Atika Khurana, University of Oregon (image) University of Oregon Share Print E-Mail Caption Atika Khurana of the University of Oregon has been exploring the behaviors of young people in an at-risk urban population. Her latest National Institutes of Health-funded study found adolescents who have strong working memory are better equipped to control and curb their early experiments with drugs. Credit University of Oregon Usage Restrictions None Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.