Kevin Conway is a Senior Behavioral Health Scientist in our Survey Research Division. He has extensive experience identifying scientific topics in need of strategic development, capitalizing on funding initiatives, and cultivating the careers of future leaders in science and public health. Dr. Conway has authored over 70 peer-reviewed articles and book chapters focusing on the epidemiology of alcohol, tobacco, drug use including opioid use, co-occurring psychiatric disorders, and violence.
Dr. Conway draws from experience gained during a 16-year tenure at National Institute on Drug Abuse where he held several leadership positions including Deputy Director of the Division of Epidemiology, Services, and Prevention Research, the Contracting Officer’s Representative for the Population Assessment of Tobacco and Health (PATH) Study, and Science Officer for the Adolescent Cognitive Development (ABCD) Study. He is a Fellow of the American Psychopathological Association, and is the recipient of numerous awards for leadership in research, including the NIH Director’s Award of Merit, the NIDA Director’s Award of Merit, the Leveraging Collaboration Award from the FDA, and the Contracting Officer’s Representative of the Year Award from the United States Department of Health and Human Services.