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Addressing Substance Abuse and Comorbidities Among Military Personnel, Veterans and

    their Families: A Research Agenda (as of 12.22.08)

     ththJanuary 6 and 7, 2009

    Bethesda Hyatt

    Bethesda, Maryland

     Day One: January 6, 2009

7:30 a.m. Registration

    8 a.m.

8:00 a.m. Welcome and Meeting Goals

    8:45 a.m. Moderator:

    ? Timothy Condon, Ph.D.,



    ? Nora Volkow, M.D.,

    Director, NIDA

    ? Ellen Embrey

    Deputy Assistant Secretary

    of Defense, Force Health

    Protection & Readiness

    ? Joel Kupersmith, M.D.

    Chief Research and

    Development Officer,

    Department of Veterans

    Affairs, Office of Research

    & Development

    ? Robert K. Heinssen, Ph.D.,

    ABPP, Acting Deputy

    Director, Division of

    Services and Intervention

    Research, NIMH

    ? Mark Willenbring, M.D.,

    Director, Division of

    Treatment and Recovery

    Branch, NIAAA

8:45 a.m. -Using Epidemiological Data to

    10:00 a.m. Define the Problems of

    Substance Use/Abuse in

    Military and Veteran



    ? Eve E. Reider, Ph.D., NIDA



    ? Tyler C. Smith, Ph.D.

    Director, Department of

    Defense Center for

    Deployment Health


    Naval Health Research


    The Millenium Cohort Study ? Jeffrey L. Thomas, Ph.D.

    Walter Reed Army Institute

    of Research

    Mental Health Advisory

    Team V Report

    ? Robert Rosenheck, M.D.

    Connecticut Veteran’s

    Affairs Healthcare Center

    OIF/OEF Veterans and

    Veterans of Other Wars Discussant:

    ? Michael E. Kilpatrick, M.D.,

    Director of Strategic

    Communications, Military

    Health System (MHS) in the

    Office of the Assistant

    Secretary of Defense for

    Health Affairs

    10:00 a.m. -Break

    10:15 a.m.

    10:15 a.m. -The Context of Substance

    11:30 a.m. Use/Abuse for Military Personnel, Veterans, and Their Families


    ? Cecilia McNamara Spitznas,

    Ph.D., NIDA


    ? CAPT Edward Simmer,


    Senior Executive for

    Psychological Health,

    Defense Centers of

    Excellence (DCoE) for

    Psychological Health and


    Traumatic Brain Injury ? Thomas Kosten, M.D.

    Chief of Staff, VA Medical

    Center, Houston, TX ? Brigadier General Margaret

    C. Wilmoth

    Assistant for Mobilization &

    Reserve Affairs Force

    Health Protection &

    Readiness Office of the

    Assistant Secretary of

    Defense For Health Affairs Discussant:

    ? COL Carl Castro, Ph.D.

    Director, Military

    Operational Medicine

    Research Program

    (MOMRP) and Chair, Joint

    Technical Cooperating

    Group-5 (JTCG-5), U.S.

    Army Medical Research and

    Materiel Command

    11:30 a.m.- Accessing and Delivering

    1:00 p.m. Substance Use/Abuse Treatment

    in Different Settings


    ? Teresa Gleason, Ph.D.,

    Department of Veterans



    ? Lt. Col Jay M. Stone,

    USAF, BSC, Ph.D.

    Director, PH Clinical

    Standards of Care Defense

    Centers of Excellence for


    ? COL Charles C. Engel,

    M.D., M.P.H.

    Director, DoD Deployment

    Health Clinical Center,

    Walter Reed Army Medical


    ? Brigadier General Margaret

    C. Wilmoth

    Assistant for Mobilization &


    Reserve Affairs Force

    Health Protection &

    Readiness Office of the

    Assistant Secretary of

    Defense For Health Affairs

    ? David W. Oslin, M.D.

     University of

     Pennsylvania School

     of Medicine;

     Director, Philadelphia VA

     Center of Excellence for

     Substance Abuse Treatment

     and Evaluation

     Philadelphia, PA


    ? Marsha Drain

    Army Substance Abuse

    Policy and Program


    1:00 a.m. -Lunch

    2:15 p.m.

    Breakouts Prevention Breakout Treatment Breakout

    2:15 p.m. Potentially Applicable 2:15 p.m.-State of the Art Treatments for

    3:30 p.m. Prevention Interventions for 4:00 p.m. Substance Use Disorders Families: Pre-and Post-Moderator: Deployment ? Lisa Onken, Ph.D., NIDA Moderator: Presenters:

    ? Sarah Evans, Ph.D., NCI ? Stephen Higgins, Ph.D. Presenters: University of Vermont

    Contingency Management ? Gene H. Brody, Ph.D.

    University of Georgia ? Kathleen Carroll, Ph.D.

    Strong African American Yale University

    Families Program (SAAF) Computer-assisted Delivery of ? Thomas Dishion, Ph.D. CBT for Addiction

    University of Oregon (CBT4CBT)

    The Family Check-Up ? Stephanie S. O’Malley, Ph.D. ? Gary L. Bowen, Ph.D., Yale University

    ACSW Alcohol Pharmacotherapy

    University of North Carolina ? William S. Fals-Stewart,

    at Chapel Hill Ph.D.

    Community Capacity University of Rochester

    Building for Military Behavioral Couples Therapy

    Families ? Discussant:

     5 Discussant: Bruce Rounsaville, Ph.D.

    Yale University ? Delores Johnson

    (Next Generation of Director, Family Programs,

    Behavioral Therapies Family and MWR

    Research for Substance Command


    3:30-3:45 Break 4:00-4:15 Break

    p.m. p.m.

    3:45 p.m. -Potentially Applicable 4:15-p.m. State of the Art Treatments for

    5:00 p.m. Prevention Interventions for 5:15-p.m. PTSD

    Children and Youth: Pre- and Moderator: Post-Deployment ? Robert K. Heinssen, Ph.D., Moderator: ABPP, NIMH ? Michelle Kim Leff, MD, Presenters:

    MBA, CDR, U.S. Public ? Patricia Resick, Ph.D.

    Health Service, NIDA IRP National Center for PTSD Presenters: VA Boston Healthcare

    System ? Mark Greenberg, Ph.D.,

    Pennsylvania State Psychotherapy for PTSD

    University ? Thomas A. Mellman, M.D.

    Howard University ? Deborah B. Johnson, M.S.,

    NCSP, Director of National Pharmacotherapy for PTSD

    Services, Children's Institute ? Discussant:

    PATHS Terry Keane, Ph.D. ? Gilbert Botvin, Ph.D. National Center for PTSD

    Weill Medical College of VA Boston Healthcare

    Cornell University System

    Life Skills Training Future Directions for PTSD

    Treatment Trials ? Richard Hooker, Ed.D.

    Science Applications

    International Corporation


    The Adolescent Substance

    Abuse Counseling Service

    (ASACS) program

    Project Armor


    ? M.-A. Lucas

    Director, Child, Youth &

    School (CYS) Services,

    Family and MWR

    Command (FMWRC), HQ

    Department of Army

    5:00 p.m. Adjournment 5:15 p.m. Adjournment



     Day Two:

    January 7, 2009

7:30-8 a.m. Registration

8:00 a.m. Conducting Research with

    9:00 a.m. Military Personnel, Veterans and

    their Families: Considerations

    and Implications


    ? Joan Hall, Ph.D., MOMRP


    ? Nancy Wesensten, Ph.D.

    Walter Reed Army Institute

    of Research

    ? Jeffrey Pyne, M.D.

    Central Arkansas Veterans

    Healthcare System


    ? Terrence Keane, Ph.D.,

    National Center for PTSD,

    VA Boston Healthcare


9:00-9:15 Break


    Breakouts Prevention Breakout Treatment Breakout

9:15-10:30 Deployment Universal 9:15 a.m.-Treatments for PTSD or Combined

    a.m. Prevention Interventions for 10:00 a.m. PTSD and Drug Abuse: Promising

    Military Personnel (Stress, Therapies at Various Stages

    Coping, Alcohol and Drug Moderator:

    Abuse) ? Steven Sparenborg, Ph.D.,

    Moderator: NIDA

    ? Mike Hilton, Ph.D., NIAAA Presenters:

    Presenters: ? Mark P. McGovern, Ph.D.

    Dartmouth Medical School ? Mary Larimer, Ph.D.,

    University of Washington Cognitive Therapy for PTSD in

    Screening and Brief Alcohol Addiction Treatment

    Prevention Interventions for ? Barbara O. Rothbaum, Ph.D.

    College Populations Emory University

    Virtual Reality Exposure for ? Christopher Spera, Ph.D.

    ICF International PTSD

    Enforcing Underage ? Discussant:


    Drinking Laws (EDUL) Kathleen Brady, M.D., Ph.D.

    Through Community/U.S. Air Medical University of South

    Force Coalitions Carolina

     ? Valerie Stander, Ph.D.,

    Naval Health Research


    “Zero Tolerance” and

    “Ready Good to Go”


    ? COL Ron Shippee, Ph.D.

    Director, Drug Testing and

    Program Policy Office of the

    Assistant Secretary

    of Defense for Health Affairs

    10:30 a.m. Reintegration Prevention 10:00 a.m.-Treatments for Substance Abuse and

    -11:45 a.m. Interventions for Children and 11:45 a.m. Comorbidities Families in Distress Moderator: Petra Jacobs, M.D., Moderator: NIDA ? Bethany Griffin Deeds,

    Presenters: Ph.D., M.A.


    Presenters: ? Michael Otto, Ph.D.

    Massachusetts General ? Irwin Sandler, Ph.D.

    Hospital/Harvard Medical Arizona State University

    School Interventions for Stressed

    Benzodiazapine (including Sleep Families

    Medication) Abuse Treatment ? James Cordova, Ph.D.

    ? Edward Nunes, M.D. Clark University

    Research FDN for Mental The Marriage Check-Up

    Hygiene Substance Abuse ? Patricia Lester, M.D.,

    Department University of California,

    Drug Abuse Treatment in Los Angeles

    Patients with Depression Project FOCUS

    ? Warren Bickel, Ph.D. Discussant:

    University of Arkansas Medical ? Capt Margaret McKeathern,

    School M.D.

    The Therapeutic Education National Naval Medical

    System Center

    ? Jean C. Beckham, Ph.D.

    Durham Veterans Affairs

    Medical Center

    Optimal Smoking Cessation

    Treatment in PTSD

    ? Discussant:

     Roger Weiss, M.D.


    Harvard Medical School

11:45 a.m. Lunch 11:45 a.m. Lunch

    1 p.m. 1 p.m.

    Breakouts Prevention Breakout Treatment Breakout 1 p.m.- Reintegration Prevention 1:00 p.m.-Moving Forward (Trial Design, 2:30 p.m. Interventions for Military 2:30 p.m. Ethics, and Practical and Feasibility

    Personnel and Veterans in Issues)

    Distress Moderator: Shoshana Kahana,

    Moderator: Ph.D., NIDA

    Presenters: ? Jared Jobe, Ph.D., NHLBI

    Presenters: ? Kimberly Kirby, Ph.D.

    Treatment Research Institute ? Roger A. Roffman, D.S.W.

    Alternatives to Clinical Trials: University of Washington

    The Group CM Grant as a The Check-Up

    Model ? Barbara Gerbert, Ph.D.

    ? David S. Festinger, Ph.D. University of California San

    Treatment Research Institute Francisco

    How Ethical Concerns Relative Video Doctor Technology

    to Service Members and ? Magdalena R. Naylor, M.D.,

    Veterans Should Shape the Ph.D.

    Treatment Research Agenda University of Vermont

    ? Patricia Resick, Ph.D. Automated Telephone

    National Center for PTSD Technology to Prevent

    VA Boston Healthcare System Prescription Drug Abuse in

    Dissemination of Cognitive Pain Patients

    Processing Therapy within the ? Richard Keller

    VA Walter Reed Army Institute

    ? Susan A. Storti, Ph.D., R.N., of Research

    CARN-AP Battlemind Training

     Project Director, NIDA's Discussant:

     Research and Blending Contract; ? COL Charles S. Milliken,

     Synergy Enterprises Inc. M.D.,

    Practical and Feasibility Issues Walter Reed Army Institute

    in Implementing Treatment of Research


    ? Discussant: Stephen Higgins,

    Ph.D. University of Vermont

2:30-2:45 Break 2:30-2:45 Break

    p.m. p.m.


    2:45 p.m. Discussion of Potential 2:45 p.m. -4 Discussion of Potential Treatment

    4 p.m. Prevention Research Directions pm Research Directions ? Mark Greenberg, Ph.D., ? Moderator: Cecilia McNamara

    Pennsylvania State Spitznas, Ph.D., NIDA

    University Discussion Leaders ? Elizabeth Robertson, Ph.D., ? Kathleen Carroll, Ph.D.

    NIDA Yale University

     (Opportunities from the

     Researcher Perspective)

    ? William S. Fals-Stewart, Ph.D.

    University of Rochester

    (Opportunities from the

    Researcher Perspective)

    ? David W. Oslin, M.D.

     University of

     Pennsylvania School

     of Medicine;

     Director, Philadelphia VA

     Center of Excellence for

     Substance Abuse Treatment

     and Evaluation

     Philadelphia, PA

     (Opportunities from the VA


    3:45-4:00 Transition 3:45-4:00 Transition

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