2020 Conference
April 27–29, 2020
The Westin Westminster
Denver, CO

Wednesday Afternoon Breakout Sessions - Open Discussion Workshops

April 29     1:30 – 3 p.m.
The last set of breakout sessions for the conference will be used to facilitate open discussion based on our conference tracks. Attendees are encouraged to participate in lively discussion and offer any insight or questions they may have throughout the session.

W1-B: Advancing Strong Standards for Preventive Interventions

Convener: Christine Steeger, PhD, Blueprints for Healthy Youth Development, University of Colorado Boulder Karl G. Hill, PhD, Blueprints for Healthy Youth Development, University of Colorado Boulder Pamela Buckley, PhD, Blueprints for Healthy Youth Development, University of Colorado Boulder
Session Track: Building toward rigorous evaluation methods
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W2-B: Increasing Implementation Fidelity for Effective School-Based Drug Abuse Prevention

Convener: Gilbert J. Botvin, PhD, Weill Cornell Medical College Alayne MacArthur, MS, Circa Learning Craig Zettle, National Health Promotion Associates
Session Track: Implementation support
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W3-B: Public Sector Investment in Experimentally Proven Interventions – Follow-Up and Discussion

Convener: Brian Bumbarger, PhD, Visiting Research Associate Professor, Colorado State University Kevin Haggerty, PhD, Social Development Research Group, University of Washington
Session Track: Successful scale-up Frameworks
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W4-B: Scaling up Evidence-Based Programs in Community Settings – Balancing Fidelity and Real-World “Adjustments” to Model Implementation

Convener: Velma McBride Murry, PhD, Vanderbilt University
Session Track: Joint considerations of fidelity and real-world “adjustments” to intervention implementation
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