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  • 1.Are e-cigarettes a game changer?
    The safety of e-cigarettes is being questioned by researchers.
    Magazine Article - Monitor on Psychology (March 2014)
  • 2.APA scientists help guide tobacco regulation
    An arm of the FDA is relying on psychologists’ expertise in its effort to protect the public from harms associated with tobacco use.
    Magazine Article - Monitor on Psychology (February 2012)
  • 3.The Bigger the Better: Cigarette Warning Labels Prompt Quit Attempts
    Cigarette warning labels can influence a smoker to try to quit even when the smoker is trying to avoid seeing the labels, according to a survey of thousands of adult smokers in four countries published by the American Psychological Association.
    Press Release (July 2014)
  • 4.IRBs and Psychological Science: Ensuring a Collaborative Relationship
    Institutional Review Boards (IRBs) are federally-mandated, locally-administered groups charged with evaluating risks and benefits of human participant research at their institution. To a greater or lesser extent, risks and potential benefits exist in virtually any research with human participants, including research in the behavioral/social sciences.
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  • 5.Substance Abuse
    APA advocacy efforts related to psychological research of the prevention, etiology and treatment of substance use disorders.
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  • 6.Gun Violence: Prediction, Prevention, and Policy
    This report reviews research-based evidence on causes of gun violence, whether it is homicide, suicide or a school shooting. How do mental health and mental illness affect prediction of gun violence? What can be done at the individual and community level to prevent gun violence?
    Report (December 2013)
  • 7.New labels, new attitudes?
    The graphic warning labels on cigarettes could have unintended consequences.
    Magazine Article - Monitor on Psychology (December 2011)
  • 8.Letters: May 2014
    Reader response to the recent articles about e-cigarettes, campus mental health, and proposed technology and psychology division.
    Magazine Article - Monitor on Psychology (May 2014)
  • 9.Executive Summary: Strengthening Psychology’s Role in Reducing Tobacco Health Disparities
    Executive summary for APA's Health Disparities Initiative meeting to discuss recommendations for preventing and treating smoking and tobacco use in vulnerable populations. Racial/ethnic minorities, low-income and rural populations are most severely affected.
  • 10.Trash the ash
    Curbing tobacco use — especially among vulnerable populations — requires targeting anti-smoking messages just as effectively as tobacco companies hawk cigarettes, said attendees at APA’s Tobacco Health Disparities meeting.
    Magazine Article - Monitor on Psychology (March 2013)
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