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Archival Content: 1999-2005

HIV Prevention Among Drug Users:
A Resource Book for Community Planners & Program Managers


The Community Epidemiology Work Group

The Division of Epidemiology and Prevention Research
National Institute on Drug Abuse
5600 Fishers Lane
Rockville, MD 20857

The Community Epidemiology Work Group (CEWG), sponsored by the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) is a network of researchers from major metropolitan areas of the United States, Canada, and Mexico. The CEWG's primary objective is to provide ongoing community-level public health surveillance of drug use and abuse, through the collection and analysis of epidemiologic and ethnographic research data.

SERVICES AVAILABLE

The CEWG provides current descriptive and analytical information regarding the nature and patterns of drug abuse, emerging trends, and characteristics of vulnerable populations. For more information, contact the CEWG directly.

The HPDU Resource Book cites two recent CEWG publications:

Johnson, Bassin and Shaw, Inc. (Silver Spring, MD). Epidemiologic trends in drug abuse, volume I: highlights and executive summary. Rockville (MD): National Institute on Drug Abuse, Division of Epidemiology and Prevention Research; 1995 June. NIH Publication No. 95-3990. (NTIS ID#PB96-101449)

This CEWG document may be obtained at a cost of $21.50 by contacting:

The National Technical Information Service (NTIS)
U.S. Department of Commerce
Springfield, VA 22161
(703) 487-4660

Johnson, Bassin and Shaw, Inc. (Silver Spring, MD). Epidemiologic trends in drug abuse, volume II: community epidemiology work group, proceedings. Rockville (MD): National Institute on Drug Abuse, Division of Epidemiology and Prevention Research; 1995 June. NIH Publication No. 96-3991. This document is no longer available through NTIS.

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