Monday, October 3, 2016

Dr. Rivera interviewed by KTUU Channel 2 News regarding research about adults' perceptions of youth use of marijuana and prescription drugs

Dr. Marny Rivera, Justice Center faculty, was interviewed about her  research and an article in the recent issue of the Alaska Justice Forum, which looks at Anchorage adults' perceptions and attitudes toward youth abuse of marijuana and non-medical use of prescription drugs.  Dr. Cory R. Lepage, Justice faculty, is a co-author of the article with Dr. Rivera .

View the full KTUU story here:
"Teen prescription drug concerns higher than marijuana" by Mallory Peebles.  KTUU Channel 2 News. 27 Sep 2016.

Click here for a link to the Alaska Justice Forum article, "Youth Marijuana and Prescription Drug Abuse in Anchorage." 

The Alaska Justice Forum is the research journal of the UAA Justice Center and is published 3 times per year. To subscribe to the Alaska Justice Forum, send an email to with "Forum" in the subject line.