Center for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine

Center for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine Publications


Acceptability and uptake of HIV self-testing in emergency care settings: A systematic review and meta-analysis

Aluisio AR, Lim RK, Tang OY, Sugut S, Kinuthia J, Bosire R, Guthrie KM, Katz DA, Farquhar C, Mello MJ

Academic Emergency Medicine

Validating the Psychosocial Functioning during COVID-19 Questionnaire among a Sample of Informal Caregivers

Arnold T, Kunicki ZJ, Rogers BG, Haubrick KK, Klasko-Foster L, Norris AL, Drohan MM, Greaney ML, Cohen SA

Gerontology and Geriatric Medicine

Refining the marijuana purchase task: Using qualitative methods to inform measure development

Aston ER, Metrik J, Rosen RK, Swift R, MacKillop J

Experimental and Clinical Psychopharmacology

"A Woman in A Man's World": A Pilot Qualitative Study of Challenges Faced by Women Veterans During and After Deployment

Brown EK, Guthrie KM, Stange M, Creech S

Journal of Trauma and Dissociation

A Brief Training Program to Support the Use of a Digital Pill System for Medication Adherence: Pilot Descriptive Study

Chai PR, Bustamante MJ, Goodman G, Mohamed Y, Najarro J, Sullivan MC, Castillo-Mancilla J, Coyle RP, Mayer KH, Rosen RK, et al

JMIR Formative Research

Design and Delivery of Real-Time Adherence Data to Men Who Have Sex with Men Using Antiretroviral Pre-exposure Prophylaxis via an Ingestible Electronic Sensor

Chai PR, Goodman G, Bustamante M, Mendez L, Mohamed Y, Mayer KH, Boyer EW, Rosen RK, O’Cleirigh C

AIDS and Behavior

Personalized feedback improves cardiovascular risk perception and physical activity levels in persons with HIV: results of a pilot randomized clinical trial

Cioe PA, Merrill JE, Gordon REF, Guthrie KM, Freiberg M, Williams DM, Risica PM, Kahler CW


Reactions to the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force guidelines for the management of adolescent obesity: A multi-informant qualitative approach

Darling KE, Warnick J, Hadley W, Guthrie K, Jelalian E

Clinical Obesity

Complementary and integrative health approaches to manage chronic pain in U.S. military populations: Results from a systematic review and meta-analysis, 1985-2019

Donahue ML, Dunne EM, Gathright EC, DeCosta J, Balletto BL, Jamison RN, Carey MP, Scott-Sheldon LAJ

Psychological Services

A Concept Mapping Study to Understand Multilevel Resilience Resources Among African American/Black Adults Living with HIV in the Southern United States

Dulin AJ, Earnshaw VA, Dale SK, Carey MP, Fava JL, Wilson-Barthes M, Mugavero MJ, Dougherty-Sheff S, Johnson B, Napravnik S, Howe CJ

AIDS and Behavior

Daily Instrumental and Affective Attitudes About Exercise: An Ecological Momentary Assessment Study

Emerson JA, Dunsiger S, Lee HH, Kahler CW, Bock B, Williams DM

Annals of Behavioral Medicine

Perceived Pain and Smoking Interrelations and Expectancies Are Associated With Pain and Smoking Cessation in Individuals With Mobility Impairments

Endrighi R, Rueras N, Dunsiger SI, Borrelli B

Nicotine and Tobacco Research

Differences in cognitive task performance, reinforcement enhancement, and nicotine dependence between menthol and non-menthol cigarette smokers

Jao NC, Levin ED, Simon MA, Hitsman B

Nicotine and Tobacco Research

Protocol for a quasi-experimental, 950 county study examining implementation outcomes and mechanisms of Stepping Up, a national policy effort to improve mental health and substance use services for justice-involved individuals

Johnson JE, Viglione J, Ramezani N, Cuellar AE, Hailemariam M, Rosen R, Breno A, Taxman FS

Implementation Science

Feasibility and Cost of Using Instagram to Recruit Adolescents to a Remote Intervention

Kutok ER, Doria N, Dunsiger S, Patena JV, Nugent NR, Riese A, Rosen RK, Ranney ML

Journal of Adolescent Health

Behavioral weight loss in emerging adults: Design and rationale for the Richmond Emerging Adults Choosing Health (REACH) randomized clinical trial

LaRose JG, Leahey TM, Lanoye A, Bean MK, Tate DF, Fava JL, Evans RK, Wickham E 3rd, Henderson MM, Hatley K, Diamond M

Contemporary Clinical Trials

Derivation of the first clinical diagnostic models for dehydration severity in patients over five years with acute diarrhea

Levine AC, Barry MA, Gainey M, Nasrin S, Qu K, Schmid CH, Nelson EJ, Garbern SC, Monjory M, Rosen R, Alam NH

PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases

Intersections between Young Women's Racial/Ethnic Identities and Sexual Orientation on Rates of Sexual Violence and Substance Use

Norris A, Rich C, Kaplan C, Krieger N, Carey KB, Carey MP

Psychology and Sexuality

Partner Type and Young Women's Sexual Behavior: A Qualitative Inquiry

Norris AL, Carey KB, Guthrie KM, Rich CM, Krieger NH, Kaplan C, Carey MP

Archives of Sexual Behavior

Sexual Revictimization in College Women: Mediational Analyses Testing Hypothesized Mechanisms for Sexual Coercion and Sexual Assault

Norris AL, Carey KB, Shepardson RL, Carey MP

Journal of Interpersonal Violence

A systematic review of childhood maltreatment and DNA methylation: candidate gene and epigenome-wide approaches

Parade SH, Huffhines L, Daniels TE, Stroud LR, Nugent NR, Tyrka AR

Translational Psychiatry

Multilevel resilience resources and cardiovascular disease in the United States: A systematic review and meta-analysis

Park JW, Mealy R, Saldanha IJ, Loucks EB, Needham BL, Sims M, Fava JL, Dulin AJ, Howe CJ

Health Psychology

The Role of Implementation Science in Reducing Sexual and Gender Minority Mental Health Disparities

Perry NS, Elwy AR

LGBT Health

Safety, acceptability, and pharmacokinetics of a monoclonal antibody- based vaginal multipurpose prevention film (MB66): A Phase I randomized trial

Politch JA, Cu-Uvin S, Moench TR, Tashima KT, Marathe JG, Guthrie KM, Cabral H, Nyhuis T, Brennan M, Zeitlin L, Spiegel H, Mayer KH, Whaley KJ, Anderson DJ

PLoS Medicine

Arrhythmia Risk During the 2016 US Presidential Election: The Cost of Stressful Politics

Rosman L, Salmoirago-Blotcher E, Mahmood R, Yang H, Li Q, Mazzella AJ, Klein JL, Bumgarner J, Gehi A

Journal of the American Heart Association

A treatment in search of a disease? Challenges in mindfulness research and practice

Salmoirago-Blotcher E

Explore (NY)

Peer support for opioid use disorders: Feasibility and acceptability of a moderated text-based group chat application

Scherzer CR, Ranney ML, Patena J, Jennings E, Langdon KJ, Beaudoin FL

Journal of Addiction Research and Therapy

Women's participation in stress management interventions for chronic heart failure: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials

Scott-Sheldon LAJ, Gathright EC, Salmoirago-Blotcher E, Wu WC

Psychology, Health, and Medicine

Positive Psychotherapy Improves Cardiac Electrical Stability and Mood in ICD Patients: PAM-ICD Trial Results

Serber ER, Christon LM, Fava JL, Verrier RL, Nearing BD, Buxton AE, Gold MR, Rodrigue JR, Frisch MB

Psychosomatic Medicine

Variations in Electronic Nicotine Delivery System (ENDS) device types and association with cigarette quit attempts

Sharma E, Yang DH, Stroud LR

Preventive Medicine

NICU-Specific Stress Following Traumatic Childbirth and Its Relationship With Posttraumatic Stress

Sharp M, Huber N, Ward LG, Dolbier C

Journal of Perinatal and Neonatal Nursing

A qualitative examination of drinking patterns among community college students

Thind H, Rosen RK, Barnett NP, Walaska K, Traficante R, Bock BC

Journal of American College Health

Teens' perspectives on yoga as a treatment for stress and depression

Uebelacker LA, Wolff JC, Guo J, Feltus S, Caviness CM, Tremont G, Conte K, Rosen RK, Yen S

Complementary Therapies in Medicine

Randomized Trial Examining the Effect of a 12-wk Exercise Program on Hedonic Eating

Unick JL, Dunsiger SI, Leblond T, Hahn K, Thomas JG, Abrantes AM, Stroud LR, Wing RR

Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise

Characterizing the Symptoms of Patients with Persistent Post-Treatment Lyme Symptoms: A Survey of Patients at a Lyme Disease Clinic in Rhode Island

Vargas SE, McCarthy M, Boudreau M, Canfield D, Reece R, Flanigan T

Rhode Island Medical Journal (2013)

Associations of Job Strain, Stressful Life Events, and Social Strain With Coronary Heart Disease in the Women's Health Initiative Observational Study

Wang C, Le-Scherban F, Taylor J, Salmoirago-Blotcher E, Allison M, Gefen D, Robinson L, Michael YL

Journal of the American Heart Association


A Brief Transdiagnostic Pandemic Mental Health Maintenance Intervention

Arnold T, Rogers B, Norris AL, Scherr AS, Haubrick K, Renna ME, Sun S, Danforth MM, Chu CT, Silva ES, Whiteley LB, Pinkston M

Counselling Psychology Quarterly

Design and Rationale for a Randomized Trial of a Theory- and Technology- enhanced Physical Activity Intervention for Latinas: The Seamos Activas II Study

Benitez TJ, Dunsiger SI, Pekmezi DJ, Larsen BA, Mendoza-Vasconez AS, Linke SE, Bock BC, Gans KM, Hartman SJ, Marcus BH

Contemporary Clinical Trials

Factors Associated with Lack of HIV Testing among Latino Immigrant and Black Patients at 4 Geographically and Demographically Diverse Emergency Departments

Bennett CL, Marks SJ, Liu T, Clark MA, Carey MP, Merchant RC

Journal of the International Association of Providers of AIDS Care

The Association Between African American Parent-Child Sex Communication and Adolescent Condomless Sex

Bonafide KE, Vanable PA, Carey MP

AIDS and Behavior

A survey of syphilis knowledge among medical providers and students in Rhode Island

Bonnewell J, Magaziner S, Fava JL, Montgomery MC, Almonte A, Carey M, Chan PA

SAGE Open Medicine

Preconception Marijuana Use in Rhode Island: Rates, Demographics, and Psychosocial Correlates

Bromwich KA, Sokol NA, McCallum M, Nguyen C, Werner EF, Matteson KA, Vergara-Lopez C, Stroud L

Rhode Island Medical Journal (2013)

Maternal History of Adverse Childhood Experiences and Ambulatory Blood Pressure in Pregnancy

Bublitz MH, Ward LG, Simoes M, Stroud LR, Salameh M, Bourjeily G

Psychosomatic Medicine

I feel like a person has a right to use a product to protect themselves...': A Qualitative Study of the Risk-Benefit Calculus on Women's Contraceptive Use and Choice

Carbone SL, Guillen M, Ramirez JJ, Vargas SE, Lu CF, Getz ML, Frimpong Y, Smith KA, Stout C, Tong I, Hill M, Berry RE, Harrison A, Guthrie KM

Sexual Health

Telephone-Delivered Mindfulness Training to Promote Medication Adherence and Reduce Sexual Risk Behavior Among Persons Living with HIV: An Exploratory Clinical Trial

Carey MP, Dunne EM, Norris A, Dunsiger S, Rich C, Rosen RK, Chan P, Salmoirago-Blotcher E

AIDS and Behavior

A Brief Clinic-Based Intervention to Reduce Alcohol Misuse and Sexual Risk Behavior in Young Women: Results from an Exploratory Clinical Trial

Carey MP, Rich C, Norris AL, Krieger N, Gavarkovs AG, Kaplan C, Guthrie KM, Carey KB

Archives of Sexual Behavior

Implementation, Feasibility, and Acceptability of Quality-of-life Therapy to Improve Positive Emotions among Patients with Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillators

Carroll AJ, Christon LM, Rodrigue JR, Fava JL, Frisch MB, Serber ER

Journal of Behavioral Medicine

Smokers with Children with Asthma: Parental Perceptions about Prototype Intervention Messages Focused on Reducing Child Tobacco Exposure and Use

Clawson AH, McQuaid EL, Dunsiger S, Borrelli B

Journal of Child Health Care

Tai Chi for Heart Attack Survivors: Qualitative Insights

Conboy L, Krol J, Tomas J, Yeh GY, Wayne P, Salmoirago-Blotcher E

BMJ Supportive and Palliative Care

Telephone-delivered Behavioral Health Interventions for People Living with HIV: Patients' Perspectives from a Qualitative Study

Dunne EM, Rosen RK, Rich C, Norris AL, Salmoirago-Blotcher E, Carey MP


Rationale, Design and Study Protocol of the 'Strong Families Start at Home' Feasibility Trial to Improve the Diet Quality of Low-income, Ethnically Diverse Children by Helping Parents Improve Their Feeding and Food preparation practices

Fox K, Gans K, McCurdy K, Risica PM, Jennings E, Gorin A, Papandonatos GD, Tovar A

Contemporary Clinical Trials Communications

Using Social Media to Recruit Youth Who Use Electronic Cigarettes

Garey L, Japuntich SJ, Nelson KM, Scott-Sheldon LAJ

American Journal of Health Behavior

Important Personal Values of Veterans Enrolled in Home-Based Cardiac Rehabilitation

Gathright EC, Scott-Sheldon LAJ, Ursillo J, Medbury E, Wu WC

Rhode Island Medical Journal (2013)

Electronic Cigarette Use among Heart Failure Patients: Findings from the Population Assessment of Tobacco and Health Study (Wave 1: 2013-2014)

Gathright EC, Wu WC, Scott-Sheldon LAJ

Heart and Lung

Care Transition Decisions After a Fall-related Emergency Department Visit: A Qualitative Study of Patients' and Caregivers' Experiences

Gettel CJ, Hayes K, Shield RR, Guthrie KM, Goldberg EM

Academic Emergency Medicine

The Role of Volume in the Perceptibility of Topical Vaginal Formulations: User Sensory Perceptions and Experiences of Heterosexual Couples During Vaginal Sex

Guthrie KM, Fava JL, Vargas SE, Rosen RK, Shaw JG, Kojic EM, Ham AS, Rohan LC, Katz D, Panameno A, Colleran C, Friend DF, Buckheit KW, Buckheit RW Jr

AIDS Research and Human Retroviruses

A Tribute to the Mind, Methodology and Mentoring of Wayne Velicer

Harlow LL, Aiken L, Blankson AN, Boodoo GM, Brick LAD, Collins LM, Cumming G, Fava JL, et al

Multivariate Behavioral Research

Modifiable Lifestyle Factors in Women with Takotsubo syndrome: A Case-control Study

Harris KM, Rosman L, Burg MM, Salmoirago-Blotcher E

Heart and Lung

The Relation of Optimism to Relative Telomere Length in Older Men and Women

Kim ES, Tindle HA, Kubzansky LD, Liu S, Duncan MS, Manson JE, Springfield S, Salmoirago-Blotcher E, Shadyab AH, Liu B, Grodstein F, De Vivo I

Psychosomatic Medicine

Mediators of Physical Activity Adoption and Maintenance among Breast Cancer Survivors

Kindred MM, Pinto BM, Dunsiger SI

Journal of Behavioral Medicine

Using Motivational Interviewing to Enhance Emerging Adults' Engagement in Weight Loss: The Live Well RVA Pilot Randomized Clinical Trial

LaRose JG, Gorin AA, Fava JL, Bean MK, Lanoye A, Robinson E, Carey K

Obesity Science and Practice

A Systematic Review of Stigma in Sexual and Gender Minority Health Interventions

Layland EK, Carter JA, Perry NS, Cienfuegos-Szalay J, Nelson KM, Bonner CP, Rendina HJ

Translational Behavioral Medicine

Age Moderates the Effect of Self- Paced Exercise on Exercise Adherence among Overweight Adults

Lee HH, Dunsiger S, Connell Bohlen L, Boyle HK, Emerson JA, Williams DM

Journal of Aging and Health

Association of Dietary Magnesium Intake with Fatal Coronary Heart Disease and Sudden Cardiac Death

Li J, Hovey KM, Andrews CA, Quddus A, Allison MA, Van Horn L, Martin LW, Salmoirago-Blotcher E, Song Y, Manson JE, Albert CM, Lu B, Eaton CB

Journal of Women’s Health (Larchmont)

Lessons Learned from a Rhode Island Academic Out-Patient Lyme and Tick-Borne Disease Clinic

McCarthy ML, Reece R, Vargas SE, Johnson J, Adelson-Mitty J, Flanigan T

Rhode Island Medical Journal (2013)

Trauma, Power, and Intimate Relationships Among Women in Prison

McCauley HL, Richie F, Hughes S, Johnson JE, Zlotnick C, Rosen RK, Wechsberg WM, Kuo CC

Violence Against Women

Comparison of a Video to a Pictorial Brochure in Improving HIV/AIDS and HIV Testing Knowledge and Increasing HIV Testing Motivation and Behavioral Skills among Adult Emergency Department Patients

Merchant RC, Marks SJ, Clark MA, Carey MP, Liu T

Journal of the American College of Emergency Physicians Open

Limited Ability of Three Health Literacy Screening Items to Identify Adult English- and Spanish-Speaking Emergency Department Patients With Lower Health Literacy

Merchant RC, Marks SJ, Clark MA, Carey MP, Liu T

Annals of Emergency Medicine

A Systematic Review of mHealth Interventions for HIV Prevention and Treatment among Gay, Bisexual, and Other Men Who Have Sex with Men

Nelson KM, Perry NS, Horvath KJ, Smith LR

Translational Behavioral Medicine

Brief Report: Sexual Debut Among 14- to 17-year-old Sexual Minority Males: A Preliminary Investigation of Early HIV Risk and Sexual Health Needs

Nelson KM, Perry NS, Stout CD, Carey MP

Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome

Consent for HIV Testing Among Adolescent Sexual Minority Males: Legal Status, Youth Perceptions, and Associations with Actual Testing and Sexual Risk Behavior

Nelson KM, Underhill K, Carey MP

AIDS and Behavior

Directionality of Dating Violence Among High School Youth: Rates and Correlates by Gender and Sexual Orientation

Norris AL, Lopez G, Orchowski LM

Journal of Interpersonal Violence

Peer Victimization of Sexual Minority and Transgender Youth: A Cross-sectional Study of High School Students

Norris AL, Orchowski LM

Psychology of Violence

What Counts?: A Qualitative Study of Adolescents' Lived Experience With Online Victimization and Cyberbullying

Ranney ML, Pittman SK, Riese A, Koehler C, Ybarra ML, Cunningham RM, Spirito A, Rosen RK

Academic Pediatrics

Electronic Cigarette Use During Preconception and/or Pregnancy: Prevalence, Characteristics, and Concurrent Mental Health Conditions

Rollins LG, Sokol NA, McCallum M, England L, Matteson K, Werner E, Stroud LR

Journal of Women’s Health (Larchmont)

Prenatal Antidepressant Exposures and Gastrointestinal Complaints in Childhood: A Gut-brain Axis Connection?

Salisbury AL, Papandonatos GD, Stroud LR, Smith AK, Brennan PA

Developmental Psychobiology

Tai Chi Practice and Change in Exercise Habits in Survivors of Acute Coronary Syndromes: Is Mindfulness a Possible Mechanism?

Salmoirago-Blotcher E, Trivedi D, Dunsiger S

Explore (NY)

Mobile Peer-Support for Opioid Use Disorders: Refinement of an Innovative Machine Learning Tool

Scherzer CR, Ranney ML, Jain S, Bommaraju SP, Patena J, Langdon K, Nimaja E, Jennings E, Beaudoin FL

Journal of Psychiatry and Brain Science

Increasing Sexually Transmitted Infections in the U.S.: A Call for Action for Research, Clinical, and Public Health Practice

Scott-Sheldon LAJ, Chan PA

Archives of Sexual Behavior

Mindfulness-Based Interventions for Adults with Cardiovascular Disease: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

Scott-Sheldon LAJ, Gathright EC, Donahue ML, Balletto B, Feulner MM, DeCosta J, Cruess DG, Wing RR, Carey MP, Salmoirago-Blotcher E

Annals of Behavioral Medicine

Promoting Social Connectedness among Cardiac Rehabilitation Patients During the COVID-19 Pandemic and Beyond

Scott-Sheldon LAJ, Gathright EC, Wu WC

Rhode Island Medical Journal (2013)

Association of Adverse Pregnancy Outcomes With Risk of Atherosclerotic Cardiovascular Disease in Postmenopausal Women

Sondergaard MM, Hlatky MA, Stefanick ML, Vittinghoff E, Nah G, Allison M, Gemmill A, Van Horn L, Park K, Salmoirago-Blotcher E, et al

JAMA Cardiology

Waterpipe (hookah) Tobacco Use in Pregnancy: Use, Preferences and Perceptions of Flavours

Stroud L, Werner E, Matteson K, Carey M, St Helen G, Eissenberg T, Scott-Sheldon LAJ

Tobacco Control

Maternal Smoking in Pregnancy, Fetal Activity & Newborn Behavioral State: An Observational Ultrasound Study

Stroud LR, Bublitz MH, Crespo FA, Lester B, Salisbury AL

Neurotoxicology and Teratology

Prenatal Tobacco and Marijuana Co-use: Sex-specific Influences on Infant Cortisol Stress Response

Stroud LR, Papandonatos GD, Jao NC, Vergara-Lopez C, Huestis MA, Salisbury AL

Neurotoxicology and Teratology

High Rates of Menthol Cigarette Use Among Pregnant Smokers: Preliminary Findings and Call for Future Research

Stroud LR, Vergara-Lopez C, McCallum M, Gaffey AE, Corey A, Niaura R

Nicotine and Tobacco Research

Protective Parenting Practices among Mothers Living with HIV and Their Adolescent Children: A Qualitative Study

Tarantino N, Guthrie KM, Armistead LP


The Relationship of Shoulder Elevation Strength to Patient-reported Outcome after Anatomic Total Shoulder Arthroplasty

Tuttle JR, Fava JL, Edwards TB, Norris TR, Hatzidakis AM, Green A

Journal of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery

Neighborhood Stress and Life Satisfaction: Is there a Relationship for African American Adolescents?

Valois RF, Kerr JC, Carey MP, Brown LK, Romer D, DiClemente RJ, Vanable PA

Applied Research in Quality of Life

Interventions to Improve Sexual and Reproductive Health in US Active Duty Military Service Members: A Systematic Review

Vargas SE, Norris C, Landoll RR, Crone B, Clark MF, Quinlan JD, Guthrie KM

American Journal of Health Promotion

Trauma-Informed Perinatal Healthcare for Survivors of Sexual Violence

Ward LG

Journal of Perinatal and Neonatal Nursing

Ecological Momentary Assessment and First Smoking Cessation Lapse after an Acute Cardiac Event: A Pilot Study

Webber CJ, O'Hea EC, Abar B, Bock B, Boudreaux ED

Journal of Health Psychology

Can a multilevel STI/HIV prevention strategy for high risk African American adolescents also improve life satisfaction?

Zullig KJ, Valois RF, Hobbs GR, Kerr JC, Romer D, Carey MP, Brown LK, DiClemente RJ, Vanable PA

Journal of Happiness Studies


Vaporization of Marijuana Among Recreational Users: A Qualitative Study

Aston ER, Farris SG, Metrik J, Rosen RK

Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs

Feasibility of a Bike-Share Program in Adults with Serious Mental Illness Enrolled in an Outpatient Psychiatric Rehabilitation Program

Ayenew W, Gathright EC, Coffey EM, Courtney A, Rogness J, Busch AM

Journal of Physical Activity and Health

Using Composite Scores to Summarize Adolescent Sexual Risk Behavior: Current State of the Science and Recommendations

Barker DH, Scott-Sheldon LAJ, Gittins Stone D, Brown LK

Archives of Sexual Behavior

Mediators of Physical Activity Between Standard Exercise and Exercise Video Games

Bock BC, Dunsiger SI, Ciccolo JT, Serber ER, Wu WC, Sillice M, Marcus BH

Health Psychology

Exercise Videogames, Physical Activity, and Health: Wii Heart Fitness: A Randomized Clinical Trial

Bock BC, Dunsiger SI, Ciccolo JT, Serber ER, Wu WC, Tilkemeier P, Walaska K, Marcus BH

American Journal of Preventive Medicine

Yoga as a Complementary Therapy for Smoking Cessation: Results From BreathEasy, a Randomized Clinical Trial

Bock BC, Dunsiger SI, Rosen RK, Thind H, Jennings E, Fava JL, Becker BM, Carmody J, Marcus BH

Nicotine and Tobacco Research

Reduction in HbA1c with Exercise Videogames Among Participants with Elevated HbA1c: Secondary Analysis of the Wii Heart Fitness Trial

Bock BC, Dunsiger SI, Wu WC, Ciccolo JT, Serber ER, Lantini R, Marcus BH

Diabetes Research and Clinical Practice

Feasibility of Yoga as a Complementary Therapy for Patients with Type 2 Diabetes: The Healthy Active and in Control (HA1C) Study

Bock BC, Thind H, Fava JL, Dunsiger S, Guthrie KM, Stroud L, Gopalakrishnan G, Sillice M, Wu W

Complementary Therapies in Medicine

An Interactive Parent-Targeted Text Messaging Intervention to Improve Oral Health in Children Attending Urban Pediatric Clinics: Feasibility Randomized Controlled Trial

Borrelli B, Henshaw M, Endrighi R, Adams WG, Heeren T, Rosen RK, Both B, Werntz S

JMIR mHealth and uHealth

A Pilot Intervention Trial to Promote Sexual Health and Stress Management Among HIV-Infected Men Who Have Sex with Men

Brown JL, Vanable PA, Bostwick RA, Carey MP

AIDS and Behavior

Phone-Delivered Mindfulness Training for Pregnant Women at Risk for Preterm Birth

Bublitz M, Nillni Y, Marshall C, Salmoirago-Blotcher E

Journal of Alternative and Complementary Medicine

Maternal Circadian Cortisol Mediates the Link Between Prenatal Distress and Breastfeeding

Bublitz MH, Bourjeily G, Bilodeau C, Stroud LR


Effects of Resistance Training on Depression and Cardiovascular Disease Risk in Black Men: Protocol for a Randomized Controlled Trial

Busch AM, Louie ME, SantaBarbara NJ, Ajayi AA, Gleason N, Dunsiger S, Carey MP, Ciccolo JT

Mental Health and Physical Activity

Alcohol Use and Sexual Risk Behavior in Young Women: A Qualitative Study

Carey KB, Guthrie KM, Rich CM, Krieger NH, Norris AL, Kaplan C, Carey MP

AIDS and Behavior

Co-use of Tobacco and Marijuana During Pregnancy: Impact on Nervous System Development

De Genna NM, Stroud LR, Eiden RD

Neurotoxicology and Teratology

A Text Message Delivered Smoking Cessation Intervention: Design and Rationale of the Text My Quit Study

Deutsch C, Bock BC, Lantini R, Walaska K, Rosen RK, Fava JL, Jennings EG, Foster R, Flanagan W

Contemporary Clinical Trials

Takotsubo Syndrome: State-of-the-art Review by an Expert Panel - Part 1

Dias A, Nunez Gil IJ, Santoro F, Madias JE, Pelliccia F, Brunetti ND, Salmoirago-Blotcher E, et al

Cardiovascular Revascularization Medicine

Takotsubo Syndrome: State-of-the-art Review by an Expert Panel - Part 2

Dias A, Nunez Gil IJ, Santoro F, Madias JE, Pelliccia F, Brunetti ND, Salmoirago-Blotcher E, et al

Cardiovascular Revascularization Medicine

The Benefits of Yoga for People Living with HIV/AIDS: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

Dunne EM, Balletto BL, Donahue ML, Feulner M, DeCosta J, Cruess DG, Salmoirago-Blotcher E, Wing RR, Carey MP, Scott-Sheldon LAJ

Complementary Therapies in Clinical Practice

Non-planning Impulsivity but Not Behavioral Impulsivity is Associated with HIV Medication Non-adherence

Dunne EM, Cook RL, Ennis N

AIDS and Behavior

Problem Solving Reduces Sexual Risk Associated with Sensation Seeking, Substance Use, and Depressive Symptoms Among African-American Adolescents

Dunne EM, Norris AL, Romer D, DiClemente RJ, Vanable PA, Valois RF, Brown LK, Carey MP

Journal of Child and Adolescent Substance Abuse

Depressive Symptoms as a Longitudinal Predictor of Sexual Risk Behaviors Among African-American Adolescents

Foley JD, Vanable PA, Brown LK, Carey MP, DiClemente RJ, Romer D, Valois RF

Health Psychology

Adolescent Medicine Trials Network for HIV/AIDS Interventions. The moderating role of resilience resources in the association between crime exposure and substance use among young sexual minority men

Gamarel KE, Nelson KM, Heinze J, Chiaramonte DM, Miller RL

Substance Use and Misuse

Improvements in Depressive Symptoms and Affect During Cardiac Rehabilitation: PREDICTORS AND POTENTIAL MECHANISMS

Gathright EC, Busch AM, Buckley ML, Stabile L, DeAngelis J, Whited MC, Wu W

Journal of Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation and Prevention

Examination of Attention, Executive Function, and Memory as Predictors of Mortality Risk in Adults with Systolic Heart Failure

Gathright EC, Dolansky MA, Gunstad J, Josephson RA, Moore SM, Hughes JW

European Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing

Examination of Clinical and Psychosocial Determinants of Exercise Capacity Change in Cardiac Rehabilitation

Gathright EC, Goldstein CM, Loucks EB, Busch AM, Stabile L, Wu WC

Heart and Lung

The Impact of Transcendental Meditation on Depressive Symptoms and Blood Pressure in Adults with Cardiovascular Disease: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

Gathright EC, Salmoirago-Blotcher E, DeCosta J, Baletto BL, Donahue ML, Feulner MM, Cruess D, Wing RR, Carey MP, Scott-Sheldon LAJ

Complementary Therapies in Medicine

Relation of Pregnancy Loss to Risk of Cardiovascular Disease in Parous Postmenopausal Women

Hall PS, Nah G, Vittinghoff E, Parker DR, Manson JE, Howard BV, Sarto GE, Gass ML, Sealy-Jefferson SM, Salmoirago-Blotcher E, et al

American Journal of Cardiology

Blood Pressure Variability and Brain Morphology in Elderly Women Without Cardiovascular Disease

Haring B, Liu J, Salmoirago-Blotcher E, Hayden KM, Sarto G, Roussouw J, Huller LH, Rapp SR, Wassertheil-Smoller S


"It's free, it's available, and it's healthy": A Cross-sectional, Qualitative Study of Fathers’ Preferences for Breastfeeding in American Samoa and Their Desire for Father-specific, Practical Breastfeeding Education

Hawley N, Freeman JR, Wetle T, Strait A, Holmdahl I, Muasau-Howard BT, Suisala MJE, To’oto’o-Salaita, AE, Rosen RK, McGarvey ST

Pacific Journal of Reproductive Health

Smoking Status and Survival Among a National Cohort of Lung and Colorectal Cancer Patients

Japuntich SJ, Kumar P, Pendergast JF, Caballero GYJ, Malin JL, Wallace RB, Chrischilles EA, Keating NL, Park ER

Nicotine and Tobacco Research

Contingency Management and Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Trauma- Exposed Smokers With and Without Posttraumatic Stress Disorder

Japuntich SJ, Lee LO, Pineles SL, Gregor K, Joos CM, Patton SC, Krishnan-Sarin S, Rasmusson AM

Addictive Behaviors

Electronic Cigarettes: Common Questions and Answers

Klein MD, Sokol NA, Stroud LR

American Family Physician

Qualitative Assessment of Emotion Regulation Strategies for Prevention of Health Risk Behaviors in Early Adolescents

Lansing AH, Guthrie KM, Hadley W, Stewart A, Peters A, Houck CD

Journal of Child and Family Studies

Early Engagement is Associated with Better Weight Loss in Emerging Adults

LaRose JG, Fava JL, Lanoye A, Caccavale LJ

American Journal of Health Behavior

Adapting Evidence-Based Behavioral Weight Loss Programs for Emerging Adults: A Pilot Randomized Controlled Trial

LaRose JG, Tate DF, Lanoye A, Fava JL, Jelalian E, Blumenthal M, Caccavale LJ, Wing RR

Journal of Health Psychology

Association Between Physical Activity Intervention Website Use and Physical Activity Levels Among Spanish-Speaking Latinas: Randomized Controlled Trial

Linke SE, Dunsiger SI, Gans KM, Hartman SJ, Pekmezi D, Larsen BA, Mendoza-Vasconez AS, Marcus BH

Journal of Medical Internet Research

A Qualitative Study of the Contraceptive Effect on Women's Sexual Experiences: Beyond Hormonal Effects

Lu CF, Vargas SE, Guillen M, Ramirez JJ, Carbone SL, Getz ML, Frimpong Y, Smith KA, Shaw JG, Hill M, Berry RE, Guthrie KM

Obstetrics and Gynecology

Marijuana as a Substitute for Prescription Medications: A Qualitative Study

Mercurio A, Aston ER, Claborn KR, Waye K, Rosen RK

Substance Use and Misuse

HIV-Related Stigmatization and Medication Adherence: Indirect Effects of Disclosure Concerns and Depression

Mitzel LD, Vanable PA, Carey MP

Stigma and Health

Is Guardian Permission a Barrier to Online Sexual Health Research Among Adolescent Males Interested in Sex With Males?

Nelson KM, Carey MP, Fisher CB

Journal of Sex Research

Sexual Health Education for Adolescent Males Who Are Interested in Sex With Males: An Investigation of Experiences, Preferences, and Needs

Nelson KM, Pantalone DW, Carey MP

Journal of Adolescent Health

Sexually Explicit Media Use Among 14-17-Year-Old Sexual Minority Males in the  US

Nelson KM, Perry NS, Carey MP

Archives of Sexual Behavior

African-American Sexual Minority Adolescents and Sexual Health Disparities: An Exploratory Cross-sectional Study

Norris AL, Brown LK, DiClemente RJ, Valois RF, Romer D, Vanable PA, Carey MP

Journal of the National Medical Association

Longitudinal Assessment of Heavy Alcohol Use and Incapacitated Sexual Assault: A Cross-lagged Analysis

Norris AL, Carey KB, Walsh JL, Shepardson RL, Carey MP

Addictive Behavior

HIV Testing Intentions and Behaviors Among 14-17-year-old Sexual Minority Males

Norris AL, Nelson KM, Carey MP


Sexual Risk Behavior and Substance Use among Young, Diverse Women Seeking Care at a Reproductive Health Clinic

Norris AL, Rich C, Krieger N, Guthrie KM, Kaplan C, Carey KB, Carey MP

BMC Women’s Health

Acute Effects of Resistance-Exercise Intensity in Depressed Black/African Americans Living With HIV: A Randomized Pilot Study

Nosrat S, Whitworth JW, SantaBarbara NJ, Dunsiger SI, Ciccolo JT

Journal of Sport and Exercise Psychology

Alcohol Consumption, Risky Sexual Behaviors, and HIV in Nigeria: A Meta-Analytic Review

Okoro UJ, Carey KB, Johnson BT, Carey MP, Scott-Sheldon LAJ

Current Drug Research Reviews

Maternal Witness to Intimate Partner Violence during Childhood and Prenatal Family Functioning Alter Newborn Cortisol Reactivity

Parade SH, Newland RP, Bublitz MH, Stroud LR


Diversity of Psychosocial Syndemic Indicators and Associations with Sexual Behavior with Male and Female Partners Among Early Adolescent Sexual Minority Males

Perry NS, Nelson KM, Carey MP

LGBT Health

Sexually Explicit Media Exposure as a sSexual Milestone Among Gay, Bisexual, and Other Men Who Have Sex with Men

Perry NS, Nelson KM, Carey MP, Simoni JM

Health Psychology

Attention to Peer Feedback Through the Eyes of Adolescents with a History of Anxiety and Healthy Adolescents

Rosen D, Price RB, Ladouceur CD, Siegle GJ, Hutchinson E, Nelson EE, Stroud LR, Forbes EE, Ryan ND, Dahl RE, Silk JS

Child Psychiatry and Human Development

Psychosocial Adjustment and Quality of Life in Patients With Peripartum Cardiomyopathy

Rosman L, Salmoirago-Blotcher E, Cahill J, Sears SF

Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing

Beneficial Effects of School- based Mindfulness Training On Impulsivity in Healthy Adolescents: Results From a Pilot Randomized Controlled Trial

Salmoirago-Blotcher E, Druker S, Meleo-Meyer F, Frisard C, Crawford S, Pbert L

Explore (NY)

Psychological Traits, Heart Rate Variability, and Risk of Coronary Heart Disease in Healthy Aging Women-The Women's Health Initiative

Salmoirago-Blotcher E, Hovey KM, Andrews CA, Allison M, Brunner RL, Denburg NL, Eaton C, et al

Psychosomatic Medicine

Mindfulness-Based Interventions for Adults Living with HIV/AIDS: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis

Scott-Sheldon LAJ, Balletto BL, Donahue ML, Feulner MM, Cruess DG, Salmoirago-Blotcher E, Wing RR, Carey MP

AIDS and Behavior

African American Women's Relationship with Their Mobile Phone, and What They Want in a Mobile Delivered Physical Activity Intervention: Guidance for Intervention Development

Sillice MA, Jennings E, Uebelacker LA, Abrantes AM, Holland CC, O’Keeffe B, Bock BC


Flavored Electronic Cigarette Use, Preferences, and Perceptions in Pregnant Mothers: A Correspondence Analysis Approach

Stroud LR, Papandonatos GD, Borba K, Kehoe T, Scott-Sheldon LAJ

Addictive Behaviors

"I can do almost anything": The Experience of Adults with Type 2 Diabetes with a Yoga Intervention

Thind H, Guthrie KM, Horowitz S, Conrad M, Bock BC

Complementary Therapies in Clinical Practice

Is the Brief Multidimensional Student’s Life Satisfaction Scale Valid and Reliable for African American Adolescents

Valois RF, Zullig KJ, Brown LK, Carey MP, Vanable PA, Romer D, DiClemente RJ

American Journal of Health Education

A Qualitative Systematic Review of Women's Experiences Using Contraceptive Vaginal Rings: Implications for New Technologies

Vargas SE, Midoun MM, Guillen M, Getz ML, Underhill K, Kuo C, Guthrie KM, other members of the Project WISH Research Team

Perspectives on Sexual and Reproductive Health

A Qualitative Systematic Review of Women's Experiences Using Contraceptive Vaginal Rings: Implications for New Technologies

Vargas SE, Midoun MM, Guillen M, Getz ML, Underhill K, Kuo C, Guthrie KM, other members of the Project WISH Research Team

International Perspectives on Sexual and Reproductive Health (invited republication)

Depressive Symptoms are Associated with Heart Rate Variability Independently of Fitness: A Cross-Sectional Study of Patients with Heart Failure

Walter FA, Gathright E, Redle JD, Gunstad J, Hughes JW

Annals of Behavioral Medicine

The Association Between Sexual Behavior and Affect: Moderating Factors in Young Women

Wesche R, Walsh JL, Shepardson RL, Carey KB, Carey MP

Journal of Sex Research