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RICHARD R. (DICK) CLAYTON, PH.D.

Presentation Title: Prevention 1010, The Science Behind the Curriculum

Dick is Chair of the Scientific Advisory Board and Member of the Board of Directors of D.A.R.E. America/International. From 1970-2000 he was Professor in Sociology at University of Kentucky. From 2001-2013 he was the Good Samaritan Foundation Endowed Chair in Health Education and Promotion and helped establish College of Public Health at UK, was founding Associate Dean for Research and Chair of Department of Health Behavior. Dick was Director of the Center for Prevention Research at UK (1986-2009), the first such center funded by NIDA. Dick helped establish the Society for Prevention Research, served as 2nd President and host of first official meeting of SPR. In 2005 received the SPR Presidential Award for outstanding contributions to prevention science. Dick was author of the only required chapter in the 1st and 2nd Triennial Reports to Congress on Drug Abuse and Drug Abuse Research and chapter on prevention in the 3rd Report. Dick retired and was inducted into the UK College of Public Health Hall of Fame in 2013.

RICHARD R. (DICK) CLAYTON, PH.D.

Presentation Title:
Prevention 1010, The Science Behind the Curriculum

Dick is Chair of the Scientific Advisory Board and Member of the Board of Directors of D.A.R.E. America/International. From 1970-2000 he was Professor in Sociology at University of Kentucky. From 2001-2013 he was the Good Samaritan Foundation Endowed Chair in Health Education and Promotion and helped establish College of Public Health at UK, was founding Associate Dean for Research and Chair of Department of Health Behavior. Dick was Director of the Center for Prevention Research at UK (1986-2009), the first such center funded by NIDA. Dick helped establish the Society for Prevention Research, served as 2nd President and host of first official meeting of SPR. In 2005 received the SPR Presidential Award for outstanding contributions to prevention science. Dick was author of the only required chapter in the 1st and 2nd Triennial Reports to Congress on Drug Abuse and Drug Abuse Research and chapter on prevention in the 3rd Report. Dick retired and was inducted into the UK College of Public Health Hall of Fame in 2013.

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