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NIDA Publications

The following is a list of selected NIDA publications with relevance to health disparities and racial/ethnic minorities. Some of these publications are available at the NIDA DrugPubs Research Dissemination Center.

Publications Related to Health Disparities and Racial/Ethnic Minorities

  1. Beatty, L.A. (2003). Changing their minds: Drug abuse and addiction in Black women. In D. Brown & V. Keith (Eds.), In and Out of Our Right Minds, The Mental Health of African American Women. New York: Columbia University Press, 59–79.
  2. Beatty, L.A., Jones, D.J., & Doctor, L. (2005). Reducing HIV/AIDS and criminal justice involvement in African Americans as a consequence of drug abuse. Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved, 16(4, Suppl B), 1–5.
  3. Drug Use, HIV/AIDS, and Health Outcomes Among Racial and Ethnic Populations. (2002). Public Health Reports, 117(Suppl 1).
  4. Jones, D., & Crump, A. (2005). Methodological challenges in conducting health disparities research. Journal of Urban Health, 82(2, Suppl 3), iii1–iii4.
  5. Myers, Peter L. (2007). 21st Century Research on Drugs and Ethnicity: Studies Supported by the National Institute on Drug Abuse. New York: Haworth Press.
  6. National Institute on Drug Abuse. (2003). Drug Use Among Racial/Ethnic Minorities, Revised.
  7. National Institute on Drug Abuse. (1997). Rural Substance Abuse: State of Knowledge and Issues (Research Monograph 168).
  8. National Institute on Drug Abuse (2009). NIDA-Supported Research on Drug Abuse and Addiction in Racial/Ethnic Minority Populations; A Resource Guide.
  9. Segal, B. (1998). Conducting Drug Abuse Research with Minority Populations, Advances and Issues. New York: Routledge.
  10. Weis, S.R., Kung, H.C., & Pearson, J.L. (2003). Emerging issues in gender and ethnic differences in substance abuse and treatment. Current Women's Health Reports, 3(3), 245–253.

NIDA Publications of Interest

  1. Principles of Drug Abuse Treatment for Criminal Justice Populations, Revised (2007).
  2. Principles of Drug Addiction Treatment: A Research-Based Guide, Revised (2009).
  3. Preventing Drug Use among Children and Adolescents: A Research-Based Guide for Parents, Educators, and Community Leaders, Second Edition, Revised (2003).
  4. Principles of HIV Prevention in Drug-Using Populations: A Research-Based Guide (2002).

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