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Ashley L Merianos

Title: Assistant Professor
Health Promotion And Education
Office: 460NC Teachers College
Tel: 513-556-6753
Email: merianal@ucmail.uc.edu

Dr. Ashley Merianos is an Assistant Professor at the University of Cincinnati. Her primary research and teaching emphases include substance use prevention and control, health services research, social and behavioral epidemiology, and program evaluation. She has extensive research experience in the epidemiology and prevention of substance use, quantitative data collection and analysis, and clinical research. She is a certified health education specialist and tobacco treatment specialist. Dr. Merianos has been successfully funded for her research by the National Institute on Drug Abuse (K01DA044313). This research will identify the health and economic burden of child secondhand smoke exposure on the acute healthcare setting and create an implementation plan to reduce exposure in a future trial.

Research Information

Research Support

  • (PI), Merianos, Ashley, Reducing Secondhand Smoke Exposure Among Pediatric Patients in the Emergency Department Setting, National Institute on Drug Abuse. (K01DA044313), $161,023.00. 08-15-2017 to 07-31-2022. Status: Active.
  • (PI), Merianos, Ashley, Contribution of Thirdhand Smoke to Overall Tobacco Smoke Exposure in Pediatric Patients, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences. (CCHMC 139868 / R01ES027815), $11,439.00. 01-01-2019 to 12-31-2019. Status: Awarded.

Publications

Peer-reviewed Publications

  • Irwin, Mary Kay; Elam, Megan P; Merianos, Ashley L (2014). Coordination of Care Between Health and Education Systems for Patients With a Hematologic or Oncologic Diagnosis: A Time Study Analysis.. Journal of pediatric nursing.
  • King, Keith A; Vidourek, Rebecca A; Merianos, Ashley L (2014). School violent victimization and recent alcohol use and episodic heavy drinking among youth.. The Journal of school nursing : the official publication of the National Association of School Nurses, 30 (3), 187-95.
  • King, Keith A; Vidourek, Rebecca A; Merianos, Ashley L (2013). Sex and grade level differences in lifetime nonmedical prescription drug use among youth.. The journal of primary prevention, 34 (4), 237-49.
  • McDade, Rhyanne S; King, Keith A; Vidourek, Rebecca A; Merianos, Ashley L (2017). Impact of Prosocial Behavioral Involvement on School Violence Perpetration Among African American Middle School and High School Students.. Journal of immigrant and minority health.
  • Smith, Matthew Lee; Barry, Adam E; Merianos, Ashley L (2017). Examining a Partial Biopsychosocial Model for Monthly Alcohol, Tobacco, and Marijuana Use Among Adolescents.. Family & community health, 40 (1), 62-71.
  • Merianos, Ashley L; Dixon, Cinnamon A; Mahabee-Gittens, E Melinda (2016). Secondhand Smoke Exposure, Illness Severity and Resource Utilization in Pediatric Emergency Department Patients with Respiratory Illnesses.. The Journal of asthma : official journal of the Association for the Care of Asthma, 0.
  • King, Keith A; Vidourek, Rebecca A; Merianos, Ashley L; Bartsch, Lauren A (2016). Psychosocial Factors Associated with Alcohol Use Among Hispanic Youth.. Journal of immigrant and minority health.
  • Merianos, Ashley L; Dixon, Cinnamon A; Mahabee-Gittens, E Melinda (2016). Tobacco Smoke Exposure-Related Illnesses Among Pediatric Emergency Department Patients.. Journal of pediatric health care : official publication of National Association of Pediatric Nurse Associates & Practitioners.
  • Merianos, Ashley L; Vidourek, Rebecca A; King, Keith A (2016). Effective Prevention Strategies for Increasing Health Services Utilization Among Hispanic Youth.. Community mental health journal.
  • Lustre, Breanna L; Dixon, Cinnamon A; Merianos, Ashley L; Gordon, Judith S; Zhang, Bin; Mahabee-Gittens, E Melinda (2016). Assessment of tobacco smoke exposure in the pediatric emergency department.. Preventive medicine, 85, 42-6.
  • King, Keith A; Vidourek, Rebecca A; Merianos, Ashley L (2016). Authoritarian parenting and youth depression: Results from a national study.. Journal of prevention & intervention in the community, 44 (2), 130-9.
  • Vidourek, Rebecca A; King, Keith A; Merianos, Ashley L (2016). School bullying and student trauma: Fear and avoidance associated with victimization.. Journal of prevention & intervention in the community, 44 (2), 121-9.
  • Merianos, Ashley L; King, Keith A; Vidourek, Rebecca A (2016). Recent alcohol use, episodic heavy drinking, and school violent victimization: Sex and grade level differences among Hispanic youth.. Journal of prevention & intervention in the community, 44 (2), 112-20.
  • Merianos, Ashley L; Vidourek, Rebecca A; Nabors, Laura A; King, Keith A (2015). School Experiences Associated With Alcohol Use Among Hispanic Youth.. The Journal of school health, 85 (9), 621-8.
  • King, Keith A; Vidourek, Rebecca A; Merianos, Ashley L; Bartsch, Lauren A (2015). Predictors of Recent Marijuana Use and Past Year Marijuana Use Among a National Sample of Hispanic Youth.. Substance use & misuse, 50 (11), 1395-405.
  • Vidourek, Rebecca A; King, Keith A; Nabors, Laura A; Merianos, Ashley L (2014). Students' benefits and barriers to mental health help-seeking.. Health psychology and behavioral medicine, 2 (1), 1009-1022.
  • Merianos, A. L.; King, K. A.; Vidourek, R. A. (2012). Does perceived social support play a role in body image satisfaction among college students?. Journal of Behavioral Health, 1 (3), 178-184.
  • King, K. A.; Singh, M.; Bernard, A.; Merianos, A. L.; Vidourek, R. A. (2012). Employing the health belief model to examine stress management among college students. American Journal of Health Studies, 27 (4), 192-203.
  • King, K. A.; Vidourek, R. A.; Wagner, D. I.; Merianos, A. L. (2012). Preventing youth suicide: The importance of detecting risk factors and warning signs.. Journal of Experiential Psychotherapy, 15 (4), 34-37.
  • King, K. A.; Vidourek, R. A.; Haag, M.; Merianos, A. L (2012). Psychosocial factors associated with recent alcohol use among youth. Journal of Behavioral Health, 1 (4), 231-242.
  • King, K. A.; Vidourek, R. A.; Merianos, A. L. (2013). Psychosocial factors associated with over-the-counter drug abuse among youth. American Journal of Health Studies, 28 (2), 68-76.
  • Merianos, A. L.; King, K. A.; Vidourek, R. A (2013). The skinny on physical activity interventions for Hispanic youth. Journal of Behavioral Health, 2 (1), 94-104.
  • Merianos, A. L.; Nabors, L. A.; Vidourek, R. A.; King, K. A. (2013). The impact of self-esteem and social support on college students’ mental health. American Journal of Health Studies, 28 (1), 27-34.
  • Merianos, A. L.; Nabors, L. A.; King, K. A.; Vidourek, R. A. (2013). Perceptions of pain and resilience factors among male and female college students. Journal of Behavioral Health, 2 (4), 299-307.
  • Merianos, A. L.; Vidourek, R. A.; King, K. A (2013). Medicalization of female beauty: A content analysis of cosmetic procedures. The Qualitative Report, 18 (91), 1-14.
  • Merianos, A. L.; King, K. A.; Vidourek, R. A. (2013). Body image satisfaction and involvement in risky sexual behaviors among university students. Sexuality & Culture, 17, 617-630.
  • King, K. A.; Vidourek, R. A.; Merianos, A. L.; Singh, M (2014). A study of stress, social support, and perceived happiness among college students. The Journal of Happiness and Well-Being, 2 (2), 132-144.
  • King, K. A.; Vidourek, R. A.; English, L.; Merianos, A. L. (2014). Vigorous physical activity among college students: Using the health belief model to assess involvement and social support. Archives of Exercise in Health and Disease, 4 (2), 267-279.
  • Vidourek, R. A.; King, K. A.; Nabors, L. A.; Lynch, A. N.; Merianos, A. L. (2014). College students' perceived confidence in mental health help-seeking. International Journal of Mental Health Promotion, 16 (2), 83-90.
  • Merianos, A. L.; King, K. A.; Vidourek, R. A.; Nabors, L. A (2015). Recent alcohol use and binge drinking based on authoritative parenting among Hispanic youth nationwide. Journal of Child and Family Studies, 24 (7), 1966-1976.
  • Merianos, A. L.; Vidourek, R. A.; King, K. A.; Nabors, L. A. (2015). Hospital, school, and community-based strategies to enhance the quality of life of youth with chronic illnesses. Applied Research in Quality of Life, 10 (2), 329-342.
  • King, K. A.; Vidourek, R. A.; Merianos, A. L. (2015). The association between parenting behaviours and marijuana use based on adolescent age. Drugs: Education, Prevention and Policy, 22 (4), 334-343.
  • Merianos, A. L.; Rosen, B. L.; King, K. A.; Vidourek, R. A.; Fehr, S. K. (2015). The association of early substance use and lifetime/past year contraction with sexually transmitted diseases: A national study. American Journal of Sexuality Education, 10 (2), 158-176.
  • Nabors, Laura; Odar Stough, Cathleen; Merianos, Ashley; Peugh, James (2016). Predictors of flourishing among children with hearing loss. International journal of pediatric otorhinolaryngology, 91, 170-174.
  • Odar Stough, Cathleen; Merianos, Ashley; Nabors, Laura; Peugh, James (2016). Prevalence and Predictors of Bullying Behavior among Overweight and Obese Youth in a Nationally Representative Sample.. Childhood obesity (Print), 12 (4), 263-71.
  • Odar Stough, Cathleen; Nabors, Laura; Merianos, Ashley; Zhang, Jiaqi (2015). Short communication: Flourishing among adolescents with epilepsy: Correlates and comparison to peers.. Epilepsy research, 117, 7-10.
  • King, K. A.; Vidourek, R. A.; Merianos, A. L.; Bartsch, L. A. (2015). The impact parenting behaviors have on recent alcohol use and binge drinking among adolescents based on age. Vulnerable Children and Youth Studies, 10 (4), 300-313.
  • Merianos, A. L., King, K. A.; Vidourek, R. A.; Nabors, L. A. (2016). Mentoring and peer-led interventions to improve quality of life outcomes among adolescents with chronic illnesses. Applied Research in Quality of Life, 11 (3), 1009-1023.
  • King, K. A.; Vidourek, R. A.; Merianos, A. L (2016). Typical sources and locations where recent youth drinkers obtain and consume alcohol based on intensity of use. Journal of Substance Use, 21 (2), 204-209.
  • Nabors, L. A.; Merianos, A. L.; Olsen, B. (2016). Perceptions of a child who was overweight or of average weight by African American children. Child and Adolescent Social Work Journal, 33 (1), 47-53.
  • Nabors, Laura A; Meerianos, Ashley L; Vidourek, Rebecca A; King, Keith A; Rosen, Brittany L; Zhang, Jiaqi; Swoboda, Christopher (2016). Predictors of flourishing for adolescents with asthma.. The Journal of asthma : official journal of the Association for the Care of Asthma, 53 (2), 146-54.
  • Barry, A. E.; Merianos, A. L. (2016). Alcohol as Food/Calories. Current Addictions Report, 3 (85), 90.
  • King, K. A.; Merianos, A. L.; Vidourek, R. A.; Oluwoye, O. A. (2016). Participation in school sports and marijuana use among male and female students. Journal of Behavioral Health, 5 (2), 82-86.
  • Vidourek, R. A.; King, K. A.; Merianos, A. L. (2016). Impact of school violence on youth alcohol abuse: Differences based on gender and grade level. Children & Schools, 38 (2), 99-106.
  • Vidourek, R. A., King, K. A.; Merianos, A. L.; Bartsch, L. A. (2016). Risk factors for legal involvement among a nationally representative sample of Hispanic adolescents. Vulnerable Children and Youth Studies, 11 (2), 115-126.
  • Merianos, A. L.; Gittens, O. E.; Mahabee-Gittens, E. M. (2016). Depiction of health effects of electronic cigarettes on YouTube. Journal of Substance Use, 21 (6), 614-619.
  • King, K. A.; Merianos, A. L.; Vidourek, R. A. (2016). Characteristics of marijuana acquisition among a national sample of adolescent users. American Journal of Health Education, 47 (3), 126-135.
  • Oluwoye, O. A.; Merianos, A. L.; Nabors, L. A. (2016). Nonmedical use of prescription drugs and peer norms among adolescents by race/ethnicity. Journal of Substance Use, 22 (2), 199-205.
  • Merianos, A. L.; King, K. A.; Vidourek, R. A.; Hardee, A. M. (2016). The effect of alcohol abuse and dependence and school experiences on depression: A national study of adolescents. Journal of Child & Adolescent Substance Abuse, 25 (6), 584-590.
  • Mahabee-Gittens, E. M.; Gordon, J. S.; Melink, K. F.; Merianos, A. L. (2016). Top 100 cited articles in recent tobacco research. Journal of Behavioral Health, 6 (1), 16-25.
  • Piazza-Gardner, A. K.; Barry, A. E.; Merianos, A. L. (2017). Assessing drinking and academic performance among a nationally representative sample of college students. Journal of Drug Issues, 46 (4), 347-353.
  • Barry, A. E.; Merianos, A. L. (2017). The impact of protective behavioral strategy use frequency on blood alcohol concentrations among student drinkers nationwide. American Journal of Health Promotion, Epub ahead of print, 1-5.
  • Merianos, A. L.; Odar Stough, C.; Nabors, L. A.; Mahabee-Gittens, E. M. (2017). Tobacco smoke exposure and health care utilization among children in the United States. American Journal of Health Promotion, Epub ahead of print, 1-8.
  • Funk, A. G.; Rojas-Guyler, L.; Merianos, A. L. (2016). Weight status, physical activity levels, perceived neighborhood health, and healthy community factors among Latinos. American Journal of Health Studies, 31 (3), 163-175.
  • King, K. A.; Merianos, A. L.; Vidourek, R. A.; Oluwoye, O. A. (2017). Examining the relationship between school sports participation and alcohol use among middle school and high school students. Journal of Child & Adolescent Substance Abuse, Epub ahead of print, 1-7.
  • Mahabee-Gittens, E. M.; Merianos, A. L.; Matt, G. E.; (2017). Preliminary evidence that high levels of nicotine on children's hands may contribute to overall tobacco smoke exposure. Tobacco Control, Epub ahead of print, 1-3.
  • Nabors, L. A.; Odar Stough, C.; Peugh, J.; Merianos, A. L.; Cunningham, J.; Yockey, R. A. (BAD DATE). Adolescent flourishing in relation to having asthma: Results from a population-based cross-sectional study. Journal of Asthma, Epub ahead of print, 1-5.
  • Mahabee-Gittens, E. M.; Ammerman, R. T.; Khoury, J. C.; Stone, L.; Meyers, G. T.; Witry, J. K.; Merianos, A. L.; Mancuso, T. F.; Stackpole, K. M. W.; Bennett, B. L.; Akers, L.; Gordon, J. S. (2017). Healthy families: Study protocol for a randomized controlled trial of a screening, brief intervention, and referral to treatment intervention for caregivers to reduce secondhand smoke exposure among pediatric emergency department patients. BMC Public Health, 17 (1), 374-387.
  • Bartsch, L. A.; King, K. A.; Vidourek, R. A.; Merianos, A. L. (In Press). Self-esteem and alcohol use among youth. Journal of Child & Adolescent Substance Abuse.
  • Oluwoye, O. A.; Whembolua, G. L.; Merianos, A. L. (In Press). Extending the reach: The influence of social media and culture on substance use among African and African American male college students. Spectrum: A Journal on Black Men.
  • Oluwoye, O. A.; Nabors, L. A.; Merianos, A. L.; Vidourek, R. A. (In Press). Minority students’ perceptions of the nonmedical use of prescription medications. Journal of Behavioral Health.
  • Merianos, A. L.; Jandarov, R. A.; Mahabee-Gittens, E. M. (In Press). Secondhand smoke exposure and pediatric healthcare visits and hospitalizations. American Journal of Preventive Medicine.
  • Vidourek, R. A.; King, K. A.; Merianos, A. L.; Bartsch, L. A. (In Press). Predictors of illicit drug use among adolescents from a nationwide sample. Journal of Substance Use.

Presentations & Lectures

Invited Presentations

  • Merianos, A. L., & Barry, A. E. (12-23-2016). The importance of mentoring: Lessons learned from the AAHB Research Scholars Program American Academy of Health Behavior 16th Annual Scientific Meeting, Ponte Vedra Beach, FL.

Paper Presentations

  • Merianos, A. L., King, K. A., Vidourek, R. A., & Nabors, L. A. (10-10-2014). School experiences associated with alcohol use among Hispanic youth from a nationwide sample, Portland, OR.
  • King, K. A., Vidourek, R. A., & Merianos, A. L. (11-03-2015). Examining the impact authoritative parenting behaviors have on marijuana use in adolescents, Chicago, IL.
  • Vidourek, R. A., King, K. A., Merianos, A. L., & Bartsch, L. A. (11-03-2015). Risk factors for past month and past year marijuana use among a nationwide sample of Hispanic youth, Chicago, IL.
  • Merianos, A. L., Hossain, M. M., & Mahabee-Gittens, E. M. (03-05-2016). Examining cotinine and hemoglobin A1c among adolescents from the 1999-2012 National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, Chicago, IL.
  • Merianos, A. L., Rosen, B. L., Montgomery, L. Barry, A. E., & Smith, M. L. (10-31-2016). Assessing friend influence on lifetime alcohol and marijuana use among middle and high school students, Denver, CO.

Poster Presentations

  • Merianos, A. L., King, K. A., & Vidourek, R. A. (04-15-2011). The skinny of body image among university students University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH.
  • King, K. A., Vidourek, R. A., & Merianos, A. L. (03-17-2012). Youth involvement in over-the-counter drug use: An increasing problem American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance National Convention and Expo, Boston, MA.
  • Vidourek, R. A., King, K. A., Nabors, L., & Merianos, A. L. (05-30-2012). Reducing stigma: Perceived benefits and barriers to seeking mental health counseling American College of Health Association Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL.
  • King, K. A., Vidourek, R. A., & Merianos, A. L. (04-25-2013). School violent victimization and alcohol use among youth American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance National Convention and Expo, Charlotte, NC.
  • Vidourek, R. A., Merianos, A. L., & King, K. A. (04-25-2013). Sex differences in over-the-counter drug use among youth American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance National Convention and Expo, Charlotte, NC.
  • Merianos, A. L., King, K. A., & Vidourek, R. A (04-25-2013). Physical activity interventions for Hispanic youth: Review of literature American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance National Convention and Expo, Charlotte, NC.
  • Vidourek, R. A., King, K. A., & Merianos, A. L. (10-10-2013). Nonmedical prescription drug use among Hispanic youth: An emerging problem American School Health Association Annual School Health Conference, Myrtle Beach, SC.
  • Vidourek, R. A., King, K. A., Merianos, A. L., & Lynch, A. (10-10-2014). Health barriers to learning ages 0 to 9 American School Health Association Annual School Health Conference, Portland, OR.
  • Vidourek, R. A., King, K. A., & Merianos, A. L. (10-11-2014). School bullying and student trauma: Fear and avoidance associated with victimization American School Health Association Annual School Health Conference, Portland, OR.
  • King, K. A., Vidourek, R. A., Merianos, A. L., & Capece, A. (10-11-2014). Parental influences on heroin use among Hispanic youth American School Health Association Annual School Health Conference, Portland, OR.
  • King, K. A., Vidourek, R. A., Merianos, A. L., & Bartsch, L. A. (10-11-2014). Hispanic youth’s involvement in alcohol use: Research on risk factors American School Health Association Annual School Health Conference, Portland, OR.
  • Vidourek, R. A., King, K. A., Burbage, M., & Merianos, A. L. (10-11-2014). Correlates to ecstasy use among youth American School Health Association Annual School Health Conference, Portland, OR.
  • Vidourek, R. A, Merianos, A. L., & King, K. A. (03-16-2015). Where do youth recent alcohol users obtain and use alcohol? Findings from a national study American Academy of Health Behavior 15th Annual Scientific Meeting, San Antonio, TX.
  • Merianos, A. L., Rosen, B. L., King, K. A., Vidourek, R. A., & Fehr, S. (03-16-2015). An examination of the impact early substance use has on contraction of sexually transmitted diseases American Academy of Health Behavior 15th Annual Scientific Meeting, San Antonio, TX.
  • Irwin, M. K., Elam, M. P., & Merianos, A. L. (04-10-2015). Coordination of patient care between health and education systems: A time study Council for Exceptional Children 2015 Annual Convention & Expo, San Diego, CA.
  • Irwin, M. K., Elam, M. P., & Merianos, A. L. (04-30-2015). Coordination of patient care between health and education systems: A time study Association of Pediatric Hematology Oncology Educational Specialists Annual National Conference, Durham, NC.
  • Merianos, A. L., Hardee, A. M., King, K. A., & Vidourek, R. A. (10-15-2015). The association between school experiences, alcohol abuse/dependence, and depression in students American School Health Association Annual School Health Conference, Orlando, FL.
  • Merianos, A. L., & Barry, A. E. (10-15-2015). Assessing the impact of school drug education exposure on student alcohol consumption American School Health Association Annual School Health Conference, Orlando, FL.
  • King, K. A., Vidourek, R. A., Merianos, A. L., Bartsch, L. A. (11-01-2015). Examining predictors of recent alcohol use and binge drinking among a nationally representative sample of Hispanic adolescents American Public Health Association Annual Meeting and Exposition, Chicago, IL.
  • Vidourek, R. A., King, K. A., Merianos, A. L., Nabors, L. A., & Lynch, A. (11-01-2015). Perceived confidence in mental health help-seeking among students American Public Health Association Annual Meeting and Exposition, Chicago, IL.
  • Nabors, L., A., Merianos, A. L., Hardee, A. M., Yockey, R. A., & Fox, S. (11-02-2015). Hope and resilience in caregivers and families of children with chronic illnesses American Public Health Association Annual Meeting and Exposition, Chicago, IL.
  • 18. Nabors, L., A., Merianos, A. L., & Oluwoye, O. (11-02-2015). American children’s perceptions of an overweight peer as a victim of name-calling American Public Health Association Annual Meeting and Exposition, Chicago, IL.
  • Merianos, A. L., Irwin, M. K., & Elam, M. P. (11-03-2015). An evaluation of time spent meeting the needs of school-aged patients with a chronic illness by a hospital-school liaison program American Public Health Association Annual Meeting and Exposition, Chicago, IL.
  • Merianos, A. L., King, K. A., & Vidourek, R. A. (11-03-2015). Alcohol use frequency and school violent victimization: Exploring sex and grade level differences among Hispanic junior high and high school students American Public Health Association Annual Meeting and Exposition, Chicago, IL.
  • Vidourek, R. A., King, K. A., Merianos, A. L., & Bartsch, L. A. (11-04-2015). Social determinants of illicit drug use among youth: An examination of individual, parent, school, and legal factors American Public Health Association Annual Meeting and Exposition, Chicago, IL.
  • King, K. A., Vidourek, R. A., & Merianos, A. L. (11-04-2015). Typical sources and locations where adolescent recent alcohol users obtain and consume alcohol based on intensity of use: Findings from a national study American Public Health Association Annual Meeting and Exposition, Chicago, IL.
  • Barry, A. E., & Merianos, A. L. (02-22-2016). Exploring the impact of protective behavioral strategy use frequency on blood alcohol concentrations among a national sample of student drinkers American Academy of Health Behavior 16th Annual Scientific Meeting, Ponte Vedra Beach, FL.
  • Merianos, A. L., Gittens, O. E., & Mahabee-Gittens, E. M. (02-23-2016). Depiction of electronic cigarette health effects in social media American Academy of Health Behavior 16th Annual Scientific Meeting, Ponte Vedra Beach, FL.
  • Merianos, A. L., Odar Stough, C., Nabors, L. A., & Mahabee-Gittens, E. M. (04-30-2016). Tobacco smoke exposure and health care utilization among children nationwide Pediatric Academic Societies’ Annual Meeting, Baltimore, MD.
  • King, K. A., Vidourek, R. A., Merianos, A. L., & Bartsch, L. A. (10-30-2016). Exploring the effect parenting behaviors have on recent alcohol use and binge drinking by adolescent age: Results from a national study American Public Health Association Annual Meeting and Exposition, Denver, CO.
  • Bartsch, L. A., King, K. A., Vidourek, R. A., & Merianos, A. L. (10-30-2016). Impact of self-concept on alcohol use in youth American Public Health Association Annual Meeting and Exposition, Denver, CO.
  • Barry, A. E., Piazza-Gardner, A. K., & Merianos, A. L. (11-01-2016). Assessing alcohol consumption and academic performance among a nationally representative sample of college students American Public Health Association Annual Meeting and Exposition, Denver, CO.
  • Oluwoye, O. A., King, K. A., Vidourek, R. A., Merianos, A. L., & Burbage, M. L. (11-01-2016). Nonmedical prescription use and school sports participation among 7th to 12th grade students American Public Health Association Annual Meeting and Exposition, Denver, CO.
  • Oluwoye, O. A.,* Bartsch, L. A.,* Merianos, A. L., King, K. A., & Vidourek, R. A. (11-02-2016). Examining the influence peer norms have on nonmedical use of prescription drugs among a national sample of African American adolescents American Public Health Association Annual Meeting and Exposition, Denver, CO.