Journal Articles

Popova, L., Lempert, L. K., & Glantz, S. A. (2018). Light and mild redux: heated tobacco products’ reduced exposure claims are likely to be misunderstood as reduced risk claims. Tobacco Control, 27(Suppl 1), s87-s95. doi:10.1136/tobaccocontrol-2018-054324

McKelvey, K., Popova, L., Kim, M., Chaffee, B. W., Vijayaraghavan, M., Ling, P., & Halpern-Felsher, B. (2018). Heated tobacco products likely appeal to adolescents and young adults. Tobacco Control, 27(Suppl 1), s41-s47. doi:10.1136/tobaccocontrol-2018-054596

Nyman, A. L., Weaver, S. R., Popova, L., Pechacek, T. F., Huang, J., Ashley, D. L., & Eriksen, M. P. (2018). Awareness and use of heated tobacco products among US adults, 2016–2017. Tobacco Control, 27(Suppl 1), s55-s61. doi:10.1136/tobaccocontrol-2018-054323

McKelvey, K., Popova, L., Kim, M., Lempert, L. K., Chaffee, B. W., Vijayaraghavan, M., Ling, P., and Halpern-Felsher, B. (2018). IQOS labelling will mislead consumers. Tobacco Control, 27(Suppl 1), s48-s54. doi:10.1136/tobaccocontrol-2018-054333

Jones, D. M., Popova, L., Weaver, S. R., Pechacek, T. F., & Eriksen, M. P. (2018). A National Comparison of Dual Users of Smokeless Tobacco and Cigarettes and Exclusive Cigarette Smokers, 2015–2016. Nicotine & Tobacco Research, 20(suppl_1), S62-S70. doi:10.1093/ntr/nty010. PMCID: PMC6093383

Yang, B., Owusu, D., & Popova, L. (2018). Testing messages about comparative risk of electronic cigarettes and combusted cigarettes. Tob Control. doi:10.1136/tobaccocontrol-2018-054404

Kemp, C. B., Spears, C. A., Pechacek, T. F., & Eriksen, M. P. (2018). Adults’ Perceptions of Nicotine Harm to Children. Pediatrics, 142(2). doi:10.1542/peds.2018-0051

Popova, L., Majeed, B., Owusu, D., Spears, C. A., & Ashley, D. L. (2018). Who are the smokers who never plan to quit and what do they think about the risks of using tobacco products? Addict Behav, 87, 62-68. doi:10.1016/j.addbeh.2018.06.024

Weaver, S. R., Huang, J., Pechacek, T. F., Heath, J. W., Ashley, D. L., & Eriksen, M. P. (2018). Are electronic nicotine delivery systems helping cigarette smokers quit? Evidence from a prospective cohort study of U.S. adult smokers, 2015-2016. PLoS One, 13(7), e0198047. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0198047

Berman, M. L., Zettler, P. J., & Ashley, D. L. (2018). Anticipating Industry Arguments: The US Food and Drug Administration’s Authority to Reduce Nicotine Levels in Cigarettes. Public Health Reports. Advance online publication. doi:10.1177/0033354918776935

Majeed, B. A., Nyman, A., Sterling, K. L., & Slovic, P. (2018). Little cigars and cigarillos: Affect and perceived relative harm among U.S. adults, 2015. Addictive Behaviors. Advance online publication. doi:

Spears, C. A., Jones, D. M., Weaver, S. R., Pechacek, T. F., & Eriksen, M. P. (2018). Motives and perceptions regarding electronic nicotine delivery systems (ENDS) use among adults with mental health conditions. Addict Behav, 80, 102-109. doi:10.1016/j.addbeh.2018.01.014

Nayak, P., Barker, D. C., Huang, J., Kemp, C. B., Wagener, T. L., & Chaloupka, F. (2018). ‘No, the government doesn’t need to, it’s already self-regulated’: A qualitative study among vape shop operators on perceptions of electronic vapor product regulation. Health Educ Res, 33(2), 114-124. doi:10.1093/her/cyy003

Weaver, S. R., Kim, H., Glasser, A. M., Sutfin, E. L., Barrington-Trimis, J., Payne, T. J.,Saddleson, M., & Loukas, A. (2018). Establishing consensus on survey measures for electronic nicotine and non-nicotine delivery system use: Current challenges and considerations for researchers. Addict Behav, 79, 203-212. doi:10.1016/j.addbeh.2017.11.016

Gibson, L. A., Creamer, M. R., Breland, A. B., Giachello, A. L., Kaufman, A., Kong, G., Pechacek, T. F., Pepper, J. K., Soule, E. K., & Halpern-Felsher, B. (2018). Measuring perceptions related to e-cigarettes: Important principles and next steps to enhance study validity. Addict Behav, 79, 219-225. doi:10.1016/j.addbeh.2017.11.017

Popova, L., Owusu, D., Weaver, S. R., Kemp, C. B., Mertz, C. K., Pechacek, T. F., & Slovic, P. (2018). Affect, risk perception, and the use of cigarettes and e-cigarettes: a population study of U.S. adults. BMC Public Health, 18(1), 395. doi:10.1186/s12889-018-5306-z

Shang, C., Weaver, S., Zahra, N., Huang, J., Cheng, K.-W., & Chaloupka, F. (2018).  The Association between Potential Exposure to Magazine Ads with Voluntary Health Warnings and the Perceived Harmfulness of Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems (ENDS). Int J Environ Res Public Health, 15(4), 575. doi:10.3390/ijerph15040575

Dutra, L. M., Nonnemaker, J., Taylor, N., & Kim, A. E. (2018). Deception and Shopping Behavior Among Current Cigarette Smokers: A Web-Based, Randomized Virtual Shopping Experiment. JMIR Res Protoc, 7(6), e10468. doi:10.2196/10468

Ngo, A., Cheng, K. W., Shang, C., Huang, J., & Chaloupka, F. J. (2018). Global Evidence on the Association between Cigarette Graphic Warning Labels and Cigarette Smoking Prevalence and Consumption. Int J Environ Res Public Health, 15(3). doi:10.3390/ijerph15030421

He, Y., Shang, C., Huang, J., Cheng, K.-W., & Chaloupka, F. J. (2018). Global evidence on the effect of point-of-sale display bans on smoking prevalence. Tobacco Control, 27(e2), e98-e104. doi:10.1136/tobaccocontrol-2017-053996

Barrington-Trimis JL, Gibson L, Halpern-Felsher B, Harrell MB, Kong G, Krishnan-Sarin S, Leventhal AM, Loukas A, McConnell R, Weaver S. (2018). Type of E-Cigarette Device Used Among Adolescents and Young Adults: Findings From a Pooled Analysis of Eight Studies of 2166 Vapers. Nicotine Tob Res, 20(2), 271-274. doi:10.1093/ntr/ntx069

Dutra L., Nonnemaker J., Guillory J., Bradfield B., Taylor N., Kim A. (2018). Smokers’ Attention to Point-of-Sale Antismoking Ads: An Eye-Tracking Study. Tobacco Regulatory Science. 4(1), 631-643.

Ngo, A., Cheng, K. W., Chaloupka, F. J., & Shang, C. (2017). The effect of MPOWER scores on cigarette smoking prevalence and consumption. Prev Med, 105s, S10-s14. doi:10.1016/j.ypmed.2017.05.006. PMCID: PMC5681881

Pechacek, T. F., Nayak, P., Slovic, P., Weaver, S. R., Huang, J., & Eriksen, M. P. (2018). Reassessing the importance of ‘lost pleasure’ associated with smoking cessation: implications for social welfare and policy. Tobacco Control, 27(e2), e143-e151. doi:10.1136/tobaccocontrol-2017-053734. PMCID: PMC6176518

Lee, Y. O., Nonnemaker, J. M., Bradfield, B., Hensel, E. C., & Robinson, R. J. (2017). Examining Daily Electronic Cigarette Puff Topography Among Established and Non-established Cigarette Smokers in their Natural Environment. Nicotine Tob Res. doi:10.1093/ntr/ntx222

Weaver, S. R., Jazwa, A., Popova, L., Slovic, P., Rothenberg, R. B., & Eriksen, M. P. (2017). Worldviews and trust of sources for health information on electronic nicotine delivery systems: Effects on risk perceptions and use. SSM Popul Health, 3, 787-794. doi:10.1016/j.ssmph.2017.09.003. PMCID: PMC5769095

Pepper, J., Nonnemaker, J., DeFrank, J., Egger, M., Bradfield, B, Lipkus, I., Pechacek, T., & McCormack, L. (2017). Communicating about Cigarette Smoke Constituents: A National US Survey. Tobacco Regulatory Science, 3(4), 388-407. DOI:

Jones, D. M., Majeed, B. A., Weaver, S. R., Sterling, K., Pechacek, T. F., & Eriksen, M. P. (2017). Prevalence and Factors Associated with Smokeless Tobacco Use, 2014-2016. Am J Health Behav, 41(5), 608-617. doi:10.5993/ajhb.41.5.10. PMCID: PMC5567985

Weaver, S. R., Kemp, C. B., Heath, J. W., Pechacek, T. F., & Eriksen, M. P. (2017). Use of Nicotine in Electronic Nicotine and Non-Nicotine Delivery Systems by US Adults, 2015. Public Health Rep, 132(5), 545-548. doi:10.1177/0033354917723597. PMID: 28880788. PMCID: PMC5593242

Russo, A. R., Collins, L. K., Solis, A. C., Abudayyeh, H. S., Villanti, A. C., Chansky, M. C., Wipfli, H. L., Glantz, S. A., Kern, T. T., Samet, J. M., Lawley, R. K., & Benjamin, E. J. (2017). Mentoring for Success in Tobacco Regulatory Science: A Qualitative Study. Tob Regul Sci, 3(3), 280-292. doi:10.18001/trs.3.3.4. PMCID: PMC5533280

Nyman, A. L., Sterling, K. L., Majeed, B. A., Jones, D. M., & Eriksen, M. P. (2017). Flavors and Risk: Perceptions of Flavors in Little Cigars and Cigarillos Among U.S. Adults, 2015. Nicotine Tob Res. doi:10.1093/ntr/ntx153

Nayak, P., Salazar, L. F., Kota, K. K., & Pechacek, T. F. (2017). Prevalence of use and perceptions of risk of novel and other alternative tobacco products among sexual minority adults: Results from an online national survey, 2014-2015. Prev Med, 104, 71-78. doi:10.1016/j.ypmed.2017.05.024. PMCID: PMC5711607

Kim, A., Nonnemaker, J., Guillory, J., Shafer, P., Parvanta, S., Holloway, J., & Farrelly, M. (2017). Antismoking Ads at the Point of Sale: The Influence of Ad Type and Context on Ad Reactions. Journal of Health Communication, 1-11. doi:10.1080/10810730.2017.1311970.

Popova, L., Owusu, D., Jenson, D., & Neilands, T. B. (2017). Factual Text and Emotional Pictures: Overcoming a False Dichotomy of Cigarette Warning Labels. NIHMSID: NIHMS870770

Talley, B., Dube, S., Chandora, R., Nayak, P., Eriksen, M. (2017). Addiction, Cessation, and Harm Reduction: Primary Care Provider Knowledge and Perceptions of Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems. Osteopathic Family Physician, 9 (2). NIHMSID: NIHM882794

Nayak, P., Pechacek, T. F., Slovic, P., & Eriksen, M. P. (2017). Regretting Ever Starting to Smoke: Results from a 2014 National Survey. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 14(4), 390. doi:10.3390/ijerph14040390. PMCID: PMC5409591

Tauras, J. A., Peck, R. M., Cheng, K.-W., & Chaloupka, F. J. (2017). Graphic Warning Labels and the Cost Savings from Reduced Smoking among Pregnant Women. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 14(2), 164. doi:10.3390/ijerph14020164. PMCID: PMC5334718

Majeed, B. A., Sterling, K. L., Weaver, S. R., Pechacek, T. F., & Eriksen, M. P. (2017). Prevalence and Harm Perceptions of Hookah Smoking among U.S. Adults, 2014–2015. Addictive Behaviors, 69, 78-86. doi:10.1016/j.addbeh.2017.01.032. PMCID: PMC5330815

Shang, C., Huang, J., Cheng, K. W., He, Y., & Chaloupka, F. J. (2017). The Association between Warning Label Requirements and Cigarette Smoking Prevalence by Education-Findings from the Global Adult Tobacco Survey (GATS). Int J Environ Res Public Health, 14(1), 98. doi:10.3390/ijerph14010098. PMCID: PMC5295348

Shang, C., & Chaloupka, F. (2017). The Trend of Voluntary Warnings in Electronic Nicotine Delivery System Magazine Advertisements. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 14(1), 62. doi:10.3390/ijerph14010062. PMCID: PMC5295313

Courtemanche, C. J., Palmer, M. K., & Pesko, M. F. (2017). Influence of the Flavored Cigarette Ban on Adolescent Tobacco Use. American Journal of Preventive Medicine, 52(5). doi:10.1016/j.amepre.2016.11.019. PMCID: PMC5401634

Spears, C., Jones, D., Weaver, S., Pechacek, T., & Eriksen, M. (2017). Use of Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems among Adults with Mental Health Conditions, 2015. Int J Environ Res Public Health, 14(1), 10. doi:10.3390/ijerph14010010. PMCID: PMC5295261

Owusu, D., Aibangbee, J., Collins, C., Robertson, C., Wang, L., Littleton, M. A., Boghozian, R., Casenburg, V., Mamudu, H. M. (2017). The Use of E-cigarettes Among School-Going Adolescents in a Predominantly Rural Environment of Central Appalachia. J Community Health, 42(3), 624-631. doi:10.1007/s10900-016-0297-0. NIHMSID: NIHMS845942

Harrell, M.B., Weaver, S.R., Loukas, A., Creamer, M., Marti, C.N., Jackson, C.D., Heath, J.W., Nayak, P., Perry, C.L., Pechacek, T.F., & Eriksen, M.P. (2017). Flavored e-cigarette use: Characterizing youth, young adult, and adult users. Preventive Medicine Reports, 5, 33-40. doi:10.1016/j.pmedr.2016.11.001. PMCID: PMC5121224

Lee, J. G., Landrine, H., Torres, E., & Gregory, K. R. (2016). Inequities in tobacco retailer sales to minors by neighbourhood racial/ethnic composition, poverty and segregation, USA, 2015.  Tobacco Control, 25(E2). doi:10.1136/tobaccocontrol-2016-053188. PMCID: PMC5177468

Majeed, B. A., Stanton, C. A., Dube, S. R., Sterling, K. L., Burns, J. D., & Eriksen, M. P. (2016). Electronic Cigarette Use among Current Smokers: A Pilot Qualitative Study. Health Behavior and Policy Review, 3(6), 590-596. doi:10.14485/HBPR.3.6.8. PMCID: PMC5381658

Majeed, B. A., Weaver, S. R., Gregory, K. R., Whitney, C. F., Slovic, P., Pechacek, T. F., & Eriksen, M. P. (2017). Changing Perceptions of Harm of E-Cigarettes Among U.S. Adults, 2012–2015. American Journal of Preventive Medicine, 52(3), 331-338. doi:10.1016/j.amepre.2016.08.039. PMCID: PMC5373478

Robinson, R. J., Hensel, E. C., Roundtree, K. A., Difrancesco, A. G., Nonnemaker, J. M., & Lee, Y. O. (2016). Week Long Topography Study of Young Adults Using Electronic Cigarettes in Their Natural Environment. PLOS ONE, 11(10), e0164038. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0164038. PMCID: PMC5063505

Sterling, K. L., Majeed, B. A., Nyman, A., & Eriksen, M. (2017). Risk Perceptions of Little Cigar and Cigarillo Smoking Among Adult Current Cigarette Smokers. Nicotine Tob Res, 19(11), 1351-1358. doi:10.1093/ntr/ntw244

Nyman, A. L., Sterling, K. L., Weaver, S. R., Majeed, B. A., & Eriksen, M. P. (2016). Little Cigars and Cigarillos: Users, Perceptions, and Reasons for Use. Tob Regul Sci, 2(3), 239-251. doi:10.18001/trs.2.3.4. PMCID: PMC4939836

Nayak, P., Pechacek, T. F., Weaver, S. R., & Eriksen, M. P. (2016). Electronic nicotine delivery system dual use and intention to quit smoking: Will the socioeconomic gap in smoking get greater? Addict Behav, 61, 112-116. doi:10.1016/j.addbeh.2016.05.020. PMCID: PMC4981176

Nayak, P., Kemp, C. B., & Redmon, P. (2016). A Qualitative Study of Vape Shop Operators’ Perceptions of Risks and Benefits of E-Cigarette Use and Attitude Toward Their Potential Regulation by the US Food and Drug Administration, Florida, Georgia, South Carolina, or North Carolina, 2015. Preventing Chronic Disease, 13, E68. doi:10.5888/pcd13.160071. PMCID: PMC4877178

Pechacek, T. F., Nayak, P., Gregory, K. R., Weaver, S. R., & Eriksen, M. P. (2016). The Potential That Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems Can be a Disruptive Technology: Results From a National Survey. Nicotine & Tobacco Research, 18(10), 1989-1997. doi:10.1093/ntr/ntw102. PMCID: PMC5016845

Lee, J. G., Gregory, K. R., Baker, H. M., Ranney, L. M., & Goldstein, A. O. (2016). “May I Buy a Pack of Marlboros, Please?” A Systematic Review of Evidence to Improve the Validity and Impact of Youth Undercover Buy Inspections. PLoS One, 11(4), e0153152. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0153152. PMCID: PMC4822877

Shang, C., Huang, J., Cheng, K. W., Li, Q., & Chaloupka, F. J. (2016). Global Evidence on the Association between POS Advertising Bans and Youth Smoking Participation. Int J Environ Res Public Health, 13(3), 306. doi:10.3390/ijerph13030306. PMCID: PMC4808969

Shang, C., Huang, J., Li, Q., & Chaloupka, F. J. (2015). The Association between Point-of-Sale Advertising Bans and Youth Experimental Smoking: Findings from the Global Youth Tobacco Survey (GYTS). AIMS Public Health, 2(4), 832-844. doi: PMCID: PMC4902283

Weaver, S. R., Majeed, B. A., Pechacek, T. F., Nyman, A. L., Gregory, K. R., & Eriksen, M. P. (2015). Use of Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems and Other Tobacco Products among USA Adults, 2014: Results from a National Survey. International Journal of Public Health, 61(2), 177-188. doi:10.1007/s00038-015-0761-0. PMCID: PMC4819498

Dube, S. R., Pathak, S., Nyman, A. L., & Eriksen, M. P. (2015). Electronic Cigarette and Electronic Hookah: A Pilot Study Comparing Two Vaping Products. Preventive Medicine Reports, 2, 953-958. doi:10.1016/j.pmedr.2015.10.012. PMCID: PMC4698898

Berman, M. L., & Kim, A. E. (2015). Bridging the gap between science and law: the example of tobacco regulatory science. J Law Med Ethics, 43 Suppl 1, 95-98. doi:10.1111/jlme.12227. PMCID: PMC4465282

Majeed, B. A., Dube, S. R., Sterling, K., Whitney, C., & Eriksen, M. P. (2015). Opinions About Electronic Cigarette Use in Smoke-Free Areas Among U.S. Adults, 2012. Nicotine & Tobacco Research, 17(6), 675-681. doi: 10.1093/ntr/ntu235. PMCID: PMC4838050