2014-12-12

Latest Edition of ICPSR Bulletin Newsletter Available

The latest edition of the ICPSR Bulletin newsletter is now available, featuring an article that provides a closer look at the new National Archive of Data on Arts and Culture (NADAC).  

Other highlights in the Fall 2014 issue:
  • The Summer Undergraduate Internship Program celebrates 10 years
  • Miller Scholars share impact of Summer Program in Quantitative Methods of Social Research
  • ICPSR introduces new Archive of Data on Disability to Enable Policy and research (ADDEP)
  • Top political science journals agree to draft a joint statement on research access and transparency
  • Behind the scenes at the 2014 Data Fair
  • Giving thanks for great Council leadership
  • A plethora of News & Notes from ICPSR members and partners

2014-12-05

Webinar Rescheduled: Drug Use Among Young American Indians - Exploring the Data

Join us on Thursday, January 8, 2015 at 1:00 PM EST for a webinar on Drug Use Among Young American Indians - Exploring the Data.

The goal of the workshop is to expose investigators to the Drug Use Among Young American Indians: Epidemiology and Prediction study and the data available for 2001-2006 and 2009-2013. This data set contains detailed information on 16,590 adolescents in 7th to 12th grade in schools that had over 20% of its population self-identified as American Indian. Over 52% of the respondents reported being American Indian.

The purpose of the webinar is to:

1. Describe the Drug Use Among Young American Indians study methods and sample
2. Describe the scales used in the questionnaires
3. Discuss possible areas of investigation that the study might be useful for addressing
4. Provide specific advice related to the use of these data sets for certain types of analyses

Presenters:
Randall Swaim, PhD, Colorado State University
Linda Stanley, Ph.D., Colorado State University
Robert Choate, University of Michigan, ICPSR

This webinar is free and open to the public.

Date: Thursday, January 8, 2015
Time: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM EST

Space is limited.
Reserve your Webinar seat now at https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/8335739960995956737

After registering you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the Webinar.

This January 8, 2015 webinar is a reschedule for the webinar on the same topic originally scheduled for November 13, 2014.