Prevention Profiles: Take Five - Chris Jones
This month’s guest on Prevention Profiles: Take Five is Captain Chris Jones, PharmD, DrPH, MPH, Director of the Center for Substance Abuse Prevention. During the interview, Captain Jones discusses recent key findings from the National Survey on Drug Use and Health, why prescription drug misuse among college students is a concern, how CSAP is helping to facilitate collaboration between colleges and universities and their surrounding communities, and more!
Strategies, Structure, and Support: SHIFTing the Narrative to Create a Health-Promoting Campus
Santee Ezell is the Director of Health Promotion and Wellness at Mississippi State University. In this month's article, Santee discusses how to engage with all students differently but equally to create healthier structures, develop strategies inside and outside of the classroom, and support the well-being of the campus.
Enhancing Professional Competencies for Preventing Drug and Alcohol Misuse Among College Students
The Guide to the Eight Professional Competencies for Higher Education Substance Misuse Prevention is “brought to life” with an eight-part, DEA-produced webinar series, highlighting each of the individual competencies. Check out all of the episodes in this hub.
Campuses Promote DEA's One Pill Can Kill Campaign
Schools across the nation have started to rally around the effort to educate their campuses and local communities about the issue. Is your school using ‘One Pill Can Kill’ materials to get the word out about counterfeit pills? If so, let us know!
The Drug Enforcement Administration is pleased to provide institutions of higher education and their surrounding communities with these resources to prevent drug misuse among college students. We are committed to promoting the importance of prevention and its role in helping ensure the health and safety of our nation’s college students.