ResearchProjects

Drug Use Among Nightclub and Dance Festival Attendees in New York City
Funded by: National Institute on Drug Abuse
Project dates: September 2018 - May 2021
Principal Investigator: Palamar, Joseph
PROJECT DESCRIPTION

This study will examine the prevalence of drug use, risk factors for use, and self-reported adverse outcomes associated with use, among nightclub and dance festival attendees. In addition, hair testing will be conducted to determine unintentional use of new psychoactive substances which may be adulterants in drugs such as ecstasy (MDMA, Molly).

Abstract on NIH RePORTER
Related Publications
Griffin M, Callander D, Duncan DT, Palamar JJ (2019).
Differential risk for drug use by sexual minority status among electronic dance music party attendees in New York City
Substance Use and Misuse [Epub 2019 Sep 17]. doi: 10.1080/10826084.2019.1662811.

Palamar JJ, Le A, Acosta P, Cleland CM (2019).
Consistency of self-reported drug use among electronic dance music party attendees
Drug and Alcohol Review [Epub 2019 Sep 15]. doi: 10.1111/dar.12982.

Palamar JJ, Acosta P, Cleland CM (2019).
The influence of viewing a headline about ecstasy/Molly adulteration on future intentions to use
Journal of Substance Use [Epub 2019 Sep 12]. doi: 10.1080/14659891.2019.1664660.

Palamar JJ, Le A (2019).
Underreporting of drug use on a survey of electronic dance music party attendees
Addiction Research and Theory [Epub 2019 Aug 20]. doi: 10.1080/16066359.2019.1653860.

Palamar JJ, Le A, Acosta P (2019).
Posting, texting, and related social risk behavior while high
Substance Abuse [Epub 2019 Aug 5]. doi: 10.1080/08897077.2019.1635966.

Palamar JJ, Acosta P, Le A, Cleland CM, Nelson LS (2019).
Adverse drug-related effects among electronic dance music party attendees
International Journal of Drug Policy, 73, 81-87. doi: 10.1016/j.drugpo.2019.07.005.

Palamar JJ (2019).
Use of “Lean” among electronic dance music party attendees
American Journal on Addictions, 28 (5), 347-352. doi: 10.1111/ajad.12897.

Palamar JJ, Acosta P, Cleland CM (2019).
Planned and unplanned drug use during a night out at an electronic dance music party
Substance Use and Misuse, 54 (6), 885-893. doi: 10.1080/10826084.2018.1529186. PMCID: PMC6476644.