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Institute of Medicine (US) and National Research Council (US) Committee on the Science of Adolescence. The Science of Adolescent Risk-Taking: Workshop Report. Washington (DC): National Academies Press (US); 2011.

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Appendix AWorkshop on Individual Processes

AGENDA

November 20, 2008

9:00 amWelcome and Introductions
Rosemary Chalk, Director, Board on Children, Youth, and Families

Laurence Steinberg, Ph.D., Department of Psychology, Temple University

Melissa Pardue, Associate Deputy Secretary, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (formerly Deputy Assistant Secretary for Human Services Policy, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation)

Stan Koutstaal, Director, Abstinence Division, Family and Youth Services Bureau, Administration for Children and Families

Kevin Conway, Deputy Director, Division of Epidemiology, Services and Prevention Research, National Institute on Drug Abuse
9:30 amTrends in Adolescent Health
Robert Wm. Blum, M.D., M.P.H., Ph.D., Department of Population, Family, and Reproductive Health, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University

Discussion and Q & A
Laurence Steinberg
10:30 amAdolescent Risk Behaviors

What we know about:
  • Nature
  • Prevalence
  • Historical trends
  • Developmental course
  • Demographic variations
Sexual Risk-Taking
James J. Jaccard, Ph.D., Department of Psychology, Florida International University

Substance Use
Laurie Chassin, Ph.D., Department of Psychology, Arizona State University

Criminal Behavior
D. Wayne Osgood, Ph.D., Department of Sociology, The Pennsylvania State University

Risky Driving
Allan Williams, Ph.D., Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (Retired)

Discussion and Q & A
Laurence Steinberg
1:15 pmAdolescent Mental Health Outcomes

What we know about:
  • Nature
  • Historical trends
  • Demographic variations
  • Links to risky behavior
Daniel S. Pine, Ph.D., Division of Intramural Research Programs, National Institute of Mental Health

Discussion and Q & A
Laurence Steinberg
2:00 pmBiological, Cognitive, and Psychosocial Development in Adolescence
  • What do we know about biological, cognitive, and psychosocial influences on adolescent risk behavior?
  • To what extent does context (e.g., family, peers, school, neighborhood) relate to or affect these individual processes?
  • How does our understanding of individual development in adolescence inform adolescent risk prevention and intervention?
Puberty and Neuroendocrine Changes in Adolescence
Elizabeth J. Susman, Ph.D., College of Health and Human Development, The Pennsylvania State University

Adolescent Brain Development
B. J. Casey, Ph.D., Sackler Institute for Developmental Psychobiology, Weill Medical College of Cornell University

Development and Decision-Making in Adolescence
Valerie Reyna, Ph.D., College of Human Ecology, Cornell University

Psychosocial Development in Adolescence
B. Bradford Brown, Ph.D., Department of Educational Psychology, University of Wisconsin

Discussion and Q & A
Marc A. Zimmerman, Ph.D., School of Public Health, University of Michigan
Laurence Steinberg
4:15 pmNext Steps
Laurence Steinberg
4:30 pmAdjourn

PARTICIPANTS

Trina Anglin, Office of Adolescent Health, Maternal and Child Health Bureau, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)

Anne Badgley, Heritage Community Services

Jon Berg, Pal-Tech, Inc.

James Bjork, Division on Clinical Neuroscience and Behavioral Research, National Institute on Drug Abuse, National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Wendy Braund, Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, HHS

Barbara Broman, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation, HHS

Seth Chamberlain, Administration for Children and Families, HHS

Kevin Conway, National Institute on Drug Abuse

Margo Cowtun, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University

Lynne Haverkos, Center for Research for Mothers and Children, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, NIH

Valerie Huber, National Abstinence Education Association

Karen Huss, National Institute of Nursing Research

Alison Hyra, Federal Human Services, The Lewin Group

Evelyn Kappeler, Office of Population Affairs, HHS

Kelleen Kaye, National Campaign to Prevent Teen and Unplanned Pregnancy

Meredith Kelsey, Abt Associates, Inc.

Woodie Kessel

Stan Koutstaal, Abstinence Division, Family and Youth Services Bureau, Administration for Children and Families, HHS

Jean Layzer, Belmont Research Associates

Akiva Liberman, National Institute on Drug Abuse, NIH

Techksell McKnight, Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, HHS

Martha Moorehouse, Division of Child and Youth Policy, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation, HHS

Melissa Pardue, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation, HHS

Sarah Potter, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation, HHS

Scott Riggins, Administration for Children and Families, HHS

Mariela Shirley, Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, NIH

Corinna Sieber, National Campaign to Prevent Teen and Unplanned Pregnancy

Belinda Sims, Division of Epidemiology, Services and Prevention Research, National Institute on Drug Abuse

Lillian Sowah, Administration for Children and Families, HHS

Laurence Stanford, National Institute on Drug Abuse, NIH

May Sudhinaraset, Johns Hopkins University

Katy Suellentrop, Research Programs, National Campaign to Prevent Teen and Unplanned Pregnancy

Christopher Trenholm, Mathematica Policy Research, Inc.

Lisa Trivits, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation, HHS

Diana Tyson, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation, HHS

Allan Williams, Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (Retired)

Copyright © 2011, National Academy of Sciences.
Bookshelf ID: NBK53413

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