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A new generation of tobacco users?

ORI scientists Erika Westling and Herb Severson recieved funding to study the use of E-cigarettes among middle school students.

Helping Teachers Help Children

ORI receives funding to develop web-based version of evidence-based tool for improving social & academic outcomes for children.

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Jeff GauJeff Gau, M.S., a senior data analyst, began work at ORI in 1993 as a research programmer for the Depression Research Group, working primarily on research projects associated with the longitudinal Oregon Adolescent Depression Project (OADP). A Co-Investigator on a recently funded grant from the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA), Jeff has extensive experience in the analysis of prospective data in the context of epidemiological studies, quasi-experimental designs, randomized clinical trials, and group randomized clinical trials. Most recently, Jeff has expanded his analytic skills to include program evaluation with local and state agencies.