Population Health

Identifying Needs and Opportunities for Collaboration

The Center for the Application of Prevention Technologies When thinking about engaging partners in efforts to prevent substance use and misuse, a few key players may immediately come to mind, such as parents and law enforcement. While these more traditional partners... read more

Successes and Failures in Changing Multiple Behaviors in Populations of Primary Care Patients, Employees, and Parents

National Cancer Institute & National Institute of Aging, September 2018 These slides were from Dr. Colleen Redding’s presentation at the University of Rhode Island’s Well-being conference in September 2018. read more

Parallels in Models of Biological and Behavioral Immune Systems: Introducing the Adaptive Behavioral Immune System (ABIS)

University of Rhode Island, September 2018 These slides were from Julian Saad’s presentation at the University of Rhode Island’s Well-being conference in September 2018. read more

Alcohol Use and Motor Vehicle Fatalities in Rhode Island

Rhode Island Department of Behavioral Health, Developmental Disabilities, and Hospitals (SEOW), September 2018 This inforgraphic gives an overview of motor vehicle fatalities involving substance use in Rhode Island. read more

Digital Health Practices, Social Media Use, and Mental Well-Being Among Teens and Young Adults in the U.S.

Hopelab, 2018 This report presents the first set of descriptive findings from a nationally representative, probability-based survey of more than 1,300 U.S. teens and young adults, ages 14 to 22, conducted in February and March 2018. This initial report focuses on two... read more

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