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ORI receives award from SABA

Oregon Research Institute (ORI) has received the 2019 Programmatic Contributions to Behavior Analysis award from the Society for the Advancement of Behavior Analysis (SABA)

Categories: Press Releases, Awards & Recognition

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Substance abuse screening, intervention, referral benefits teens

Kaiser Permanente researchers find long-term benefits for patients and health organizations that employ screenings, interventions, and referrals.

Categories: Research Dissemination

Type: News

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Still healthy after all these years

The benefits of exercise may last longer than many of us might expect.

Categories: Research Dissemination

Type: News

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Severson Named 2019 SRNT Fellow

Senior Scientist Herb Severson, Ph.D., was recently recognized as a 2019 Fellow by the Society for Research on Nicotine & Tobacco (SRNT).

Categories: Awards & Recognition

Type: News

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Mental and Physical Activity in Middle Age Tied to Lower Dementia Risk

Researchers in Sweden have found that keeping both physically and mentally active during middle age can significantly reduce the risk of developing dementia during old age.

Categories: Research Dissemination

Type: News

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Tai Ji Quan Reduces Injurious Falls in Elderly

A 6 month Tai Ji Quan program at ORI reduced the incidence of injurious falls among frail elderly by 53% compared to regular exercise.

Categories: Press Releases

Type: News

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High Use of E-Cigs in Oregon 8th, 9th Graders

ORI scientist Erika Westling, Ph.D., and her team asked middle school students what they think of e-cigs, how common e-cig use is, & if e-cig use leads to use of other tobacco products.

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FDA Restricts Teen Access to Flavored E-Cigs

The agency said it would allow stores to continue selling such flavored products, but only from closed off-areas that would be inaccessible to teenagers. Learn more about ORI's research on e-cigarette

Categories: Research Dissemination

Type: News

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Van Ryzin receives SPR Early Career Award

Mark Van Ryzin, Ph.D., has received the 2018 John B. Reid Early Career Award from the Society for Prevention Research (SPR).

Categories: Awards & Recognition

Type: Press Release

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Biglan Named 2018 SPR Fellow

The Society for Prevention Research (SPR) presented Tony Biglan, Ph.D., with SPR Fellow.

Categories: Awards & Recognition

Type: News

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