PUBLICATIONS

The Leaf Online Oct. 2016: California reins in property seizure by police

Drug Policy Aliance, 2002. Bill to Allow Pharmacies to Sell Syringes Passes California Assembly

Capital Weekly, Jan 19, 2006: Personnel Profile: Glenn Backes

LATIMES Sept 20, 2011: Observations and Provocations from the (LA) TIMES’ Opinion Staff

Ella Baker Center Blog, July 7, 2011: http://ellabakercenter.org/blog/2011/07/whose-priorities

PROFILE OF GLENN AS HIV PREVENTION OUTREACH WORKER IN NYC IN 1991.

New York Times, Celia W. Duger (June 27, 1991) Crusader Amid Despair Says Farewell to Flock. Read

 RESEARCH PAPERS

Backes G., Rose V. (2010) Primary and Secondary Analysis of Local Elected Officials’ Decisions to Support or Oppose Pharmacy Sale of Syringes in California. Journal of Urban Health 87 (4): 443-560. Read.

 

Backes G, Saly M. (2007) Syringe Exchange in California: Programs, Policy & Progress. Policy brief. Center for Health Improvement. Sacramento. Read.

 

Linas, B, Coffin, PO, Backes, G, Vlahov, D. (2000) New York State pharmacists’ attitudes toward needle and syringe sales to injection drug users before implementation of syringe deregulation Journal of Urban Health  77(4):768-80. Read.

 

Clatts MC, Springer E, Davis WR, Backes G, Linwood C, Breshnahan M, Rubin S.  The Harm Reduction Model: An Alternative Approach to AIDS Outreach and Prevention for Street Youth in New York City. In Erickson PG, Riley DM, et al. (Eds.) Harm Reduction: A New Direction for Drug Policies and Programs.  Toronto:  University of Toronto Press 1997. Read.