Jon Agley

Evaluation Specialist
Applied Health Science

Assistant Research Scientist
School of Public Health-Bloomington

jagley@indiana.edu
(812) 855-3123
501 N. Morton St., Suite 110

Education
  • Indiana University Bloomington, Ph.D. in Health Behavior, 2011
  • Indiana University Bloomington, M.P.H. in Public Health, 2005
Courses
  • H318 - Drug Use in American Society
Background
  • Evaluator, Indiana University, Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI)’s Screening, Brief Intervention, and Referral to Treatment (SBIRT) for Medical Professionals grant, 2013-Present. Funded by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration.

  • Evaluation Director, State of Indiana's Screening, Brief Intervention, and Referral to Treatment grant (INSBIRT), 2011-Present. Funded by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration.
  • Evaluator, Indiana University School of Medicine's Screening, Brief Intervention, and Referral to Treatment (SBIRT) in Medical Residency grant, 2010-Present. Funded by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration.
  • Evaluator, Community Oriented Policing Services Grant (Washington, IN), 2009-2011.
  • Grant: Development of an alcohol and Drug Brief Screening and Intervention for Athletes. Ruth Gassman (PI), Agley, J (Co-Investigator). Funded by the School of Health, Physical Education, and Recreation.
  • Grant: Catalyst for Cross-disciplinary Research: Health Risk Behavior and Outcomes Survery. Ruth Gassman (PI), Middlestat, S.E., Johnston, J.D., Van Puymbroeck, M., YoussefAgha, A. & Agley, J. Funded by the School of Health, Physical Education, and Recreation, Faculty Research Support Program.
  • Evaluator, Americorps Improving Health Throughout Indiana (AIHTI), 2007.
Selected Publications

Agley, J., Gassman, R., YoussefAgha, A., Jun, M.K., Torabi, M., & Jayawardene, W. (Accepted). Examining sequences of adolescent substance use initiation involving over-the-counter (OTC) drug abuse. Journal of Child & Adolescent Substance Abuse.

Townsend, J.A., Hsieh, P-C., Van Puymbroeck, M., Jounston, J.D., Gassman, R., Agley, J., et al. (2013). Sense of coherence, perceived stress and health related quality of life in college students. The Illuminare, 11(1).

Agley, J., Gassman, R.A., Crabb, D., Babcock, D., Bartholomew, J., et al. (2012). Exploring medical residents' likelihood to perform screening, brief intervention, and referral to treatment (SBIRT) behaviors 30 days after a face-to-face SPIRT training. Journal of Community Medicine and Health Education. 2(10).

Agley, J., Walker, B.B., & Gassman, R. (2012). Adaptation of alcohol and drug screening, brief intervention and referral to treatment (SBIRT) to a department of intercollegiate athletics: The COMPASS Project. Health Education Journal, Online First.

Agley, J., Gassman, R., Kolbe, L., Seo, D-C., & Torabi, M. (2012). Do sociodemographic factors, smoking status, and beliefs about the health of others predict attitudes toward smoke-free air policies in various settings? Korean Journal of Health Education and Promotion, 29(3), 91-101.

Marker-Hoffman, R.L., Johnston, J.D., Agley, J., Gassman, R., Middlestadt, S.E., & Puymbroeck, M.V. (2011). Walking and body mass index patterns in a college student population. Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise, 43(5), 793. [Research Abstract]

Gassman, R.A., Agley, J., Johnson, J.D., Middlestadt, S.E., Van Puymbroeck, M., and YoussefAgha, A. (2012). Catalyzing trans-disciplinary studies in public health: A college health survey and data platform. Health Promotion Practice, 13(1), 90-97.[1]

Agley, J., Agley, D.L., Gassman, R.A., and Jun, M.K. (2010). Sleep, stress, and cigarette smoking among college students. The Health Education Monograph Series, 27(1), 1-8.

Agley, J., Samuel, S., & Nowicke, C. (2009). Methamphetamine and club drug use among Indiana students in grades 6-12. The Journal of Korean Society for School Health Education, 10(2), 55-68.

Agley, J., & Gassman, R. (2008). A state-based model of prevention: Indiana's example. Health Promotion Practice, 9(2), 199-204.[2]

Seo, D-C., Nehl, E., Agley, J., & Ma, S-M. (2007). Relationships between physical activity and behavioral and perceptual correlates among Midwestern college students. Journal of American College Health, 56(2), 187-197.

Publications in Progress or Submitted

Agley, J., Gassman, R., Kolbe, L., Seo, D-C., & Torabi, M. (In Progress). Do attitudes or behavioral intentions toward smoke-free air policies differ by setting?

Agley, J., Gassman, R., Kolbe, L., Seo, D-C., & Torabi, M. (In Progress). Do sociodemographic factors, beliefs about the health of others, and attitudes toward smoke-free air policies predict behavioral intentions toward smoke-free air policies?

Johnston, J.D., Marker-Hoffman, R.L., Thosar, S.S., Agley, J., Gassman, R., Middlestadt, S., et al. (Submitted) Physical activity and sedentary behavior patterns across the college years. Preventive Medicine.

Jun, M.K., Huang, C., Gassman, R.A., & Agley, J. (Submitted). College binge drinking and social norms: Using statistics to inform interventions. Health Education Research.

Agley, J., Gassman, R., Vannerson, J., & Crabb, D.W. (Submitted). If a patient is screened and no one documents it, has a patient been screened? Methodological issues for SBIRT in primary care. Public Health.

Recent Presentations

Agley, J., Goldsworthy, R., Babcock, D., Bartholomew, J., Crabb, D., DeSalle, M., et al. (2013, November). Toward integrated care: How brief screening tools can help identify and address alcohol use and depression comorbidity. Oral presentation at the 141st APHA Annual Meeting, Boston, Massachusetts.

Agley, J., Goldsworthy, R., Gassman, R., Bartholomew, J., Crabb, D., & Vannerson, J. (2012, October). When less is more: Optimizing SBIRT/MI training for primary care medical residents. Poster presentation at the 140th APHA Annual Meeting, San Francisco, California.

Agley, J., & Brown, C. (2012, October). SBIRT Process Evaluation. Oral presentation at SAMHSA's 2012 Annual SBIRT Grantee Meeting, Bethesda, Maryland.[3]

Agley, J., & Gassman, R. (2012, September). What is Screening, Brief Intervention, and Referral to Treatment? Oral presentation at the 2012 Indiana Annual Recovery Month Symposium (IN ARMS), Indianapolis, Indiana.

Agley, J., & Gassman, R. (2012, August). Screening, Brief Intervention, and Referral to Treatment: A paradigm shift. Oral presentation at the 2012 National Association of Alcoholism and Drug Abuse Counselors (NAADAC) National Conference, Indianapolis, Indiana.

McIntire, R., Agley, J., Gassman, R., Wolf, J., & Tidd, D. (2012, June). Integrating screening, brief intervention, and referral to treatment (SBIRT) services for substance use in Indiana health centers. Poster presentation at the Indiana Rural Health Association's 15th Annual Conference, Indianapolis, Indiana.

Vannerson, J., Gassman, R., Goldsworthy, R., Bartholomew, J., Leary, A., Agley, J., et al. (2011, October). We Ask Everyone: Design and Implementation of an SBIRT Initiative in a Community-Based Primary Care Teaching Clinic. Oral presentation at the 139th APHA Annual Meeting, Washington, D.C.

Gassman, R., & Agley, J. (2011, October). What is Screening, Brief Intervention, and Referral to Treatment? (Revised). Oral presentation at Indiana Problem Gambling Awareness Program's "Women, Trauma, Problem Gambling, and Substance Abuse Treatment" training, Indianapolis, Indiana.

Gassman, R., & Agley, J.(2011, September). What is Screening, Brief Intervention, and Referral to Treatment? Oral presentation at the 2011 Indiana Annual Recovery Month Symposium (IN ARMS), Indianapolis, Indiana.

Middlestadt, S.E., Johnston, J.D., Van Puymbroeck, M., YoussefAgha, A., Gassman, R.A., & Agley, J. (2010, October). The role of self-efficacy and the environment in encouraging undergraduates to eat breakfast every day. Poster presented at the 138th APHA Annual Meeting, Denver, Colorado.

Johnston, J., Thosar, S., Agley, J., Gassman, R., Middlestadt, S.E., Van Puymbroeck, M., & YoussefAgha, A. (2010, October). Physical Activity and Sedentary Patterns during College Transition Years. Poster presented at the 138th APHA Annual Meeting, Denver, Colorado.