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Presentations

Delos Reyes, C. M., Pagano, M. E., Ferrer, M., Alatise, A., Brager, D., & Nwokeji, N. (2016, June). Adolescent Characteristics Associated with Motivation to Change (MTC) at Treatment Intake. Presentation at the 39th annual meeting of Research Society on Alcoholism at New Orleans, LA..

Pagano, M.E., Delos-Reyes, C.M., Ferrer, M. (2016, June). What factors predict adolescent motivation for change at admission?. Presentation at the 39th annual meeting of Research Society on Alcoholism at New Orleans, LA.

Johnson, B.R. (2015, November). Religion and Theories of Desistance: An Empirical Study of Cognitive, Emotional, and Existential Identity. Presentation at the American Society of Criminology at Washington, DC.

Johnson, B.R., Pagano, M.E., & Lee, M.T. (2015, November). Alone on the inside: the impact of social isolation and helping others on the drink-trouble cycle among youths. Presentation at the 71st annual meeting of American Society of Criminology at Washington, DC.

Lee, M.T., Pagano, M.E., Johnson, B.R., & Post, S.G. (2015, August). Love and service in adolescent addiction recovery. Presentation at the 110th annual meeting of ASA at Chicago, IL.

Delos-Reyes, C.M., Svala, K.M., Kurtz, S.P., & Pagano, M.E. (2015, June). Smoking cessation during treatment among youth with and without ADHD. Presentation at the 38th annual meeting of RSA at San Antonio, TX.

Hallett, M, Hays, J., Johnson, B.R., Duwe, G. & Jang, S. (2015, May). Dying to Self in the Late Modern Penitentiary. Presentation at the Inmate Minister Program at Louisiana State Penitentiary, Law and Society Association Annual Meeting at Seattle, WA.

Lee, M.T. (2015, April). The Mindful Society: Contemplative Sociology, Meta-Mindfulness, and Human Flourishing. Presentation at the North Central Sociological Association conference at Cleveland OH.

Pagano, M.E., Maietti, C.M., & Levine, A.G. (2015, April). Risk factors of repeated infectious disease incidence among substance dependent girls and boys court-referred to treatment.. Presentation at the 12th Hawai`i International Training Summit on preventing, assessing, & treating trauma across the lifespan at Honolulu, HI..

Johnson, B.R. & Wubbenhorst, W. (2015). What Keeps Them from Coming Back: The Indiana Faith and Character Training Initiative. Presentation at the Program on Pro-social behavior Baylor Institute for studies of religion Special report at Baylor University.

Johnson, B.R., & Wubbenhorst, W. (2015). Multi-State Mentoring Research: The Center for Neighborhood Enterprise's Violence Free Zone (VFZ) Initiative.. Presentation at the Program on Prosocial Behavior, Baylor Institute for Studies of Religion, Special Report at Baylor University.

Johnson, B.R., Pagano, M.E., & Lee, M.T. (2014, November). Helping substance dependent youth with social phobia through service. Presentation at the 70th annual meeting of the American Society of Criminology at San Francisco, CA.

Pagano, M. E., Swaringen, S.E., Frank, S.H. & Lee, M. T. (2014, August). Low other-regard and adolescent addiction. Presentation at the 109th Annual Meeting of ASA at San Francisco, CA.

Lee, M.T.,& Pagano, M.E. (2014, August). Peer-Helping through Service. Presentation at the 109th Annual Meeting of ASA at San Francisco, CA.

Delos-Reyes, C.M., Pagano, M. E., & Lewis, C. (2014, June). Prescription drug misuse among adolescents court-referred to residential treatment. Presentation at the 37th annual meeting of RSA at Seattle, WA.

Pagano, M. E., Swaringen, S.E., & Frank, S.H. (2014, June). Low other-regard and adolescent addiction. Presentation at the 37th annual meeting of RSA at Seattle, WA.

Swaringen, S.E., Pagano, M.E., & Frank, S.H. (2013, October). Other-oriented regard and adolescent addiction. Presentation at the Annual Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine Research Day at Erie, PA.

Veta, P., Pagano, M.E. & Lee, M., (2013, August). God-consciousness and youth substance abuse: Influences on chemical dependency treatment. Presentation at the 108th annual meeting of the American Sociological Association at New York, NY.

Pagano, M.E., Krentzman, A.R., Maietti, C., Ionescu, R., & Stout, R.L. (2013, June). Risk factors of infectious disease among alcohol dependent girls and boys court-referred to treatment. Presentation at the 36th annual meeting of the Research Society on Alcoholism (RSA) at Orlando, FL.

Delos Reyes, C. M., Svala, K., Singh, N., Scur, M. D., & Pagano, M. E. (2013, June). Smoking cessation and adolescent treatment outcomes. Presentation at the 36th annual meeting of the Research Society on Alcoholism (RSA) at Orlando, FL.

Pagano, M.E., Krentzman, A.R, Maietti, C., Ionescu, R., & Stout, R.L. (2013, June). Risk factors of STI repeaters Among Youths Court-Referred to Treatment. Presentation at the 36th annual meeting of RSA, at Orlando, FL.

Veta, P., Pagano, M.E., & Lee, M. E. (2013, May). God-consciousness and youth substance abuse: influences on chemical dependency treatment?. Presentation at the SOURCE Symposium annual meeting at Cleveland, OH.

Wang, A.R., Pagano, M.E., Scur, M.D., & Delos-Reyes, C.M. (2013, April). Associations between anxiety disorders and substance use disorders in substance-dependent adolescents. Presentation at the 44th annual meeting of the American Society of Addiction Medicine at Chicago, IL.

Delos Reyes, C.M., Svala, K., Singh, N., Scur, M., & Pagano, M. (2013, March). Smoking cessation and adolescent treatment outcomes. Presentation at the 11th All-Ohio Institute on Community Psychiatry at Beachwood, OH First place research competition winner.

Scur, M.D., Pagano, M.E., Rodriguez, B.F., Lancaster, S.L., Melka, S.E., & Post, S.G. (2012, June). High risk behaviors and infectious disease spread among adolescents. Presentation at the 74th College on Problems of Drug Dependence, Annual Meeting at Palm Springs, CA.

Pagano, M.E., Kelly, J.F., Scur, M.D., Ionescu, R., Carter, R.R., Stout, R.L., & Post, S.G. (2012, June). Validity of the SOS by youth report. Presentation at the 35th annual Research Society on Alcoholism Scientific Meeting at San Francisco, CA.

Chasser, Y.M., Pagano, M.E., Delos-Reyes, C.M. & Scur, M.D. (2012, February). Adolescent substance use and psychiatric comorbidity: What factors predict first use and PTSD?. Presentation at the 2012 Irwin H. Lepow Medical Student Research Day at Cleveland, OH.

Carruthers, K.A., Delos Reyes, C.M., Mahfoud, Y., Johnson, S.M., Carter, R.R., Ionescu, R., & Pagano, M.E. (2011, December). Gender differences in adolescents entering residential substance abuse treatment. Presentation at the 22nd annual meeting of the American Academy of Addiction Psychiatry at Scottsdale, AZ.

Carruthers, K.A., Delos Reyes, C.M., Mahfoud, Y., Johnson, S.M., Carter, R.R., Ionescu, R., & Pagano, M.E. (2011, July). Gender differences in adolescents entering residential substance abuse treatment.. Presentation at the 10th annual meeting of the Association of Recovery Schools at Cleveland, OH.

Mahfoud, Y. (2011, July). Preteen marijuana use: Harmless or harmful?. Presentation at the 10th annual meeting of the Association of Recovery Schools at Cleveland, OH.

Mahfoud, Y., Carruthers, K., Carter, R. R., & Pagano, M. E. (2011, July). Addiction Psychiatry Research at Case: An overview of recent studies impacting youth and young adults. Presentation at the 10th annual meeting of the Association of Recovery Schools at Cleveland, OH.

Carter, R.R., Johnson, S.M., & Pagano, M.E. (2011, June). Comparison of prosocial behavior amongst adults with and without substance dependency. Presentation at the 34th annual meeting of the Research Society on Alcoholism at Atlanta, GA.

Pagano, M.E., Kelly, J.F., Johnson, S.M., Post, S.G., & Stout, R.L. (2011, June). The influence of religiosity on 12-Step engagement and substance use disorder treatment response among adolescents. Presentation at the 34th annual meeting of the Research Society on Alcoholism at Atlanta, GA.

Johnson, S.M., Carter, R.R., & Pagano, M.E. (2011, June). Sexual abuse, risky sexual behaviors and sexual beliefs among substance dependent adolescents court-referred to residential treatment. Presentation at the 34th annual meeting of the Research Society on Alcoholism at Atlanta, GA.

Stout, R.L., Kelly, J.F., Magill, M., Tonigan, J.S., & Pagano, M.E. (2010, June). Parametric analyses of social network characteristics as predictors of long-term drinking. Presentation at the 33rd annual meeting of the Research Society on Alcoholism at San Antonio, TX.

Pagano, M.E., Stout, R.L., Kelly, J.F., Johnson, S.M., & Tonigan, J.S. (2010, June). Helping others and long-term outcomes: A 10 year follow-up study in Project Match. Presentation at the 33rd annual meeting of the Research Society on Alcoholism at San Antonio, TX.

Carter, R.R., Johnson, S.M., Exline, J.J., & Pagano, M.E. (2010, June). Addiction and "Generation Me": Narcissistic and prosocial behaviors of youth with substance dependency disorder in comparison to normative youth. Presentation at the 33rd annual meeting of the Research Society on Alcoholism at San Antonio, TX.

Krentzman, A.R., Pagano, M.E., Battle, D., Andrade, F.H., Delva, J., Robinson, E.A.R. & Bradley, J. C. (2010, June). Spirituality/religiousness/altruism and substance abuse treatment outcomes: A comparison between black and white adolescents. Presentation at the 33rd annual meeting of the Research Society on Alcoholism at San Antonio, TX.

Altose, B., Davis, M., Tager, S., & Pagano, M. (2010, April). Predictors of preteen substance use in substance dependent boys and girls. Presentation at the 1st annual Neurological Institute Research Day (One of two winners of the Neurological Institute Research Day and winner of the Outstanding poster award) at Cleveland, OH.

Mahfoud, Y., Schwendiman, S., Delos Reyes, C.M., Murphy, J.L., Johnson, S.M., & Pagano, M. E. (2010, April). Preteen marijuana use: Harmless or harmful?. Presentation at the 41st annual meeting of the American Society of Addiction Medicine at San Francisco, CA.

Carter, R., Exline, J., Johnson, S., & Pagano, M. (2010, April). Addiction and "Generation Me": Narcissistic and prosocial behaviors of youth with substance dependency disorder in comparison to normative youths. Presentation at the SOURCE Symposium (Second place social sciences competition winner, 2010 outstanding Capstone project prize) at Cleveland, OH.

Altose, B., Davis, M., Tager, S., & Pagano, M. (2009, October). Predictors of preteen substance use in substance dependent boys and girls. Presentation at the 56th annual meeting of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at Honolulu, HI.

Grilo, C. M., Pagano, M. E., & Stout, R. L. (2009, October). Do stressful life events predict eating disorder relapse? Six-year outcomes from the Collaborative Longitudinal Personality Disorders Study.. Presentation at the 61st Institute on Psychiatric Services at New York, NY..

Pagano, M.E., Krentzman, A.R., Onder, C.C., Baryak, J.L., Zywiak, W.H., & Stout, R.L. (2009, July). Assessment of service to others in sobriety (SOS). Presentation at the 32nd annual meeting of the Research Society on Alcoholism at Washington, DC.

Parran, T. V., Mace, A. G., Adelman, C. A., & Pagano, M. E. (2009, April). Buprenorphine/naloxone maintenance therapy: The effect of dose on two year retention in an office-based treatment program.. Presentation at the 40th annual meeting of the American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM), at New Orleans, LA.

Amunategui, L.F., Davis, M., Shea, M., Onder, C., Baryak, J., Jaber, J. Ionescu, R., Pagano, M.E., et al. (2008, October). Phenomenology of pre-pubescent drug use in substance-dependent youths. Presentation at the 55th annual meeting of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at Chicago, IL.

Christian, K. M., Pagano, M. E., Demeter, C. A., McNamara, N. K., Lingler, J., Bedoya, D. L., Faber, J., & Findling, R. L. (2008, October). Moderators and mediators of fluoxetine treatment for pediatric depression and comorbid substance use. Presentation at the 55th annual meeting of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (AACAP) at Chicago, IL.

Pagano, M.E., Book, S.W., Mace, A.G., Randall, C.L., & Tonigan, J.S. (2008, July). Alcoholics seeking treatment: Does co-occurring social anxiety disorder interfere with AA affiliation?. Presentation at the 31st annual meeting of the Research Society on Alcoholism at Washington, DC.

Delos Reyes, C. M., Pagano, M. E., Ronis, R., Skodol, A. E., Friend, K. B., & Stout, R. L. (2008, April). Impact of stressful life events on alcohol relapse. Presentation at the 39th annual meeting of ASAM at Toronto, Canada..

Parran, T. V., Pagano, M. E., Merkin, B., Mace, A. G., Defranco, R., Ionescu, R. A., & Adelman, C. A. (2008, April). Urban community office-based opiate maintenance therapy with sublingual buprenorphine/naloxene: Outcome measures at 18 month follow-up.. Presentation at the the 39th annual meeting of ASAM at Toronto, Canada. Best medical abstract award..

Shea, M., Onder, C., Amunategui, F., Davis, M., Jaber, J., & Pagano, M.E. (2008, April). The diagnostic evolution of adolescent substance dependence: What came first, the chicken or the egg?. Presentation at the 6th annual Case Western Reserve University research showcase at Cleveland, OH. Second place prize.

Friend, K. B, & Pagano, M. E. (2007, October). Increasing our understanding of smoking cessation among alcoholics in treatment. Presentation at the NCTH at Minneapolis, MN..

Findling, R. L., McNamara, N. K., Stansbrey, R. J., Demeter, C. A., Lingler, J., Faber, J., & Pagano, M. E. (2007, October). Fluoxetine versus placebo treatment of depression and co-morbid substance use.. Presentation at the 54th annual meeting of AACAP at Boston, MA..

Pagano, M.E., Jaber, J., Kotz, M.M., Dean, R., & Zywiak, W.H. (2007, July). Helping behaviors by alcoholics with long-term sobriety. Presentation at the 30th annual meeting of the Research Society on Alcoholism at Chicago, IL.

Zemore, S.E., & Pagano, M.E. (2007, July). Time-varying predictors of helping behaviors among individuals in treatment for alcohol use disorders: Findings from Project MATCH. Presentation at the 30th annual meeting of the Research Society on Alcoholism at Chicago, IL.

Pagano, M.E. (2007, July). Helping behaviors and alcohol use disorders. Presentation at the The Alcohol Medical Scholars Program, On Topics of Alcohol and Alcohol Use Disorders at Online.

Pagano, M. E., & Friend, K. B. (2006, June). Predictors of smoking cessation among individuals treated for alcoholism: Findings from Project MATCH.. Presentation at the 29th annual meeting of RSA at Baltimore, MD..

Pagano, M. E., & Friend, K. (2004). Smoking cessation and alcohol consumption among smokers in recovery. Presentation at the 27th annual meeting of RSA at Vancouver, Canada..

Pagano, M. E., Mueller, T. I., Maki, K. M., Stout, R. L., & Keller, M. B. (2004). The long- term use of benzodiazepines in subjects with comorbid anxiety and alcohol use disorders. Presentation at the 27th annual meeting of RSA at Vancouver, BC..