School of Public Health


Mixed Methods10Mixed methods research combines elements of quantitative and qualitative approaches to provide more complex and complete understanding of public health issues.

Griner, S.B., Kline, N., Monroy, E., & Thompson, E.L. (2021). Sexual consent communication among sexual and gender minority college students. Journal of Sex Research, 58(4), 462-468.

Griner, S.B., Spears, E.C., & Maskey, S. (2021). Advancing cultural competency toward sexual and gender minorities: Innovation in maternal and child health pedagogy. Maternal and Child Health Journal, 26(1), 42-48.

Kline, N., Vamos, C., Thompson, E., Catalanotto, F., Petrila, J., DeBate, R., … & Daley, E. (2018). Are dental providers the next line of HPV-related prevention? Providers’ perceived role and needs. Papillomavirus Research5, 104-108.

Lewis, M. A., Atkins, D. C., Blayney, J. A., Dent, D. V., Kaysen, D. L. (2013). What is hooking up? Examining definitions of hooking up in relation to hooking up behavior and normative perceptions. The Journal of Sex Research, 50, 757-766. 10.1080/00224499.2012.706333 PMCID: PMC3546226

Lewis, M. A., Litt, D. M., Fairlie, A. M., Kilmer, J. R., Kannard, E., Resendiz, R., & Walker, T. (2022). Investigating Why and How Young Adults Utilize Protective Behavioral Strategies for Alcohol and Marijuana Use: Protocol for Developing a Randomized Controlled Trial. JMIR Research Protocols, 11, e37106.

Litt, D. M., Geusens, F., Seamster, A., & Lewis, M. A. (2022). A parent-based intervention for reducing high-risk social media cognitions, alcohol use, and negative consequences among adolescents: Protocol for a randomized controlled pilot study. JMIR Research Protocols, 11, e38543.

Rossheim, M.E., McDonald, K.K., Soule, E.K., Gimm, G.W., Livingston, M.D., Barnett, T.E., Jernigan, D.H., & Thombs, D.L. (2020). Electronic Cigarette Explosion/Burn and Poisoning Related Emergency Department Visits, 2018-2019. American Journal of Emergency Medicine. DOI:

Rossheim, M.E., Soule, E.K., Thombs, D.L., Barnett, T.E., Livingston, M.D., Gimm, G., & Emechebe, O. (2020). Electronic Cigarette Explosion and Burn Injuries. Tobacco Regulatory Science, 6(3), 179-186. DOI:

Rossheim, M.E., Livingston, M.D., Soule, E.K., Zeraye, H.A., & Thombs, D.L. (2019). Electronic Cigarette Explosion and Burn Injuries, US Emergency Departments 2015–2017. Tobacco Control, 28, 472-474. doi: 10.1136/tobaccocontrol-2018-054518

Skvoretz, J., Dyer, K., Daley, E., Debate, R., Vamos, C., Kline, N., & Thompson, E. (2016). Research and practice communications between oral health providers and prenatal health providers: A bibliometric analysis. Maternal and child health journal20(8), 1607-1619

Thompson, E.L., Vamos, C.A., Straub, D.M., Sappenfield, W.M., & Daley, E.M. (2018). Human papillomavirus vaccine information, motivation, and behavioral skills among young adult U.S. women. Journal of Health Psychology, 23(14):1832-1841. PMID: 28810358.

Thompson, E.L., Vamos, C.A., Straub, D.M., Sappenfield, W.M., & Daley, E.M. (2017). “We’ve been together. We don’t have it. We’re fine.” How relationship status impacts human papillomavirus vaccine behavior among young adult women. Women’s Health Issues, 27(2): 228-236. PMID: 28277236.

Thompson, E.L., Vamos, C.A., Sappenfield, W.M., Straub, D.M., & Daley, E.M. (2016). Relationship status impacts primary reasons for interest in the HPV vaccine among young adult women. Vaccine, 34(27):3119-3124. PMID: 27156636.

Vamos, C.A., Griner, S.B., Kirchharr, C., Green, S.M., DeBate, R., Daley, E.M., Quinonez, R., Boggess, K., Jacobs, T., & Christiansen, S. (2019). The development of a theory-based eHealth app prototype to promote oral health during prenatal care visits. Translational Behavioral Medicine, 9(6), 1100-1111.

Vázquez-Otero, C., Vamos, C. A., Thompson, E. L., Merrell, L. K., Griner, S. B., Kline, N. S., … & Daley, E. M. (2018). Assessing dentists’ human papillomavirus–related health literacy for oropharyngeal cancer prevention. The Journal of the American Dental Association149(1), 9-17.