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Janet Williams, MD, FAAP, and Sharon Levy, MD, FAAP
Teens and Drug Use
Janet Williams, MD, FAAP,chair of AAP Committee on Substance Abuse and Sharon Levy, MD, FAAP, member of AAP Committee on Substance Abuse, come on the show to give parents some very practical advice on the increase in teens who use marijuana, and how to talk to your kids about pot and other drugs.
Sharon Levy, MD, MPH is a Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrician and an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at Harvard Medical School. She is the Director of the Adolescent Substance Abuse Program at Children's Hospital Boston. She does behavioral research and has published extensively on outpatient treatment of Substance use disorders in teens. She is also the mother of three children aged 12, 9 and 3.
Dr. Janet Williams is a tenured Professor of Pediatrics at the University of Texas Health Science Center in San Antonio, TX, and serves as the current Chair of the American Academy of Pediatrics' Committee on Substance Abuse.
Melanie Cole, M.S.
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