School of Public Health

Allison Cross

PhD Student

Sarah My research interests include substance use prevention and intervention in the adolescent and young adult population. More specifically, I am interested in understanding the environmental factors that influence risky behaviors, including substance use as well as the role of the stigmatization of substance use disorders and substance using perceived norms in the young adult population.


PhD Concentration: Health Behavior Research

Faculty Advisor: Dr. Melissa Lewis and Dr. Dana Litt

Previous Degrees:

  • MS Human Development and Family Studies
    The University of Alabama
  • BS, Addiction and recovery
    The University of Alabama

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