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COMMITTEES AND TASK FORCES

Society for Prevention Research Committees and Task Forces, 2016 – 2017, 2.10.2017

To be updated as committees are regrouped.

Committee Chair Members
2017 Annual Conference Susan Breitenstein

(2016-2017)

Richard Catalano (President), Deborah Gorman-Smith (R13 PI), Leslie Leve (President-Elect), Jeff Temple (2016 Chair), Amie Bettencourt (Abstract Review Committee Chair), Rhonda Boyd, (DNC Chair), Laura Griner Hill (Training Committee Chair), Jeff Jenson (Treasurer), Sharon Lambert (Membership Committee Co-Chair),  John Toumbourou (International Committee Chair), Marie-Helene Veronneau (ECPN Chair),  Tom  Dishion (Publications Committee Chair), W. Alex Mason (Liaison Membership Communications Committee) and Elizabeth Weybright (SPR Members), Nicole Denmark and Aleta Meyer (ACF), Alana Vivolo Cantor (CDC), Elizabeth Ginexi (OBSSR), Eve Reider and Wendy Weber (NCCIH), James Griffin and Karen Lee (NICHD), Bob Freeman, Mike Hilton, Ralph Hingson, Marcia Scott, and Mariela Shirley (NIAAA), Bethany Deeds and Belinda Sims (NIDA), Stephane Philogene,  Deborah Young-Hyman, Elizabeth Ginexi (OBSSR), Rachel Ballard, Dionne Godette,  Andrew Kuzmichev and Ranell Myles, (ODP), Leah Miller (ORWH),  Emily Doolitte (IES), Katherine Nassauer (MOMRP), Tamara Bavendam (NIDDKD), Jennifer Alvidrez and Dorothy Castille (NIMHHD), Ingrid Donato (SAMHSA)
Diversity Network Committee (DNC) Rhonda Boyd

(2015-2018)

Yoli Anyon, Crystal Barksdale, Tia Barnes, Cleo Caldwell, Yen Chen, David Cordova, Katrina Debnam, Kim DuMont, Elvira Elek, Nadine Finigan-Carr (ECPN rep),  Felipe Gonzalez Castro, Nancy Gonzales, Phillip Graham,  Ana Laura Herrera, Steven Kogan, Sharon Lambert, Lynn Morin, Tara Perkins, Aleksandria Perez, Anthony Porvenzano, Terrinieka Powell, Suzanne Randolph, Caryn Rodgers, David Sherrell, Paula Smith, Duane Smooth, Christina Sun, Jomella Watson-Thompson, Denise Christina Vidot, Kelley Whitaker,  Tamika Zapolski
Early Career Preventionist Network (ECPN) Marie-Helene Véronneau

(2015-2017)

Sarah Lindstrom Johnson (Chair-elect), Paula Adam, Dayna Alexander, Kathleen Anderson, Rebecca Eliseo-Arras, Courtney Baker, Elizabeth Baker, Brian Barber, Tara Bautista, Lauren Berny, Samantha Calvin, Jessica Cance, Daniela Castillo,  MeLisa Creamer, Brittany Cooper, Kelsie Cox, Melissa Cox, Gracelyn Cruden, Rick Cruz, Katrina Debnam, Eleanor Dizon, Jennifer Doty, Rebecca Eliseo-Arras, Deinera Exner-Cortens, Nadine Finigan-Carr, Diego Garcia-Huidobro, Olivier Gaudet, Emily Hennessy, Elizabeth Kim, Ashley Knapp,  Meghan McDoniel, Lourdes Molleda, Elise Pas,  Katherine Paschall, Sarah Racz, Kim Rhoades, Kelly Rulison, Valerie Shapiro, Amanda Sisselman-Borgia, JD Smith, Bin Suh, Ashwini Tiwari, Nancy Trevino-Schafer, Kai Wei, Elizabeth Weybright
Ethics Task Force Tom Dishion and Irwin Sandler (2015-2017) Catherine Bradshaw, Kenneth Dodge, Leslie Brougham Freeman, Denise Gottfredson, Phillip Graham, Bonnie Leadbeater, Sarah Lindstrom Johnson (ECPN rep), Mildred Maldonado-Molina, Anne Mauricio, Emilie Smith
Finance & Management Jeffrey Jenson

(2015-2017)

Richard Catalano (President), Leslie Leve (President-elect)
Fund Development To be updated Jeffrey Jenson (Treasurer)
International Task Force John Toumbourou (Australia)

(2016-2019) and Elizabeth Robertson, Board Liaison (US)

Brenda Miller, Co-chair (US), Kendall Bryant (US), Gregor Burkhart (Portugal), Ric Brown (US), Giovanna Campello (Austria),  Meen Chhetri (Nepal), Richard Clayton (US), William Crano (US), Rachele Donini (Italy), Diego Garcia-Huidobro, ECPN Liaison. (US), Moshe Israelashvili (Israel), Harrie Jonkman (Netherlands), Jeff Lee (UK), Hanno Petro (US), Methinin Pinyuchon (Thailand), Jeremy Segrott (UK), Zili Sloboda (US)
MAPS I, Integrating Biological and Social Factors in P.R. Diana Fishbein (2008-2011) Work completed. Michael Bardo, Tony Biglan, Thomas Dishion, Elizabeth Ginexi, Philip Fisher, Eve Moscicki, Jenae Neiderhiser, Michael Posner, Ty Ridenour, Ralph Tartar.
MAPS II, Type 2 Translational Research Richard Spoth and Luanne Rohrbach

(2008-2014) Work completed.

Richard  Catalano, Deb Gorman-Smith, Mark Greenberg, Tamara Haegerich (CDC), J. David Hawkins, Phil Leaf, Aleta Meyer (ACF), Maryann Pentz, Elizabeth Robertson (NIDA), Zili Sloboda and paper co-authors Abby Fagan and C. Hendricks Brown.
MAPS III, Cost-Benefit Analysis Kenneth Dodge and J. Max Crowley

(2013-2017 )

Steven Barnett, Kimber Bogard, Richard Clayton, Phaedra Corso, Sarah Duffy, Phillip Graham, Mark Greenberg, Ron Haskins, Laura Griner Hill, Damon Jones, Lynn Karoly, Margaret Kuklinski, Kerry Anne McGeary, Robert Plotnick.
MAPS IV, Translation Research Brian Bumbarger and Abigail  Fagan (2016-2018) Catherine Bradshaw, C. Hendricks Brown, Deborah Gorman-Smith, Deborah Walker ,Lauren Supplee, and Belinda Sims, Program Officer/Observer (NIDA)
MAP V, The Prevention Science of Context and Biology Leslie Leve and Luke Hyde  (pending) Pending
MAPS VI,  Methods for Levering Big Data in Prevention Science Stephanie Lanza and Mildred Maldonado-Molina (pending) Pending
Member Communications  Committee Jeff Temple (2016-2017) and W. Alex Mason, Board Liaison Kathleen Anderson, Brian Barber, Eleanor Dizon, MeLisa Creamer, Rebecca Eliseo-Arras, Elise Pas, Brittany Rhoades and Kelly Rulison, Amanda Sisselman-Borgia (ECPN rep. & social media staffer)
Membership Denise Gottfredson and Sharon Lambert

(2016-2017)

Paula Smith (DNC rep), Brian Barber (ECPN rep) Elizabeth Robertson, (International rep)
Nominations Stephanie Lanza

(2015-2018)

Ric Brown, Thomas Dishion, Peg Ensminger, Elizabeth Ginexi, Debra Gorman-Smith,  Phillip Graham, Craig Love, Robert Saltz, Paula Smith
Prevention Science Advocacy Abigail Gewirtz

(2016-2017)

Kathleen Anderson (ECPN rep), William Beardslee, Tony Biglan, Richard Catalano, Brittany Rhoades Cooper, Gracelyn Cruden, Ellen Gerrity, Velma Murry, Craig PoVey, Elizabeth Robertson
Prevention Science’s Role in Reducing Disparities and Promoting Equity Task Force Rhonda Boyd, Felipe Gonzalez Castro Dionne Godette (NIH/ODP),  Sharon Lambert, Jacquelyn Lloyd (NIDA), Xinzhi Zhang (NIMHD)
Publications Thomas Dishion

(2016-2018)

Deborah Gorman-Smith, Kerry Green, Sharon Lambert, John Lochman, Amy West and Catherine Bradshaw, Editor, Prevention Science.

Transparency and Openness Promotion (TOPS) Task Force (work completed):Tom Dishion, Hanno Petras, Patrick Tolan (chair) , J.D. Smith (ECPN rep) and Catherine Bradshaw, Editor,

Recognition & Honors (Awards) Mildred Maldonado-Molina

(2014-2017)

To be updated for 2016-2017.
Replication Brian Flay

Work completed.

Tony Biglan, Robert Boruch, Felipe Gonzalez Castro, Linda Collins, Sheppard Kellam, Eve Moscicki, Steven Schinke, Jeff Valentine.
Standards of Evidence-Next Generation Task Force Denise Gottfredson (2013- 2015  )

Work completed

Thomas Cook, Frances Gardner, Deborah Gorman-Smith, George Howe, Irwin Sandler and Kathryn Marie Zafft.
Strategic Planning Task Force Richard Catalano (2014-2016) Brian Bumbarger, Denise Gottfredson, Abi Gewirtz, Jessica Duncan Cance, Leslie Leve, Mildred Maldonado-Molina, Greta Massetti, Stephanie Lanza, Patrick Tolan
Training Laura Griner Hill (2016-2019) Elizabeth Baker, Sarah Chilenski, Elvira Elek (DNC), Kathy Etz, Deinera Exner-Cortens, Karl Hill, Elizabeth Kim, Stephen Kulis, Sharon Lambert, Leslie Leve, Alex Mason, Suena Massey, Keryn Pasch, Phyllis Holditch

Training Needs Assessment Taskforce: Sarah Chilenski and Keryn Pasch, co-chairs,  Brittany Cooper, Elvira Elek, Abby Fagan,  Karl Hill, Leslie Leve, Kelly Rulison, Jeremy Segrott

Knowledge Task Force: Celene Domitrovich, Tony Biglan, John Ernst, Kathy Etz, Elizabeth Robertson, Michael Mason, Zili Sloboda, Lisa Ulmer. Work completed.

The President is an ex-officio member of all committees except for Nominations Committee.


Send additions and corrections to jenniferlewis@preventionresearch.org

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