KS 2006

McAuliffe, W. E., Minugh, P. A., LaBrie, R., & Geller, S. (1997, June). Estimating need for treatment. Presented at the National Institute on Drug Abuse’s Association for Health Services Research, Pre Conference Symposium, Access and Utilization of Drug Abuse Services, Chicago, IL.

Minugh, P. A. (1996, May). Adolescent treatment needs assessment studies. Presentation at the National Technical Center for Substance Abuse Treatment Needs Assessment Annual Steering Committee Meeting, Washington, D. C.

Minugh, P. A., McAuliffe, W. E., LaBrie, R., Deykin, E. Y., Adams, C., & McKinney, D. (1995, December). State substance abuse treatment demand and needs assessment studies of alcohol and other drugs: Baseline evaluation. Cambridge, MA: National Technical Center for Substance Abuse Needs Assessment.

Minugh, P. A. (1995, November). Adolescent needs assessment: Treatment planning issues, telephone surveys, dropout studies, and school surveys. Presentation at the Center for Substance Abuse Treatment Annual Workshop, Needs Assessment in a Changing Health Care Environment, Washington, D. C.

Qualitative Research

Westling, J. L., Minugh, P. A., & Janke, S. L. (2009, November). Conducting community-based participatory research using qualitative research methods. Presented at the American Public Health Association Annual Meeting, Philadelphia, PA.

Minugh, P. A., Janke, S. L., & Westling, J. L. (2009). Fort Hall Methamphetamine Assessment Project: Final report. Technical Report prepared for the Shoshone-Bannock Indian Reservation, ID.

Westling, J. L., & Janke, S. L. (2009, February). Fort Hall Methamphetamine Assessment Project. Presented at a community forum and the Shoshone-Bannock Tribal Council Headquarters, Fort Hall, ID.

Turner-Bowker, D. M., Saris-Baglama, R. N., DeRosa, M. A., Paulsen, C. A., & Bransfield, C. (2008, May). Participants’ experience of asthma: Results from a focus group study. Poster presented at the International Society for Pharmoeconomics and Outcomes Research, 13th Annual International Meeting, Toronto, Canada.

Saris-Baglama, R. N., Raczek, A. E., DeRosa, M. A., Dumas, H. M., Fragala-Pinkham, M. A., & Ware, J. E. (2006, September). Multiple meanings: How pediatric health survey items are understood by clinicians and parents of children with and without disabilities. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the American Academy of Cerebral Palsy and Developmental Medicine, Boston, MA.

Turner-Bowker, D. M. (1999). Picture images of girls and women in children’s literature: Subordination and degradation. Paper presented at the meeting of the Association for Women in Psychology, Providence, RI.

Saris, R. N. (1997, March). The influence of contemporary music on responses to visually presented mainstream sexually explicit images. Poster presented at the national meeting of the Association for Women in Psychology, Pittsburgh, PA.

Sexual Health

Matsuura, A. C., & Morokoff, P. J. (2008, August). Sexual assertiveness and sexual satisfaction in predicting unprotected intercourse. Poster session presented at the annual meeting of the American Psychological Association, Boston MA.

Westling, J. L., & McCurdy, D. K. (2006, November). Generation Sex: STI Education and Prevention. Poster session presented at the American Public Health Association Annual Meeting, Boston, MA.

McCurdy, D. K., & Westling, J. L. (2006, November). Promising Approaches for STI Prevention in Women of Color. Poster session presented at the American Public Health Association Annual Meeting, Boston, MA.

Westling, J. L., & McCurdy, D. K. (2006, October). Generation Sex: STI Education and Prevention. Presented at the University of Hawaii Public Health Sciences Research Symposium, Honolulu, HI.

McCurdy, D. K., & Westling, J. L. (2006, November). Promising Approaches for STI Prevention in Women of Color. Poster session presented at the American Public Health Association Annual Meeting, Boston, MA.

Matsuura, A., Morokoff, P. J., Harlow, L. L., Quina, K., & Rossi, J. S. (2003, April). Psychosexual functioning as a mediator in predicting sexual functioning in women. Paper presented at the meeting of the Eastern and Midcontinent Regions of the Society for the Scientific Study of Sexuality, Baltimore, MD.

Matsuura, A., Morokoff, P. J., Harlow, L. L., Quina, K., Read, J. P., & Mitchell, K. J. (2003, May). Psychosexual functioning as a mediator in female sexual dysfunction. Poster session presented at the annual meeting of the American Psychological Society, Atlanta, GA.

Rollins, J., & Turner-Bowker, D. M. (2001). The sexual revolution in the age of AIDS. In: JC Chrisler (Chair), Women’s Health. Symposium conducted at the annual meeting of the Eastern Psychological Association, Washington, DC.

Turner-Bowker, D. M., & Rollins, J. (2000). Contraceptive use in adolescent women (1980-1999). Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Eastern Psychological Association, Washington, DC.

Saris, R. N., Clark, C. A., Heck, S. R., & Eaton, S. (2000, November). Body consciousness: How self-objectification affects women’s perceptions of sexual advances. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Society for the Scientific Study of Sexuality, Orlando, FL.

Saris, R. N., Ribadi, A., Floyd, L., & Jholl, N. (1999, April). The role of self-objectification in women’s affective and cognitive responses during sexual activity. Paper presented at the regional meeting of the Midwestern Psychological Association, Chicago, IL.

Smoking/Tobacco Control

Hines, D., Saris-Baglama, R. N., & Wrangham, J. (2001, August). College students’ misperceptions of others’ attitudes about smoking and drinking. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the American Psychological Association, San Francisco, CA.

Turner-Bowker, D. M. (1999). Evaluation of youth programs in Massachusetts. Invited address: National Youth Tobacco Conference, Sarasota, FL.

Turner-Bowker, D. M. (1999). Youth programs: Best practices in Massachusetts. Invited address: National Youth Tobacco Conference, Sarasota, FL.

Substance Abuse

Minugh, P. A., Janke, S. L., Lomuto, N. L., & Isvan, N. (2010, June). Projecting the Number of Substance Dependent Individuals and Costs to Society of Substance Abuse. Presented at the Society for Prevention Research 18th Annual Meeting, Denver, CO.

Data quality assessment and data management practices: An example from the Center of Substance Abuse Prevention’s program evaluation data
Presented at the annual meeting of the American Evaluation Association, Orlando, FL 2009

Westling, J. L., Minugh, P. A., & Janke, S. L. (2008, September). Needs assessment: Using agency data in substance abuse service planning. Presented at the Wyoming Public Health Association Annual Conference, Casper, WY.

Minugh, P. A., Galloway, D. K., Janke, S. L., & Yang, E. (2008, February). What makes coalitions effective?: Results from the coalition policy synthesis project. Workshop delivered at the Annual Meeting of the Community Anti-Drug Coalition Annual Conference, Washington DC.

Minugh, P. A., Galloway, D. K., Janke, S. L., & Yang, E. (2007). What makes coalitions effective?: Results from the coalition policy synthesis project. Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the National Prevention Network, Portland, OR.

Minugh, P. A., & Janke, S. L. (2007, February). Designing a community MAP: A workshop on strategies for conducting a community methamphetamine assessment. Workshop presented at the 2nd National Conference on Methamphetamine, HIV and Hepatitis: Science & Response, Salt Lake City, Utah.

Laramie County Methamphetamine Strategy
Cheyenne, WY 2007

Minugh, P. A., & Lomuto, N. A. (2006, May). Epidemiological sense making of risk and protective factor data. Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the Society for Prevention Research, San Antonio, TX.

Janke, S. L., Minugh, P. A., & Moses, S. (2004, June). Development and evaluation of a primary prevention skills curriculum among fourth grade students. Paper presented at the Research Society on Alcoholism Annual Meeting, Maui, Hawaii.

Minugh, P. A., Longabaugh, R., Clifford, P. R., Gogineni, A., Carty, K., Becker, B. M., Nirenberg, T. D., Woolard, R. W., & Woolard, B. (1998, May). Assault versus non-assault injuries and alcohol use in emergency department presentations. Poster session presented at the Society for Academic Emergency Medicine Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL.

Minugh, P. A. (1998, May). Development of an adolescent substance abuse treatment needs assessment telephone survey. Presentation at the Center for Substance Abuse Treatment State Workshop on Needs Assessment and Resource Allocation, Rockville, MD.

McAuliffe, W. E., Minugh, P. A., LaBrie, R., & Geller, S. (1997, June). Estimating need for treatment. Presented at the National Institute on Drug Abuse’s Association for Health Services Research, Pre Conference Symposium, Access and Utilization of Drug Abuse Services, Chicago, IL.

Minugh, P. A. (1996, May). State treatment needs assessment program: Baseline and outcome evaluations. Presentation at the National Technical Center for Substance Abuse Treatment Needs Assessment Annual Steering Committee Meeting, Washington, D. C.

Minugh, P. A. (1996, April). Assessing the treatment needs of adolescents. Presentation at the Center for Substance Abuse Treatment New States Workshop, Washington, D. C.

Minugh, P. A., Janke, S. L., Landry, J., Creo Kirshey, C., & McLinden, J. (1994, October). Suicide ideation among adolescents at risk for substance abuse. Paper presented at the 34th Annual Meeting of the New England Psychological Association, Hamden, CT.

Minugh, P. A., Longabaugh, R., Clifford, P., Nirenberg, T. D., Woolard, R., & Becker, B. (1994, June). Predicting motivation to reduce drinking among subcritically injured alcohol positive emergency room patients. Paper presented at the Research Society on Alcoholism Annual Scientific Meeting, Maui, HI.

Janke, S. L., & Rubinson, L. (1990). Self-efficacy: A diagnostic instrument for substance abusers. Paper presented at the 35th International Institute on the Prevention and Treatment of Alcoholism and the 18th International Institute on the Prevention and Treatment of Drug Dependence. Berlin, Germany.