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Panel 1—Contexts And Consequences

View High-Risk Drinking in College: What We Know and What We Need to Learn

Studying College Alcohol Use: Widening the Lens, Sharpening the Focus
George W. Dowdall, Ph.D., Professor, Department of Sociology, St. Joseph's University, and Henry Wechsler, Ph.D., Lecturer and Director of College Alcohol Studies, Department of Health and Social Behavior, Harvard School of Public Health

Epidemiology of Alcohol and Other Drug Use among American College Students
Patrick M. O'Malley, Ph.D., Senior Research Scientist, Institute for Social Research, University of Michigan, and Lloyd D. Johnston, Ph.D., Distinguished Research Scientist, Institute for Social Research, University of Michigan

Student Factors: Understanding Individual Variation in College Drinking
John S. Baer, Ph.D., Research Associate Professor, Department of Psychology, University of Washington, and Coordinator of Education, Center of Excellence in Substance Abuse Treatment and Education, VA Puget Sound Health Care System

A Developmental Perspective on Alcohol Use and Heavy Drinking during Adolescence and the Transition to Young Adulthood
John E. Schulenberg, Ph.D., Senior Research Scientist, Institute for Social Research, Professor, Department of Psychology, and Research Scientist, Center for Human Growth and Development, University of Michigan, and Jennifer L. Maggs, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Family Studies and Human Development, University of Arizona

The Adolescent Brain and the College Drinker: Biological Basis of Propensity to Use and Misuse Alcohol
Linda P. Spear, Ph.D., Distinguished Professor and Chairperson, Department of Psychology, Center for Developmental Psychobiology, Binghamton University

College Factors That Influence Drinking
Cheryl A. Presley, Ph.D., Director, Student Health Programs and Assistant to the Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs for Research, Executive Director, Core Institute, Southern Illinois University; Philip W. Meilman, Ph.D., Director, Counseling and Psychological Services, Courtesy Professor of Human Development, Associate Professor of Psychology in Clinical Psychiatry, Cornell University; and Jami S. Leichliter, Ph.D., Behavioral Scientist, Division of STD Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Surveying the Damage: A Review of Research on Consequences of Alcohol Misuse in College Populations
H. Wesley Perkins, Ph.D., Professor of Sociology, Department of Anthropology and Sociology, Hobart and William Smith Colleges

Alcohol Use and Risky Sexual Behavior among College Students and Youth: Evaluating the Evidence
M. Lynne Cooper, Ph.D., Professor of Psychology, Department of Psychology, University of Missouri at Columbia

Alcohol-Related Sexual Assault: A Common Problem among College Students
Antonia Abbey, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Department of Community Medicine, Wayne State University

Alcohol-Related Aggression During the College Years: Theories, Risk Factors, and Policy Implications
Peter R. Giancola, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Psychology, University of Kentucky

Today’s First-Year Students and Alcohol
M. Lee Upcraft, Ph.D., Senior Scientist, Center for the Study of Higher Education, Professor Emeritus of Higher Education and Assistant Vice-President Emeritus for Student Affairs, The Pennsylvania State University

So What Is an Administrator to Do?
Susan Murphy, Ph.D., Vice President, Student and Academic Services, Cornell University


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