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ORI Senior Scientist Ed Feil, Ph.D. shares information on First Step Next

ORI Senior Scientist Ed Feil, Ph.D. shares information on First Step Next, a school and home intervention program that redirects focus from negative behavior to more positive behavior.

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Using Smart Speakers To Teach Positive Parenting

ORI research scientists were recently funded to use smart speaker technology to provide caregivers the parenting tools and skills they need to support youth with challenging behaviors.

Categories: New Grant Award

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Project seeking participants for online exercise classes.

ORI's Exercise & Healthy Aging research team is seeking people 65 years or older to participate in free online Tai Ji Quan classes.  

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Prediction of Nicotine Metabolism and Consumption

ORI scientist Andrew Bergen PhD and colleagues have demonstrated the ability to predict the nicotine biomarkers of cigarette smokers of multiple ethnicities using statistical and machine learning.

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ORI Investigators Funded to Promote Community Treatment of Maternal Depression

Investigators are partnering with Head Start agencies to deliver a highly effective treatment for maternal depression and healthy child behavior in Oregon, Idaho & Washington.

Categories: New Grant Award

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Promoting Social & Emotional Learning in Children

ORI joins multi-site research study to promote social, emotional learning in children. Strong social and emotional skills are essential to student success in both academics and life.

Categories: New Grant Award

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ORI Mourns Passing of Charles Turner, Ph.D.

It is with great sadness that ORI mourns the loss of Senior Scientist Charles W. Turner, who passed away on Friday, August 21.

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ORI Statement on Black Lives Matter and Anti-Racism

At Oregon Research Institute, we stand together with the Black community against racism in all forms, racial injustice, and racial discrimination. The recent wave of protests and demonstrations in the

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Racism and Health: Evidence and Needed Research

Structural racism and racial disparities, injustice, & discrimination negatively affect mental/physical health outcomes for racial/ethnic minorities. Effective public health programs needed.

Categories: Research Dissemination

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Rebooting Capitalism - New book by Anthony Biglan, ORI Senior Scientist

In this call to action, Dr. Biglan outlines the importance of behavioral science to create lasting positive changes across all sectors of society.

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