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Cheryl L. Perry, Ph.D.
Cheryl L. Perry, Ph.D., is a Professor in the Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, at the University of Minnesota. Dr. Perry began her career as a junior high and high school teacher, and junior high school vice-principal, in Sacramento and Davis, California. She received her Ph.D. from Stanford University and joined the faculty at the University of Minnesota in 1980.

She has published over 180 articles in the peer-reviewed literature on health promotion and prevention programs with children and adolescents. Her primary research projects have included the Stanford Heart Disease Prevention Program, the Minnesota Heart Health Program, the Minnesota Smoking Prevention Program, the Child and Adolescent Trial for Cardiovascular Health (CATCH), Project Northland, 5 A Day Power Plus, and D.A.R.E. Plus. She was the senior scientific editor of the 1994 Surgeon General's Report on Preventing Tobacco Use among Young People and currently serves as principal investigator of several community-wide health behavior research projects concerning eating patterns, tobacco and alcohol use, and violence among children and adolescents. She served as an Expert Witness for the State of Minnesota in the 1998 landmark trial against the tobacco industry. Her recently published book is entitled Creating Health Behavior Change: How to Develop Community-Wide Programs for Youth (Sage Publications, July 1999).

Books:

Model Smoking Prevention Program and Ascent Program On Demand (3 Year)
MSPP and ASCENT Program
Three Year Electronic Subscription

Power Lines Curriculum 2ND Edition Project Northland
An Eigth Grade Alcohol-Use Prevention Curriculum
Manual with CD Rom and Audio CD

Amazing Alternatives Curriculum 2nd Edition Project Northland
A Seventh Grade Alcohol-Use Prevention Curriculum
Manual, CD-ROM, Audio CD, 2 Posters 22 x 34

Program Guide Curriculum Project Northland
For Effective Alcohol-Use Prevention in Schools and Communities
Manual, CD-ROM and DVD

Slick Tracy Curriculum 2nd Edition Project Northland
A Sixth Grade Alcohol-Use Prevention Curriculum
Curriculum includes Teachers Manual with CD-ROM, 30 Sets of 4 Comicbooks and Poster

Slick Tracy Classroom Set Revised
Project Northland Alcohol Use Prevention
Classroom Set includes, 30 Sets of Comic Books and 1 Poster

Spanish Slick Tracy Classroom Set
Project Northland, Alcohol Use Prevention Program
Classroom Set Includes, 30 Sets of 4 Spanish Comic Books and 1 English Poster

Class Action Implementation Collection 2nd Edition
A High School Alcohol Use Prevention Curriculum
Complete Class Action Curriculum

Class Action Audio Album of 8 CD's 2nd Edition
Album containing 8 Audio CD's