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Research funded to study effects of lower nicotine levels.

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ORI scientist Herb Severson, Ph.D. has received funding from the National Institute of Drug Abuse (NIDA), University of Minnesota, and University of Pittsburgh to investigate the effects of smoking ...

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E-cigarettes: A household poison?

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ORI scientist Herb Severson, Ph.D. comments on the availability of highly toxic liquid nicotine.

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Psychologists' contributions to tobacco control

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ORI scientist Ed Lichtenstein's important contributions to tobacco cessation are noted in recent article in APA Monitor.

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Statistical Modeling of Behavior Change in Small Samples

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Small sample sizes in clinical research restrict the complexity of statistical models used to analyze data & limit the types of research questions that may be asked.

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Youth Tobacco Addiction Still Prevalent

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In 1994, when ORI scientists contributed to the Surgeon General's first-ever report on smoking and youth, about 3000 children a day became addicted to nicotine. In 2014 each day nearly 4,000 youth ...

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Blacks in Government Honors ORI

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ORI received the 2014 Special Award from the Blacks in Government Executive Team at the Black History Month Banquet on Friday, February 7.

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Recently Funded!

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Girls in the juvenile justice system who have high rates of drug abuse and trauma are at increased risk for engaging in risky sexual behavior. Dana Smith, Ph.D., is working to minimize that risk. ...

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Addressing Disruptive Behavior in Young Children

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As many as 10-15% of preschoolers and children at school entry have mild to moderately severe disruptive behavior problems. In this project funded by the National Institute of Mental Health and in ...

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DoveĀ® Uses ORI Research as Basis for Body Acceptance Program

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Dove® Uses ORI Research as Basis for Body Acceptance Program. Using research results from an ORI research team, Dove® has launched a global program to promote body esteem and body acceptance ...

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Science of Solutions

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ORI is featured in the Eugene Register Guard Business section. 

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