UNE Research Team presents at American Public Health Association's 141st Annual Meeting

November 11, 2013

Behavioral research on Add Verb Productions’ You the Man was selected by the Family Violence Prevention Caucus and the APHA Committee on Women's Rights for two different poster sessions on dating violence, sexual assault and bystander engagement in violence prevention.

Additionally the Committee on Women's Rights selected the team's work on Add Verb’s production The Thin Line for an oral presentation.

The longitudinal studies, now in their fourth year, and have been the work of Nancy Shore, Ph.D., M.S.W., M.P.H., associate professor in the School of Social Work; Peter Herrick, M.S.Ed, assistant director of Sponsored Programs; Cathy Plourde, M.A., program director of Theater and Social Change, Add Verb Productions; Gary Cattabriga, director of Analytics; and Allison Morrill, J.D., Ph.D., Healthy Maine Partnerships Evaluation in the School of Community and Population Health; with student participation from School of Social Work students Lilia Bottino ‘14, Elisa Orme ‘13, and Carin Stromgren ‘13.