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Research Publications

Click the icons below for the journal links or pdfs for all the latest NCPC research publications. All papers are open access and can be downloaded for future reference and use.

Gonzalez M, Epperson AE, Song AV. "Challenges in Navigating a New Marijuana Retail Environment." JAMA Health Forum, JAMA Network, March 2, 2020.

JAMA Open Network - fullarticle/2762625

Epperson AE, Novotny TE, Halpern-Felsher B. "Perceptions About the Impact of Cigarette Filters on the Environment and Smoking-Related Behaviors." Journal of Adolescent Health, 2020

Journal of Adolescent Health (2020)

Gonzalez M, Epperson AE, Halpern-Felsher B, Halliday DM, Song AV. "Smokers Are More Likely to Smoke More after the COVID-19 California Lockdown Order." International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health. 2021; 18(5):2582.

    International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health

    Epperson AE, Gonzalez M, Skorek M, Song AV. "Challenging Assumptions About Race/Ethnicity, Socioeconomic Status, and Cigarette Smoking Among Adolescents" Journal of Racial and Ethnic Health Disparities, February 2021

    Journal of Racial and Ethnic Health Disparities

    Payan DD, Brown P, Song AV. "County-Level Recreational Marijuana Policies and Local Policy Changes in Colorado and Washington State (2012-2019)" Milbank Quarterly, August 2021

    Milbank Quarterly (August 2021) Open Access

    Payán DD, Zawadzki MJ, Song AV. "Advancing Community-Engaged Research to Promote Health Equity: Considerations to Improve the Field" Perspectives in Public Health, October 2021

    Perspectives in Public Health

    Payan DD, Burke NJ, Persinger J, Martinez J, Jones Barker L, Song AV. "Public Support for Policies to Regulate Flavoured Tobacco and E-Cigarette Products in Rural California" BMJ Journals, January 2022

    BMJ Journals - Tobacco Control (January 2022) Open Access

    Cameron LD, Fleszar‑Pavlović SE, Yepez M, Manzo RD, Brown PM "Beliefs about marijuana use during pregnancy and breastfeeding held by residents of a Latino-majority, rural region of California" Journal of Behavioral Medicine, February 2022

    Journal of Behavioral Medicine

    Lipkus, I, M., Mays, D., Sheeran, P., Pan, W., Cameron, L. D., De Brigard, F.  "Effects of mental simulation of future waterpipe tobacco smoking on attitudes, perceived harms and intended use among young adults". Journal of Behavioral Medicine June 2022 45:76–89

    Journal of Behavioral Medicine

    Magnan, R. E., Hamilton, W. K., Shorey-Fennell, B. R., & Cameron, L. D. "Experimental test of the educational impact of the newly proposed FDA graphic cigarette warnings among U. S. adults." Annals of Behavioral Medicine, 55, 298-307.

    Annals of Behavioral Medicine, 55, 298-307. 

    Alegria, K. E., Espinoza, S., Gonzalez, M., & Song, A. V. (2022, Abstract). "Perceptions of the prevalence of substance use in an agricultural region of California." Annals of Behavioral Medicine, 2022 Abstract

    Annals of Behavioral Medicine, Abstract 2022

    Zarate-Gonzalez, G., Brown, P., Cameron, L., & Song, A. (2022, Abstract). "Will tobacco price increases lead more smokers to vape? Results from a discrete choice experiment amongst US adults." International Journal of Behavioral Medicine, 2022 Abstract

      International Journal of Behavioral Medicine

    Temourian, A.A., Song, A.V., Halliday, D.M., Gonzalez, M., Epperson, A.E., "Why do smokers use e-cigarettes? A study on reasons among dual users." Preventative Medicine Reports, July 2022

    Preventative Medicine Reports, July 2022