Tobacco Studies Program

Tobacco Prevention and At-Risk Adolescents

January 7, 2009

Tobacco Prevention and At-Risk Adolescents

Steven Sussman PhD

Steven Sussman Dr. Sussman is a professor of preventive medicine and psychology at the University of Southern California. He conducts research in the prediction, prevention, and cessation of tobacco and other drug abuse and in the utility of empirical program development methods. He was the principal investigator of Project Towards No Tobacco Use (Project TNT), a comprehensive, classroom-based curriculum designed to prevent or reduce tobacco use in 5th-10th grade youths which is being disseminated nationally by the CDC, NIDA, Centers for Substance Abuse Prevention, and others. Dr. Sussman has published over 160 articles, chapters, or books in the arena of drug use and abuse.
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