Research & Publications
Dr. Camenga's research focuses on studying adolescent and young adult substance use prevention and treatment.
Specialized Terms: Tobacco cessation; Youth substance use
Extensive Research Description
Dr. Camenga’s research focuses on reducing the morbidity and mortality associated with adolescent substance use and abuse. Specifically, her work focuses on improving the identification and treatment of drug and tobacco use; understanding adolescent nicotine dependence and its co-occurrence with substance use; and improving our understanding of emerging tobacco products, such as e-cigarettes . She also is interested in developing and evaluating novel technology-enhanced interventions to reduce drug use in both adolescents and young adults.
Adolescent Behavior; Emergency Medicine; Health Services Research; Opioid-Related Disorders; Tobacco Use Disorder
Public Health Interests
Substance Use, Addiction