September 8, 2021

Research Into Action Webinar: Youth Participatory Action Research: Youth as Agents of Change

Wednesday, September 29, 2021 –  Dr. Elizabeth Salerno Valdez presented the latest installment of the Research Into Action series. She discussed her recent article, “Youth Participatory Action Research for Youth Substance Use Prevention: A Systematic Review.” The article’s literature review findings focus on Youth Participatory Action Research (YPAR) studies as they relate to youth substance misuse prevention, awareness and solutions. Dr. Salerno Valdezl also discussed how coalitions can use youth participation as an agent of change to produce community-specific substance use data and prevention materials.  

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About Research Into Action: 

CADCA’s Evaluation and Research team invites you to join our bi-monthly webinar series Conversations: Putting Research into Action—the bridge between scholarly research and day-to-day coalition efforts. Throughout the year, we moderate live conversations with substance misuse prevention experts and participating coalition members. This is your opportunity to learn about the latest research and its implications for coalition work and ask pertinent questions of experts in their fields. Access the full Research Into Action playlist 

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