Yearly Archives: 2003

November 23, 2003

Eugene Researcher to Study Girls in Foster Care

by The Register-Guard Staff Through a federal grant, a team will help them learn to solve problems A Eugene psychological researcher won a federal grant Friday for a study aimed at how to help girls about to enter middle school who also face potential obstacles. Patti Chamberlain, who works at the Eugene-based Oregon Social Learning […]

July 13, 2003

The Hidden Victims of Crime

by Lisa Rosetta of The Bend Bulletin Kristy Stein remembers watching her parents hover over lines of cocaine as a child. When she was 12 years old, she joined them. By 17, Stein had run away from home, shoplifted and gotten pregnant twice – the first resulted in a miscarriage, the second, the birth of […]

June 20, 2003

Kudos

by The Register-Guard Staff The Society of Prevention Research recognized the following Oregon Social Learning Center research scientists: John Reid and Gerald Patterson received the SPR Presidential Award for their contributions to the development of behavioral parent training; Charles Martinez Jr. received the Community, Culture and Prevention Science Award for his contribution to the field […]

June 7, 2003

Local Firms’ Grants Total $55 Million

by Register-Guard Staff Lane County companies and agencies pulled in just over $55 million in grants from the National Institutes of Health in the latest federal fiscal year, a sign of the vibrancy of the county’s medical research, education and bioscience industries, officials said Friday. Lane County ventures comprised nine of the top 25 Oregon […]