Virginia Commonwealth University

VCU Massey Cancer Center

Selected publications

Selected program member publications (2015)

Albrecht TA, Lee Walton A, Leak Bryant A. The unique supportive care needs of a mother with acute myeloid leukemia during treatment. Clin J Oncol Nurs. 2015 Feb;19(1):16-9. PMID: 25689644. PMCID: PMC4366419.

Alsharari SD, King JR, Nordman JC, Muldoon PP, Jackson A, Zhu AZ, Tyndale RF, Kabbani N, Damaj MI. Effects of Menthol on Nicotine Pharmacokinetic, Pharmacology and Dependence in Mice. PLoS One. 2015;10(9):e0137070. Epub 2015 Sep 10. PMID: 26355604. PMCID: PMC4565647.

Anderson SM, Brunzell DH. Anxiolytic-like and anxiogenic-like effects of nicotine are regulated via diverse action at β2*nicotinic acetylcholine receptors. Br J Pharmacol. 2015 Jun;172(11):2864-77. Epub 2015 Mar 24. PMID: 25625469. PMCID: PMC4439881.

Archer KJ, Dobbin K, Biswas S, Day RS, Wheeler DC, Wu H. Computer Simulation, Bioinformatics, and Statistical Analysis of Cancer Data and Processes. Cancer Inform. 2015;14(Suppl 2):247-51. Epub 2015 Sep 1. PMID: 26380548. PMCID: PMC4559198.

Bagdas D, Muldoon PP, AlSharari S, Carroll FI, Negus SS, Damaj MI. Expression and pharmacological modulation of visceral pain-induced conditioned place aversion in mice. Neuropharmacology. 2016 Mar;102:236-43. Epub 2015 Nov 27.

Blank MD, Cobb CO, Eissenberg T, Nasim A. Acute Effects of "Hyping" a Black&Mild Cigarillo. Nicotine Tob Res. 2016 Apr;18(4):460-9. Epub 2015 Mar 16.

Bradley CJ, Dahman B, Sabik LM. Differences in emergency colorectal surgery in Medicaid and uninsured patients by hospital safety net status. Am J Manag Care. 2015 Feb 1;21(2):e161-70.

Cobb CO, Hendricks PS, Eissenberg T. Electronic cigarettes and nicotine dependence: evolving products, evolving problems. BMC Med. 2015 May 21;13:119. Epub 2015 May 21. PMID: 25998379. PMCID: PMC4440602.

Do EK, Prom-Wormley EC, Eaves LJ, Silberg JL, Miles DR, Maes HH. Genetic and Environmental Influences on Smoking Behavior across Adolescence and Young Adulthood in the Virginia Twin Study of Adolescent Behavioral Development and the Transitions to Substance Abuse Follow-Up. Twin Res Hum Genet. 2015 Feb;18(1):43-51. PMID: 25662421. PMCID: PMC4720959.

El-Shahawy O, Shires DA, Lafata JE. Assessment of the Efficiency of Tobacco Cessation Counseling in Primary Care. Eval Health Prof. 2015 Aug 18; [Epub ahead of print].

Freitas KC, Carroll FI, Negus SS. Effects of nicotinic acetylcholine receptor agonists in assays of acute pain-stimulated and pain-depressed behavior in rats. J Pharmacol Exp Ther. 2015 Sep 10; [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 26359313. PMCID: PMC4613961.

Jones RM, Wallace IJ, Westerberg A, Hoy KN, Quillin JM, Danish SJ. Getting youth to Check it Out!: a new approach to teaching self-screening. Am J Health Behav. 2015 Mar;39(2):197-204.

Koch JR, Breland A. Behavioral Healthcare Staff Attitudes and Practices Regarding Consumer Tobacco Cessation Services. J Behav Health Serv Res. 2015 Aug 25; [Epub ahead of print].

Lafata JE, Wunderlich T, Flocke SA, Oja-Tebbe N, Dyer KE, Siminoff LA. Physician use of persuasion and colorectal cancer screening. Transl Behav Med. 2015 Mar;5(1):87-93. PMCID: PMC4332902.

Lopez AA, Hiler MM, Soule EK, Ramoa CP, Karaoghlanian NV, Lipato T, Breland AB, Shihadeh AL, Eissenberg T. Effects of Electronic Cigarette Liquid Nicotine Concentration on Plasma Nicotine and Puff Topography in Tobacco Cigarette Smokers: A Preliminary Report. Nicotine Tob Res. 2015 Sep 16; [Epub ahead of print].

Mosavel M, Ports KA. Upward communication about cancer screening: adolescent daughter to mother. J Health Commun. 2015;20(6):680-6. Epub 2015 Apr 7. PMCID: PMC4516455.

Muldoon PP, Chen J, Harenza JL, Abdullah RA, Sim-Selley LJ, Cravatt BF, Miles MF, Chen X, Lichtman AH, Damaj MI. Inhibition of monoacylglycerol lipase reduces nicotine withdrawal. Br J Pharmacol. 2015 Feb;172(3):869-82. PMCID: PMC4301695.

Nadpara PA, Madhavan SS, Tworek C. Disparities in Lung Cancer Care and Outcomes among Elderly in a Medically Underserved State Population-A Cancer Registry-linked Database Study. Popul Health Manag. 2015 Jun 18; [Epub ahead of print].

Nasim A, Guy MC, Soule EK, Cobb CO, Blank MD, Eissenberg T. Characteristics and patterns of Black & Mild use among African American smokers. Nicotine Tob Res. 2015 Nov 27; [Epub ahead of print].

Rafie C, Ayers A, Cadet D, Quillin J, Hackney MH. Reaching Hard to Reach Populations with Hard to Communicate Messages: Efficacy of a Breast Health Research Champion Training Program. J Cancer Educ. 2015 Sep;30(3):599-606. PMCID: PMC4345135.

Sabik LM, Bradley CJ. The Impact of Near-Universal Insurance Coverage on Breast and Cervical Cancer Screening: Evidence from Massachusetts. Health Econ. 2015 Feb 18; [Epub ahead of print] PMCID: PMC4540679.

Sanchez V, Lycas MD, Lynch WJ, Brunzell DH. Wheel running exercise attenuates vulnerability to self-administer nicotine in rats. Drug Alcohol Depend. 2015 Nov 1;156:193-8. Epub 2015 Sep 28. PMCID: PMC4633318.

Tarazi WW, Bradley CJ, Harless DW, Bear HD, Sabik LM. Medicaid expansion and access to care among cancer survivors: a baseline overview. J Cancer Surviv. 2015 Dec 11. PMCID: PMC4864046.

Wiseman KP, Bishop DL, Shen Q, Jones RM. Survivorship care plans and time since diagnosis: factors that contribute to who breast cancer survivors see for the majority of their care. Support Care Cancer. 2015 Sep;23(9):2669-76. Epub 2015 Feb 10.

Yip MP, Chun A, Edelson J, Feng X, Tu SP. Contexts for Sustainable Implementation of a Colorectal Cancer Screening Program at a Community Health Center. Health Promot Pract. 2016 Jan;17(1):48-56 Epub 2015 Jul 22.