"Science, Steroids, and Youth: A Research Roundtable on Anabolic Steroids"

Convened by the National Institute on Drug Abuse

Friday, April 14, 2000
1 p.m. - 5 p.m.

National Press Club
Holeman Lounge
Washington, DC


1:00 Welcome Alan I. Leshner, PhD
National Institute on Drug Abuse
1:15-1:45 "The Steroid Predicament: History,
Epidemiology, and Social Values"
Charles Yesalis, ScD
Penn State University
1:45-2:05 "Sex, Rhythms, and Rage:
Bio-behavioral Effects
Of Anabolic Steroid Abuse"
Marilyn McGinnis, PhD
Mount Sinai School of Medicine
2:05-2:25 "Steroids, Aggression, and Violence" Harrison Pope, MD
Harvard University
2:45-3:30 "How to Prevent the Use of Anabolic
Steroids and Other Drugs
Among Adolescent Athletes"
Linn Goldberg, MD
Diane Elliot, MD
Oregon Health Sciences University
3:30-4:30 Putting the Research to Use: Roundtable Discussion  

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