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Dr. David Wyrick receives funding from Prevention Strategies

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Posted on Wednesday, November 27th, 2013 by UNCG Research.

Reposted from Camus Weekly

Dr. David Wyrick (Public Health Education) received funding from Prevention Strategies, LLC, for the project “Drug and Alcohol Prevention for Student Athletes”. The broad aim of this project is to use existing theory, research, and instructional technology to develop an innovative web-based alcohol and other drug prevention program for student-athletes. The primary aims of this study are to: (1) Complete outlining and development of the remaining seven myPlaybook sessions; and (2) Conduct a randomized control effectiveness trial of myPlaybook with student-athletes from 60 universities.