Kari-Lyn Sakuma, PhD, MPH

Assistant Professor
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At OSU
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School of Social and Behavioral Health Sciences
Health Promotion and Health Behavior
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Research applies trans-disciplinary training to develop interventions across multiple domains from substance use and obesity prevention to family relations; a major focus of her research has been the etiology and prevention of tobacco use among adolescents and young adults.

Beyond OSU
Biography

PhD in Preventive Medicine with an emphasis in health behavior
MPH in Biostatistics and Epidemiology from the University of Southern California

Prior to coming to Oregon State, she was a Research Assistant Professor at the School of Community and Global Health at Claremont Graduate University; she also was a lecturer at the Keck School of Medicine–Preventive Medicine at USC. Previous positions included Research Associate at the Prevention Research Center at Pennsylvania State University.

My Publications

2015

Journal Article

K. - L. Sakuma, Felicitas, J., Fagan, P., Gruder, C. L., Blanco, L., Cappelli, C., and Trinidad, D. R., Smoking Trends and Disparities Among Black and Non-Hispanic Whites in California., Nicotine & tobacco research : official journal of the Society for Research on Nicotine and Tobacco, 2015.

2014

Journal Article

L. Blanco, Nydegger, L. A., Sakuma, K. - L., Tong, E. K., White, M. M., and Trinidad, D. R., Increases in light and intermittent smoking among Asian Americans and non-Hispanic Whites., Nicotine & tobacco research : official journal of the Society for Research on Nicotine and Tobacco, vol. 16, no. 6, pp. 904-8, 2014.

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