Categories | Inventors

ATLAS & ATHENA: Athletes Training and Learning to Avoid Steroids & Athletes Targeting Healthy Exercise and Nutrition Alternatives


OHSU # 0679

Technology Overview

ATLAS (Athletes Training & Learning to Avoid Steroids) targets male adolescent athletes use of anabolic steroids, alcohol and other drugs and use of sport supplements, while improving healthy nutrition and exercise practices. ATLAS has a team-centered design, which provides a non-stigmatizing atmosphere, such that content can be gender-specific and address etiologies and risks of substance abuse unique to male adolescents.


ATHENA (Athletes Targeting Healthy Exercise & Nutrition Alternatives) is a school-based team -centered prevention program for female athletes on middle and high school sports, dance and cheer leading teams. The curriculum is eight 45-minute sessions delivered to a team and integrated into their usual sport training activities. No new class hours are required. ATHENA uses scripted lesson plans, is peer taught and coach facilitated.


Please visit for more information.



RegisteredUnited States


For more information, contact:

Trina Voss
Technology Development Manager