Kathleen A. Parks, PhD

Research Associate Professor, Department of Community Health and Health Behavior

Contact Information

Research Institute on Addictions
1021 Main St.
Buffalo, NY 14203
Phone: 716-887-3301
Fax: 716-887-2477
Email: parks@ria.buffalo.edu

Research Interests: women's substance use & associated negative consequences; victimization; risky sexual behavior; drinking contexts; club drugs

Selected Publications

  • Hequembourg A, Parks KA, Vetter C. (In Press). Sexual identity and gender differences in substance use and violence: An exploratory study. Journal of LGBT Issues in Counseling.
  • Parks KA, Hequembourg AL, Dearing RL. (In Press).Women's social behavior when meeting new men: The influence of alcohol and childhood sexual abuse. Psychology of Women Quarterly.
  • Parks KA, Romosz AM, Bradizza CM, Hsieh Y. (In Press). A dangerous transition: Women's drinking and related-victimization from high school to the first year at college. Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs.
  • Parks KA, Hsieh Y, Bradizza CM, Romosz AM. (In Press). Factors influencing the temporal relationship between alcohol consumption and experiences with aggression among college women. Psychology of Addictive Behaviors.
  • Parks KA, Pardi AM, Bradizza CM. (2006). Collecting data on alcohol use and alcohol-related victimization: A comparison of telephone and web-based survey methods. Journal of Studies on Alcohol, 67(2), 318-323.
  • Parks KA, Fals-Stewart W. (2004). The temporal relationship between college women's alcohol consumption and victimization experiences. Alcoholism: Clinical & Experimental Research, 28(4), 625-629.
  • Parks KA, Kennedy CL. (2004). Club drugs: Reasons for and consequences of use. Journal of Psychoactive Drugs, 36(3), 295-302.
  • Buddie A, Parks K. (2003). The role of the bar context and social behaviors on women's risk for aggression. Journal of Interpersonal Violence, 18(12), 1378-1393.