News and Press Releases Archive
|A Long-Lost Data Trove Uncovers California’s Sterilization Program||
Professor Alexandra Stern's research on forced sterilization was featured recently in The Atlantic. Professor Stern directs our Reproductive Justice Faculty Program.
|Nonmedical Use of Prescription Opioids and Heroin Use Among Adolescents Involved in Competitive Sports||
New research from IRWG researchers "confirms that athletes in certain high contact sports are at a greater risk of misusing opioids."
|Be a Victor for Gender Research||
Research funded by donations to IRWG illuminates the lived experience of women and the workings of gender inequality throughout society and the world.
|Scientists call on California to provide reparations to forced sterilization victims||
California should consider offering reparations to more than 800 survivors of the state's 20,000 forced sterilizations that took place between 1919 and 1952, say University of Michigan researchers.
|Trajectories of NonMedical Prescription Drug Misuse||
NIH/NIDA study led by Sean Esteban McCabe to assess the individual patterns and trajectories of medical and nonmedical use of four classes of prescription medications (i.e., opioids, sedatives, stimulants, tranquilizers) from adolescence to adulthood and the development of substance use disorders and other long-term adverse consequences in adulthood.
|Longitudinal Changes in Recovery from Drug Use Disorders: A National Study||
Three year NIH/NIDA study led by Sean Esteban McCabe to examine the course of drug use disorders along with longitudinal changes in recovery, rates and correlates of relapse and full remission.
|E-Cigarette Use and Longitudinal Changes in Cigarette Smoking and Health||
Sean Esteban McCabe's NIH study examining the relationships among e-cigarette use, traditional cigarette smoking, other tobacco use, other substance use behaviors and health problems from adolescence to young adulthood.
|Research Development at IRWG||
IRWG staff: finding, applying for, and securing federal and foundation research funding for UM faculty
|2015-16 Visiting Scholars: Olena Strelnyk and Ji Liu||
2015-16 Visiting Scholars share their experiences at UM
|Graduate Student Spotlight: Verónica Caridad Rabelo||
Boyd/Williams Grant recipient, Verónica Caridad Rabelo, updates on dissertation progress