Presentations

Operation: SAFETY project faculty, Gregory G. Homish, Lynn T. Kozlowski,  Kenneth E. Leonard and John Violanti, share their research findings via scholarly addresses and presentations at academic and professional conferences.

Below is a list of selected presentations. Numbers in parentheses indicate a trainee under Homish’s mentorship: (1) Postdoctoral fellow/medical resident; (2) PhD student; (3) MPH student.

  • Ruch, A. (3), Barrick, C., Homish, G.G., Ecker, M., & Quattrin, T. (2013, May). "Enhancing Knowledge of Daycare Personnel on Healthy Weight and Nutrition Using Traditional and Web-Based Approaches.” Poster session presented at the annual meeting of the Pediatric Academic Societies, Washington, DC.
  • Bartone, P.T., Eid, J., Hystad, S.W., Jocoy, K., Johnsen, B.H., Brevik, J.I., & Homish, G.G.  (May, 2013).  Low psychological hardiness and avoidance coping predict alcohol abuse in the military.  Poster presented at the 25 Annual Meeting of the American Psychological Association.  Washington, DC
  • Smith, P.H. 92), Kozlowski, L.T., & Homish, G.G. (March, 2013). Mental illness could account for sixty percent of tobacco withdrawal syndromes: Results from a representative, national sample in the U.S.  Poster presented at the 19 Annual International Meeting of the Society for Research on Nicotine and Tobacco annual conference, Boston, MA, 2013. 
  • Haibach, J. P. (2), Homish, G. G., & Giovino, G. A. (October, 2012). Is fruit and vegetable consumption associated with smoking and protective against smoking uptake in youth? Round table presentation for the 140th Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, San Francisco, CA.
  • Chopra, D.A. (1 and 3), Wheat, D., Griswold, K., & Homish, G.G. (February, 2012). Multifaceted Mental Health Peer Intervention: Experiences in Smoking Cessation.  Poster presented at the Annual Meeting of the American College of Preventive Medicine, Orlando, FL.
  • Homish, G.G., Eiden, R.D., Leonard, K.E., & Kozlowski, L.T. (February, 2011).  Social network influences on smoking during pregnancy.  Poster presented at the 17 Annual International Meeting of the Society for Research on Nicotine and Tobacco, Toronto, ON.
  • Eiden, R.D., Schuetze, P., & Homish, G.G. (February, 2011).  Psychological functioning among low-income pregnant smokers.  Poster presented at the 17 Annual International Meeting of the Society for Research on Nicotine and Tobacco, Toronto, ON.
  • Kozlowski, K.F., Homish, G.G., Alt, M., Piwowarczyk, S, & Donnelly, K.T., (November, 2010). Physical activity reductions in male veterans with traumatic brain injury. Poster presented at the 138 Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Denver, CO.
  • Homish, G.G., Frazer, B.S., McCartan, D. & Billittier, A. (November, 2010).  Emergency Mental Health: Lessons Learned from Flight 3407.  Peer-reviewed oral presentation at the 138 Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Denver, CO.
  • Homish, G.G., Smith, P.H.(2), Leonard, K.E., Cornelius, J.R., & Collins, R.L. (June, 2010).  Alcohol use and smoking in the military: Findings from NESARC.   Poster presented at the 33 Annual Meeting of the Research Society on Alcoholism, San Antonio, TX.
  • Violanti, J.M., Slaven, J.E., Charles, L.E., Burchfiel, C.M., Andrew, M.E., & Homish, G.G. (June, 2010).  Alcohol use among police: a descriptive analysis.  Poster presented at the 33 Annual Meeting of the Research Society on Alcoholism, San Antonio, TX.
  • Homish, G.G.,  Gonzalez, Y., Lozer, E., Blair, L. & Fabiano, J. (June, 2010). Attitudes and behaviors toward smoking cessation interventions by the dental team. Poster presented at the 71st Annual Scientific Meeting of the College on Problems of Drug Dependence, Scottsdale, AZ.
  • Barrick, C., & Homish, G.G. (June, 2010). A comparison of two methods of technology transfer for substance abuse clinicians.  Poster presented at the 71st Annual Scientific Meeting of the College on Problems of Drug Dependence, Scottsdale, AZ.
  • Homish, G.G.,  Eiden, R.D., Molnar, D., & Kozlowski, L.T. (February, 2010).  Changes in smoking during pregnancy: social network influences. Poster presented at the 16 Annual International Meeting of the Society for Research on Nicotine and Tobacco, Baltimore, MD.
  • Derrick, J.L. (1), Leonard, K.E., & Homish, G.G. (August, 2009).  Perceived acceptance predicts partner valuing across nine years of marriage.  Poster presented at the 117 Annual Convention of the American Psychological Association, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
  • Homish, G.G., Rowe, D., Grier, N.L. (3), & Barrick, C. (September, 2009).  Responding to a public health emergency: a resource tool to prepare responders.  Peer-reviewed oral presentation at the Kansas Public Health Association Annual Meeting, Wichita, KS.
  • Leonard, K.E., & Homish, G.G. (June, 2009).  The relation between health, heavy drinking, and alcohol problems:  individual, partner, and relationship factors.   Poster presented at the 32 Annual Scientific Meeting of the Research Society on Alcoholism, San Diego, CA.
  • Homish, G.G., Leonard, K.E., & Cornelius, J.R. (June, 2008).  Predicting changes in smoking: individual, partner and relationship influences.  Poster presented at the 70 Annual Scientific Meeting of the College on Problems of Drug Dependence, San Juan, Puerto Rico.
  • Barrick, C., & Homish, G.G. (June, 2008).  Analytic Approach for Counselor Training Project with a Successive Cohort Design.  Poster presented at the 70 Annual Scientific Meeting of the College on Problems of Drug Dependence, San Juan, Puerto.