Energy Drinks: Current Knowledge and Critical Research Gaps

Supported by NIH Office of DIetary Supplements

Saturday, April 26, 2014
3:00 PM–5:00 PM


Barbara Sorkin, PhD and Paul Coates, PhD


  • Energy products in a 24/7 world: Illustrations from the research and research gaps.  David Dinges, PhD, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
  • Caffeine intake in US children and adolescents.  Namanjeet Ahluwalia, PhD, DSc, National Center for Health Statistics, CDC, Hyattsville, MD
  • Disparities in energy product use and health outcomes: Potential mediators.  Michael Grandner, PhD, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
  • Physiological, psychological, and behavioral effects of caffeine in children andadolescents.  Jennifer Temple, PhD, University of Buffalo, Buffalo, NY
  • Energy drinks mixed with alcohol: What are the risks?  Cecile Marczinski, PhD, Northern Kentucky University, Highland Heights, KY