SSSP 2019 Annual Meeting

Date: Sunday, August 11

Time: 2:30 PM - 4:10 PM

Session 159: Harm Reduction: Contexts, Populations, and Approaches
Room: Lexington Suite

Sponsors: Drinking and Drugs
Sociology and Social Welfare

Organizer: Aukje Lamonica, Southern Connecticut State University

Presider: Honoria Guarino, National Development and Research Institutes, Inc.

Papers:

“Drug Use in Business Bathrooms: An Inquiry and Intervention for Business Managers and Staff,” Brett Wolfson-Stofko, Alex S. Bennett and Luther C. Elliott, National Development and Research Institutes, Inc. and Marya V. Gwadz, New York University

“From Harm Reinforcement to Harm Reduction,” Wendy L. Chapkis, University of Southern Maine

“Limited HCV Injection-risk Knowledge, Risky Injection Practices and HCV RNA +: The Case for Revamping HCV Prevention at Syringe Exchange Programs,” Pedro Mateu-Gelabert, National Development and Research Institutes, Inc., Yesenia Aponte-Melendez, The New School, Benjamin Eckhardt, New York University School of Medicine, Shashi Kapadia, Weill Cornell Medical, Chunki Fong and Laz Davis, National Development and Research Institutes, Inc., Melinda Smith and Kristen-Weill Marks, Weill Cornell Medicine

“On Track: An Innovative mHealth Intervention to Prevent Transition to Injection among Young Adults Who Use Opioids,” Honoria Guarino, Michelle Acosta and Carli Salvati, National Development and Research Institutes, Inc.

“Social Context and HIV Vulnerability in Adolescent Latinas Living in San Antonio, TX: The Role of Symbiotic Goals in Disease Prevention,” Esmeralda Ramirez, Tasha Perdue, Alice Cepeda and Avelardo Valdez, University of Southern California