Current: East Tennessee State University, Student, Doctor of Public Health Area of
Study: Community and Behavioral Health
2014: East Tennessee State University, Non-Degree Area of Study: TN counseling
2007: Appalachian State University, M.A. Major Area: Counseling
1995: Appalachian State University, B.S. Major Areas: English, Secondary Education
2013-Present: Program Director, NIDA, R24 Drug Abuse Research Grant (DIDARP)
College of Public Health, East Tennessee State University
2014-Present: Therapist, In-patient crisis and alcohol and drug treatment
Crisis Stabilization Unit, Magnolia Ridge, and Willow Ridge, Frontier Health, Johnson
2002-2013: Director of Prevention Services, Federal Drug Free Communities and NC State
Western Youth Network, Boone, NC
2001-2002: Program Coordinator, Mountaineer Millennium Seven County Consortium
Federal 21st Century Community Learning Center Grant
Watauga County Schools, Boone, NC
Substance Abuse Prevention Prescription Drug Abuse Prevention and Treatment Underage Drinking Prevention Appalachian Health Outcomes
Mason Whittington Distinguished Service Award, July 9, 2007
- Source: NIDA - P.I.: Rob Pack, PhD
Title: DIDARP R24, Diversity Promoting Drug Abuse Research Project
Role on project: Project Director
Dates and costs of entire project: 06/13-3/18; $2,471,967
Specific aims of project: Formal execution of three research projects focused on
Prescription Drug Abuse/Misuse (PDA/M), related communication pathways between providers,
prescribers, and patients, and drug disposal.
- Source: Office of National Drug Control and Policy (ONDCP) and SAMSHA - P.D.: Angela
Hagaman, MA, LPCA
Title: Drug Free Communities (DFC) anti-drug coalition grant
Role on project: Program Director and Coalition Chair
Dates and costs of entire project: 10/2012-9/2017; $650,000
Specific aims of project: Full-scale implementation of evidenced based substance
abuse prevention strategies utilizing SAMHSA’s Strategic Prevention Framework (SPF)
to reduce underage drinking and prescription drug abuse in Watauga County.
- Source: NC Department of Health and Human Services - P.D.: Angela Hagaman, MA LPCA
Title: Substance Abuse Prevention and Treatment Block Grant
Role on project: Program Director for 5 NW NC Counties
Dates and costs of entire project: 3-year recurring cycle from 1992-2013; $140,000
Specific aims of project: Implement and support population level substance abuse
prevention strategies based on community needs assessment. Convene local policy makers,
agencies, and schools to develop comprehensive community-wide action plans. Report
outcomes annually for each service county: Ashe, Allegheny, Avery, Watauga, and Wilkes.
- Source: Juvenile Crime Prevention Council via NC Department of Juvenile Justice and
P.D.: Angela Hagaman, MA
Title: Youth Resource Center
Role on project: Program Director
Dates and cost of entire project: Annual application process from 7/87-7/2013; $50,000
Specific aims of project: Implement evidenced based prevention and therapeutic activities
for high risk adjudicated or indicated youth during after school and summer hours.
Utilize the Project Venture evidenced based curriculum to incorporate adventure components
in overall program design. Serve as an advocate and liaison among all involved agencies
and the client family.
- Source: NC Department of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention - P.D.: Angela
Title: Support Our Students (SOS)
Role on project: Program Director
Dates and cost of entire project: Three year competitive application process from
7/95-6/2005; $125,000 annually
Specific aims of project: Implement evidenced based prevention and tutoring services
for at-risk middle school youth during after school hours. Coordinate transportation
services for community based programs and facilitate the development of in-school
programming. Liaise between school, family, and community agencies to provide comprehensive
countywide after school programming to universal and selected youth.
- Source: U.S. Department of Education - P.D.: Bricca Sweet, Ed.D.
Title: 21st Century Community Learning Centers Grant
Role on Project: Program Coordinator
Dates and cost of entire project: 10/99 – 9/02; $2.7 million
Specific aims of project: Partner with public school systems to implement evidenced
based after school programming to low-performing and at-risk middle school youth in
7 rural counties in NW NC. Primary objective is to build protective factors that support
academic success. Impact measured annually through grades and scores on end of grade
tests. Outcomes reported provided to each Superintendent and Board Members annually.
Hagemeier, N., Tudiver, F., Brewster, S., Hagy, E.J., Hagaman, A., and Pack, R. (2015). Prescription Drug Abuse Communication: A Qualitative Analysis
of Prescriber and Pharmacist Perceptions and Behaviors. Research in Social and Administrative
Pack, RP. Hagaman, AM, Warfield*, S, Gray, JA, Tudiver, FG, Alamian, A, Hagemeier, NE, (2014). Interprofessional
Research, Training and Outreach: The ETSU Prescription Drug Abuse/Misuse Working Group.
International Journal of Health Sciences Education.
Hagemeier, N. E., F. Tudiver, S. Brewster, E. J. Hagy, B. Ratliff, A. Hagaman and R. P. Pack (2017). "Interprofessional Prescription Opioid Abuse Communication
among Prescribers and Pharmacists: A Qualitative Analysis." Substance Abuse: 00-00.
Mathis S, Hagaman A, Kirschke D, Hagemeier NE. Carter County, Tennessee: A Rural Community’s Response
to Opioid Overdose Deaths. Presented at National Rural Health Association Annual
Meeting. Minneapolis, MN; May 11-12, 2016.
Hagaman A., Foster K., Tennesseans Largely Unaware of HIV/HCV Risk but Support Best Practices
to Avoid Potential Outbreak. (Under review). Submitted to the NIDA International Forum
2018. San Diego, CA; June 8-11 2018.
Hagaman A., Gray, J. Brooks, B., Hagemeier, N., Mathis, S., Dowling K., Pack. R., Impact of an
Organized Marketing Campaign on Drug Take Back Event Outcomes in South Central Appalachia.
(Under review). Submitted to the American Public Health Association Annual Meeting
2018. San Diego, CA; November 10-14 2018.
Prestridge-Sweet, B., Hagaman, A. (2002). Grant Writing and Sustainability in Rural After School Settings. Oral Presentation
at the Beyond School Hours National Conference. New Orleans, LA.
Hagaman, A. (2009, June). Love and Logic: A Behavior Management Strategy for After School. Oral
presentation at the NC Center For After School Programs Pre-Conference Symposium.
Hagaman, A. (2010, June). The Girl's Circle Program and Outcomes. Keynote presentation at the
Appalachian Women's Fund Annual Luncheon. Blowing Rock, NC.
Hagaman, Angela. (2013, July) Tobacco: The culture of addiction and evidenced based treatment options.
CE presentation at the Al Green Addictions Institute, Appalachian State University.
Pack, R., Loyd, S., Hagaman, A., McCaffrey, A., Livesay, S. (2014, November). A local prescription for success. Panel
presentation at the First Tennessee Development District Annual Board Meeting. Gatlinburg,