Research Studies: Cardiovascular Health

Principal Investigator/s:

Despite evidence supporting the effectiveness of smoking cessation telephone helplines, these programs generally reach less than 5% of smokers.

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Helping young adults to quit smoking is a national health priority. However, there have been few evidence-based treatments designed to motivate smoking cessation among this young adult population.

Principal Investigator/s:

Susan Everson-Rose, PhD, MPH, and Anika Robbins

The overarching goal of this research program is to develop and implement culturally relevant mind-body interventions based on a holistic approach to promote stress management, coping, and healthy living concepts that lead to improved health and well-being in African Americans. ...

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The goal of this research study is to enhance smoking cessation rates for homeless smokers by testing effects of 1) an Intensive Smoking Intervention, and 2) integrating alcohol abuse treatment with smoking cessation.


Principal Investigator/s:

Susan Everson-Rose, PhD, MPH; Imke Janssen, PhD; Lynda Powell, PhD; Mateusz S. Jasielec, MS; John Cursio, MS; Karen Matthews, PhD; Kim Sutton-Tyrrell, DrPH; and Steve Hollenberg, MD 

The Study of Women’s Health Across the Nation (SWAN) has funding support from the National Institutes of Health, the National Institute on Aging (NIA), the National Institute of Nursing Research (NINR), and the NIH Office of Research on Women’s Health (ORWH).