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Karen Messer, Ph.D.

University of California, San Diego # of Grants: 5

Grants

Use of existing data to dvlp new tobacco control strategies 2003 (Cycle 12) $419,888
Public Health, Public Policy, and Economics Research Project Awards

Use of Existing Data to Develop Tobacco Control Strategies 2006 (Cycle 15) $418,699
Public Health, Public Policy, and Economics Research Project Awards

California's Tobacco Control Program and Tobacco-Use Trends 2009 (Cycle 18) $419,901
Public Health, Public Policy, and Economics California Research Award

Tobacco control policy and population-level harm reduction 2012 (Cycle 21) $459,900
Regulatory Science/New Products Research Project Awards

Population studies of new tobacco products and cigarettes 2015 (Cycle 24) $421,403
Regulatory Science/New Products Research Project Awards
Publications

Changes in youth smoking participation in California in the 1990s
Periodical: Cancer Causes Control Index Medicus:
Authors: Gilpin EA, Emery S, WHite M, Pierce JP ART
Yr: 2004 Vol: 14 Nbr: Abs: Pg: 985-993

Changes in population attitudes about where smoking should not be allowed: California versus the rest of the USA
Periodical: Tobacco Control Index Medicus:
Authors: Gilpin EA, Lee L, Pierce JP ART
Yr: 2004 Vol: 13 Nbr: Abs: Pg: 38-44

Support for protection from secondhand smoke: California 2002
Periodical: Tobacco Control Index Medicus:
Authors: Gilpin EA, Lee L, Pierce JP, Tang H, Lloyd J ART
Yr: 2004 Vol: 13 Nbr: Abs: Pg: 95-96

Does adolescent perception of difficulty in getting cigarettes deter experimentation?
Periodical: Preventive Medicine Index Medicus:
Authors: Gilpin EA, Lee L, Pierce JP ART
Yr: 2004 Vol: 38 Nbr: Abs: Pg: 485-491

How did the Master Settlement Agreement change tobacco industry expenditures for cigarette advertising and promotions?
Periodical: Health Promotion Practice Index Medicus:
Authors: Pierce JP, Gilpin EA ART
Yr: 0 Vol: Nbr: Abs: Pg:

The role of smoking intentions in predicting furture smoking among youth: findings from Monitoring the Future data
Periodical: Addiction Index Medicus:
Authors: Wakefield M, Chaloupka F, Pierce JP, Giovino G, Ruel E ART
Yr: 0 Vol: Nbr: Abs: Pg:

Impact of declining survey response rates on estimates of smoking prevalence
Periodical: Preventive Medicine Index Medicus:
Authors: Biener L, Flynn CA, Gilpin EA, Roman AM, Currivan DB ART
Yr: 0 Vol: Nbr: Abs: Pg:

Population receptivity to tobacco advertising/ promotions and exposure to anti-tobacco media: effect of Master Settlement Agreement in California: 1992-2002 Health Promotion Practice 2004;5(suppl):91S-98S
Periodical: Index Medicus:
Authors: Glipin EA, Distefan JM, Pierce JP ART
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Do favorite movie stars influence adolescent smoking initation? American Journal of Public Health 2004; 94:1239-1244
Periodical: Index Medicus:
Authors: Distefan JM, Pierce JP, Gilpin EA ART
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Has there been a delay in the age of regular smoking onset among African Americans? Annals of Behavioral Medicine 2004;28:152-157
Periodical: Index Medicus:
Authors: Trinidad DR, Gilpin EA, Lee l, Pierce JP ART
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Compliance and support for smoke-free school policies. Health Education Research 2004; Nov 30 (advance online access published 11/30/04)
Periodical: Index Medicus:
Authors: Trinidad DR, Gilpin EA,Pierce JP ART
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How has smoking rick factors changed with declines in adolescents smoking? Addicition; 100; 117 -125
Periodical: Index Medicus:
Authors: Gilpin EA, Lee L, Pierce JP ART
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The role of curiosity in smoking initiation. Addictive Behaviors 2005; 30: 685-696
Periodical: Index Medicus:
Authors: Pierce JP, Distefan JM Kaplan RM, Gilpin EA ART
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Tobacco industry price-subsidizing promotions may overcome the downward pressure of Higher price of initiation of regular smoking Health Economics 2005; Mar 24 (advance online access published 3/24/05)
Periodical: Index Medicus:
Authors: Pierce Jp, Gilmer Tp Lee L, Gilpin EA ART
Yr: Vol: Nbr: Abs: Pg:

Facilitating adolescent smoking: who provides the cigarettes? Am J Health Promot 2005; 19: 355-360
Periodical: Index Medicus:
Authors: White MM, Gilpin EA, Emery SL, Pierce JP ART
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Adolescents perceptions about quitting and nicotine replacement therapy: findings from the California Tobacco Survey
Periodical: Journal of Adolescent Health Index Medicus:
Authors: Al Delaimy WK, White MM, Pierce JP ART
Yr: 2006 Vol: 15 Nbr: Abs: Pg: 308-316

What contributed to the major deline in per capita cigarette consumption during Californias comprehensive tobacco control program?
Periodical: Tobacco Control Index Medicus:
Authors: Gilpin EA, Messer K, White MM, Pierce JP. ART
Yr: 2006 Vol: Nbr: Abs: Pg: 308-316

Trends in smoking among Hispanic women in California relationship to English language use.
Periodical: American Journal of Preventative Medicine Index Medicus:
Authors: Trinidad DR, Gilpin EA, Messer K, Pierce JP ART
Yr: 2006 Vol: Nbr: 31 Abs: Pg: 257-260

Population effectiveness of pharmaceutical aids for smoking cessation: What is associated with increased success?
Periodical: Nicotine and Tobacco Research Index Medicus:
Authors: Gilpin EA, Messer K, Pierce JP ART
Yr: 2006 Vol: 8 Nbr: Abs: Pg: 661-669

The California tobacco Control Programs effect on adult smokers
Periodical: Index Medicus:
Authors: Karen Messer ART
Yr: Vol: Nbr: Abs: Pg:

The California tobacco Control Progrm's effect on adult smokers (2) Daily cigarette consumption levels.
Periodical: Tobacco Control Index Medicus:
Authors: Karen Messer ART
Yr: 2007 Vol: 16 Nbr: Abs: Pg: 91-95

The California tobacco control program's effect on adult smokers: (3) similar effects for African Americans across states.
Periodical: Tobacco Control Index Medicus:
Authors: Karen Messer ART
Yr: 2007 Vol: 16 Nbr: Abs: Pg: 96-100

Trends in smoking among Hispanic women in California relationship to English Language use.
Periodical: American Journal of Preventative Medicine Index Medicus:
Authors: Karen Messer ART
Yr: 2006 Vol: 31 Nbr: Abs: Pg: 257-260

Recepitvity to tobacco advertising and promotions among young adolsecents as a predictor of established smoking in young adulthood.
Periodical: American Journal of Public Health Index Medicus:
Authors: Gilpin, EA, White, MM, Messer, K, Pierce, JP ART
Yr: 2007 Vol: Nbr: 97 Abs: Pg: 1489-1495

The asymptotic distribution of the delete-d Jackknife variance estimator for smooth functionals.
Periodical: Index Medicus:
Authors: Messer, K, Gamst, A ART
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Smoking trends among Filipino adults in California 1990-2002.
Periodical: Preventive Medicine Index Medicus:
Authors: Romero, RA, Messer, K, West, JH, White M, Trinidad, D ART
Yr: 2008 Vol: 46 Nbr: 4 Abs: Pg: 336-9

Tobacco industry marketing, population-based tobacco control and smoking behavior
Periodical: American Journal of Preventative Medicine Index Medicus:
Authors: Pierce, JP ART
Yr: 2007 Vol: 33 Nbr: 6S Abs: Pg: S327-S334

Smoking cessation rates in the United States: A comparison of young adult and older smokers.
Periodical: American Journal of Public Health Index Medicus:
Authors: Messer, K, Trinidad, DR, Al-Delaimy, WK, PIerce, JP ART
Yr: 2008 Vol: Nbr: 98 Abs: Pg: 317-322

The effect of smoke-free homes on smoking behavior in the United States 1992-2002
Periodical: American Journal of Preventative Medicine Index Medicus:
Authors: Messer K, Mills, AL, White MM, Pierce JP ART
Yr: 0 Vol: Nbr: Abs: Pg:

Intermittent and light smoking across race/ethnic groups in the United States
Periodical: Nicotine and Tobacco Research Index Medicus:
Authors: Trinidad, D, Perez-Stable, EF, Emery, SL, White, MM, Grana, RA, Messer, K ART
Yr: 0 Vol: Nbr: Abs: Pg:

Maximum likelihood, multiple imputation and regression calibration for measurement error adjustment
Periodical: Index Medicus:
Authors: Messer, K and Nataranjan L ART
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Electronic recording, self-report, and bias in measuring cigarette consumption (commentary)
Periodical: Health Psychology Index Medicus:
Authors: Pierce JP. ART
Yr: 2009 Vol: 28 Nbr: Abs: Pg: 527-28

Changes in age trajectories of smoking experimentation during the California Tobacco Control Program
Periodical: American Journal of Public Health Index Medicus:
Authors: Messer, K, Pierce JP. ART
Yr: 2009 Vol: Nbr: Abs: Pg:

Camel No. 9 cigarette marketing campaign targeted young teenage girls
Periodical: Pediatrics Index Medicus:
Authors: Pierce JP, Messer K, James LE, White MM, Kealey S, Vallone DM, Healton CG ART
Yr: 2010 Vol: Nbr: Abs: Pg:

The effectiveness of cigarette price and smoke-free homes on low-income smokers in the United States.
Periodical: American Journal of Public Health Index Medicus:
Authors: Vijayaraghavan M, Messer K, White M, Pierce JP. ART
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Receptivity to cigarette and tobacco control messages and adolescent smoking initiation
Periodical: Index Medicus:
Authors: Emory KT, Messer K, Vera L, Ojeda N, Elder JP, Usita P, Pierce JP ART
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Differential use of other tobacco products among current and former cigarette smokers by income level
Periodical: Index Medicus:
Authors: Vijayaraghavan M, Pierce JP, White M, Messer K ART
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National trends in smoking behaviors among Mexican, Puerto Rican, and Cuban men and women in the United States
Periodical: Index Medicus:
Authors: Blanco L, Garcia R, PĂ©rez-Stable EJ, White MM, Messer K, Pierce JP, Trinidad DR ART
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Measurement of multiple nicotine dependence domains among cigarette, noncigarette_x000d_ and poly-tobacco users: Insights from item response theory
Periodical: Index Medicus:
Authors: Strong DR, Messer K, Hartman SJ, Conway KP, Hoffman AC, Pharris-Ciurej N, White M, Green V ART
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Predictive Validity of the Expanded Susceptibility to Smoke Index
Periodical: Index Medicus:
Authors: Strong DR, Hartman SJ, Nodora J, Messer K, James L, White M, Portnoy DB, Choiniere CJ, Vul ART
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Receptivity to cigarette and tobacco control messages and adolescent smoking initiation
Periodical: Index Medicus:
Authors: Emory KT, Messer K, Vera L, Ojeda N, Elder JP, Usita P, Pierce JP ART
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Trends in use of little cigars or cigarillos and cigarettes among U.S. smokers, 2002-2011
Periodical: Index Medicus:
Authors: Messer K, White MM, Strong DR, Wang B, Shi Y, Conway KP, Pierce JP ART
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Cigarette smoking cessation attempts among current US smokers who also use_x000d_ smokeless tobacco
Periodical: Index Medicus:
Authors: Messer K, Vijayaraghavan M, White MM, Shi Y, Chang C, Conway KP, Hartman A, Schroeder MJ, ART
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Curiosity predicts smoking experimentation independent of susceptibility in a US national_x000d_ sample
Periodical: Index Medicus:
Authors: Nodora J, Hartman SJ, Strong DR, Messer K, Vera LE, White MM, Portnoy DB, Choiniere CJ, Vu ART
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