Maryann Pentz, PhD

Title(s)Professor of Preventive Medicine
AddressSSB 302H 2001 N. Soto Street
Health Sciences Campus
Los Angeles CA 90033
Phone+1 323 442 8227
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    Title(s)Sidney R. Garfield Chair in Health Sciences

    Title(s)Director, Institute for Prevention Research

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    1. Retail Marketing of Menthol Cigarettes in Los Angeles, California: a Challenge to Health Equity. Prev Chronic Dis. 2021 Feb 11; 18:E11. Smiley SL, Cho J, Blackman KCA, Cruz TB, Pentz MA, Samet JM, Baezconde-Garbanati L. PMID: 33571082.
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    2. A positive deviance-based qualitative study of stress, coping, and feeding practices among low-income, Hispanic mothers whose children do versus do not meet guidelines for fruit and vegetable intake. Health Educ Res. 2020 Dec 23; 35(6):584-604. Shonkoff E, Folta SC, Fitopoulos T, Ramirez CN, Bluthenthal R, Pentz MA, Chou CP, Dunton GF. PMID: 33367771.
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    3. Estimation of COVID-19 risk-stratified epidemiological parameters and policy implications for Los Angeles County through an integrated risk and stochastic epidemiological model. medRxiv. 2020 Dec 14. Horn AL, Jiang L, Washburn F, Hvitfeldt E, de la Haye K, Nicholas W, Simon P, Pentz M, Cozen W, Sood N, Conti DV. PMID: 33367291.
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    4. Research on Youth and Young Adult Tobacco Use, 2013-2018, From the Food and Drug Administration-National Institutes of Health Tobacco Centers of Regulatory Science. Nicotine Tob Res. 2020 06 12; 22(7):1063-1076. Perry CL, Creamer MR, Chaffee BW, Unger JB, Sutfin EL, Kong G, Shang C, Clendennen SL, Krishnan-Sarin S, Pentz MA. PMID: 31127298.
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    5. Psychosocial factors and multiple health risk behaviors among early adolescents: a latent profile analysis. J Behav Med. 2020 Dec; 43(6):1002-1013. Warren CM, Kechter A, Christodoulou G, Cappelli C, Pentz MA. PMID: 32323118.
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    6. Anhedonia, screen time, and substance use in early adolescents: A longitudinal mediation analysis. J Adolesc. 2020 01; 78:24-32. Christodoulou G, Majmundar A, Chou CP, Pentz MA. PMID: 31812941.
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    7. Adolescent menthol cigarette use and risk of nicotine dependence: Findings from the national Population Assessment on Tobacco and Health (PATH) study. Drug Alcohol Depend. 2020 01 01; 206:107715. Cwalina SN, Majmundar A, Unger JB, Barrington-Trimis JL, Pentz MA. PMID: 31760252.
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    8. The effect of sensation seeking on alcohol use among middle school students: a latent state-trait analysis. Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse. 2020 05 03; 46(3):316-324. Cappelli C, Pike JR, Christodoulou G, Riggs NR, Warren CM, Pentz MA. PMID: 31509018.
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    9. Executive function and probabilities of engaging in long-term sedentary and high calorie/low nutrition eating behaviors in early adolescence. Soc Sci Med. 2019 09; 237:112483. Cappelli C, Pike JR, Riggs NR, Warren CM, Pentz MA. PMID: 31404882.
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    10. Tobacco Marketing and Subsequent Use of Cigarettes, E-Cigarettes, and Hookah in Adolescents. Nicotine Tob Res. 2019 06 21; 21(7):926-932. Cruz TB, McConnell R, Low BW, Unger JB, Pentz MA, Urman R, Berhane K, Chou CP, Liu F, Barrington-Trimis JL. PMID: 29846704.
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    11. Retailers' Perceptions of FDA Tobacco Regulation Authority. Tob Regul Sci. 2019 May; 5(3):291-300. Blackman KCA, Smiley SL, Kintz NM, Rodriguez YL, Bluthenthal RN, Chou CP, Cruz TB, Barahona R, Pentz MA, Samet JM, Baezconde-Garbanati L. PMID: 32864396.
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    12. Evaluating the predictive value of measures of susceptibility to tobacco and alternative tobacco products. Addict Behav. 2019 09; 96:50-55. Barrington-Trimis JL, Liu F, Unger JB, Alonzo T, Cruz TB, Urman R, Pentz MA, Berhane K, McConnell R. PMID: 31035078.
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    13. Tobacco Retail Licensing and Youth Product Use. Pediatrics. 2019 02; 143(2). Astor RL, Urman R, Barrington-Trimis JL, Berhane K, Steinberg J, Cousineau M, Leventhal AM, Unger JB, Cruz T, Pentz MA, Samet JM, McConnell R. PMID: 30617237.
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    14. Factors in the perceived stress scale differentially associate with mindfulness disposition and executive function among early adolescents. J Child Fam Stud. 2019 Mar; 28(3):814-821. Kechter A, Black DS, Riggs NR, Warren CM, Ritt-Olson A, Chou CP, Pentz MA. PMID: 31772488.
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    15. The feasibility and acceptability of assessing inhibitory control and working memory among adolescents via an ecological momentary assessment approach. Child Neuropsychol. 2019 11; 25(8):1022-1034. Warren CM, Pentz MA. PMID: 30558489.
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    16. Disparities in retail marketing for little cigars and cigarillos in Los Angeles, California. Addict Behav Rep. 2019 Jun; 9:100149. Smiley SL, Kintz N, Rodriguez YL, Barahona R, Sussman S, Cruz TB, Chou CP, Pentz MA, Samet JM, Baezconde-Garbanati L. PMID: 31193771.
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    17. A videogame intervention for tobacco product use prevention in adolescents. Addict Behav. 2019 04; 91:188-192. Pentz MA, Hieftje KD, Pendergrass TM, Brito SA, Liu M, Arora T, Tindle HA, Krishnan-Sarin S, Fiellin LE. PMID: 30477819.
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    18. "Who's Really Regulating? Who's Benefiting?" Exploring Black Stakeholders' Awareness and Trust in the Food and Drug Administration's Role as a Tobacco Regulator. Tob Regul Sci. 2018 Jul; 4(4):41-49. Smiley SL, Blackman KCA, Bluthenthal RN, Rodriguez YL, Barahona R, Sussman S, Pentz MA, Samet JM, Baezconde-Garbanati L. PMID: 31440525.
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    19. Talking about tobacco on Twitter is associated with tobacco product use. Prev Med. 2018 09; 114:54-56. Unger JB, Urman R, Cruz TB, Majmundar A, Barrington-Trimis J, Pentz MA, McConnell R. PMID: 29898418.
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    20. Tobacco regulatory compliance with STAKE Act age-of-sale signage among licensed tobacco retailers across diverse neighborhoods in Southern California. Tob Induc Dis. 2018 Jun; 16. Sussman S, Cruz TB, Smiley SL, Chou CP, Unger JB, Kintz N, Rodriguez YL, Barahona R, Lienemann BA, Pentz MA, Samet J, Baezconde-Garbanati L. PMID: 31321095.
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    21. Direct and indirect effects of parent stress on child obesity risk and added sugar intake in a sample of Southern California adolescents. Public Health Nutr. 2017 Dec; 20(18):3285-3294. Shonkoff ET, Dunton GF, Chou CP, Leventhal AM, Bluthenthal R, Pentz MA. PMID: 28980520.
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    22. Performance of cigarette susceptibility index among e-cigarette and hookah users. Drug Alcohol Depend. 2018 02 01; 183:43-50. Barrington-Trimis JL, Leventhal AM, Alonzo TA, Cruz TB, Urman R, Liu F, Pentz MA, Unger JB, McConnell R. PMID: 29223916.
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    23. Implementation of HPV vaccination guidelines in a diverse population in Los Angeles: Results from an environmental scan of local HPV resources and needs. Vaccine. 2017 09 05; 35(37):4930-4935. Baezconde-Garbanati L, Lienemann BA, Robles M, Johnson E, Sanchez K, Singhal R, Steinberg J, Jaque JM, Pentz MA, Gruber S. PMID: 28774559.
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    24. Perceived stress and poly-tobacco product use across adolescence: Patterns of association and gender differences. J Psychiatr Res. 2017 11; 94:172-179. Leventhal AM, Urman R, Barrington-Trimis JL, Goldenson NI, Gallegos K, Chou CP, Wang K, Berhane K, Cruz TB, Pentz MA, Unger J, McConnell RS. PMID: 28738287.
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    25. Longitudinal relationships of sleep and inhibitory control deficits to early adolescent cigarette and alcohol use. J Adolesc. 2017 Jun; 57:31-41. Warren CM, Riggs NR, Pentz MA. PMID: 28334632.
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    26. Electronic cigarette retailers use Pokémon Go to market products. Tob Control. 2017 12; 26(e2):e145-e147. Kirkpatrick MG, Cruz TB, Goldenson NI, Allem JP, Chu KH, Pentz MA, Unger JB. PMID: 28044010.
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    27. Effects of sweet flavorings and nicotine on the appeal and sensory properties of e-cigarettes among young adult vapers: Application of a novel methodology. Drug Alcohol Depend. 2016 Nov 01; 168:176-180. Goldenson NI, Kirkpatrick MG, Barrington-Trimis JL, Pang RD, McBeth JF, Pentz MA, Samet JM, Leventhal AM. PMID: 27676583.
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    28. Flavoured tobacco products and the public's health: lessons from the TPSAC menthol report. Tob Control. 2016 11; 25(Suppl 2):ii103-ii105. Samet JM, Pentz MA, Unger JB. PMID: 27633765.
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    29. Executive function mediates prospective relationships between sleep duration and sedentary behavior in children. Prev Med. 2016 10; 91:82-88. Warren C, Riggs N, Pentz MA. PMID: 27477059.
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    30. Associations among dispositional mindfulness, self-compassion, and executive function proficiency in early adolescents. Mindfulness (N Y). 2016 Dec; 7(6):1377-1384. Shin HS, Black DS, Shonkoff ET, Riggs NR, Pentz MA. PMID: 28042346.
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    31. E-Cigarettes and Future Cigarette Use. Pediatrics. 2016 07; 138(1). Barrington-Trimis JL, Urman R, Berhane K, Unger JB, Cruz TB, Pentz MA, Samet JM, Leventhal AM, McConnell R. PMID: 27296866.
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    32. Improving substance use prevention efforts with executive function training. Drug Alcohol Depend. 2016 Jun 01; 163 Suppl 1:S54-9. Pentz MA, Riggs NR, Warren CM. PMID: 27306732.
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    33. The E-cigarette Social Environment, E-cigarette Use, and Susceptibility to Cigarette Smoking. J Adolesc Health. 2016 07; 59(1):75-80. Barrington-Trimis JL, Berhane K, Unger JB, Cruz TB, Urman R, Chou CP, Howland S, Wang K, Pentz MA, Gilreath TD, Huh J, Leventhal AM, Samet JM, McConnell R. PMID: 27161417.
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    34. Translating research into prevention of high-risk behaviors in the presence of complex systems: definitions and systems frameworks. Transl Behav Med. 2016 Mar; 6(1):17-31. Hassmiller Lich K, Frerichs L, Fishbein D, Bobashev G, Pentz MA. PMID: 27012250.
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    35. Patterns of Alternative Tobacco Product Use: Emergence of Hookah and E-cigarettes as Preferred Products Amongst Youth. J Adolesc Health. 2016 Feb; 58(2):181-5. Gilreath TD, Leventhal A, Barrington-Trimis JL, Unger JB, Cruz TB, Berhane K, Huh J, Urman R, Wang K, Howland S, Pentz MA, Chou CP, McConnell R. PMID: 26598059.
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    36. Shared health characteristics in Hispanic colorectal cancer patients and their primary social support person following primary diagnosis. Psychooncology. 2016 09; 25(9):1028-35. Black DS, Li MJ, Ihenacho U, Nguyen NT, de Fatima Reyes M, Milam J, Pentz MA, Figueiredo JC. PMID: 26291178.
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    37. Physical Activity and Variation in Momentary Behavioral Cognitions: An Ecological Momentary Assessment Study. J Phys Act Health. 2016 Mar; 13(3):344-51. Pickering TA, Huh J, Intille S, Liao Y, Pentz MA, Dunton GF. PMID: 26284314.
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    38. Psychosocial Factors Associated With Adolescent Electronic Cigarette and Cigarette Use. Pediatrics. 2015 Aug; 136(2):308-17. Barrington-Trimis JL, Berhane K, Unger JB, Cruz TB, Huh J, Leventhal AM, Urman R, Wang K, Howland S, Gilreath TD, Chou CP, Pentz MA, McConnell R. PMID: 26216326.
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    39. Inhibitory control and the onset of combustible cigarette, e-cigarette, and hookah use in early adolescence: The moderating role of socioeconomic status. Child Neuropsychol. 2016; 22(6):679-91. Riggs NR, Pentz MA. PMID: 26095200.
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    40. Association of usual self-reported dietary intake with ecological momentary measures of affective and physical feeling states in children. Appetite. 2015 Sep; 92:314-21. O'Reilly GA, Huh J, Schembre SM, Tate EB, Pentz MA, Dunton G. PMID: 26032196.
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    41. Two facets of stress and indirect effects on child diet through emotion-driven eating. Eat Behav. 2015 Aug; 18:84-90. Tate EB, Spruijt-Metz D, Pickering TA, Pentz MA. PMID: 26004248.
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    42. Food and physical activity environments: an energy balance approach for research and practice. Am J Prev Med. 2015 May; 48(5):620-9. Economos CD, Hatfield DP, King AC, Ayala GX, Pentz MA. PMID: 25891062.
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    43. Toward a Better Understanding of the Link Between Parent and Child Physical Activity Levels: The Moderating Role of Parental Encouragement. J Phys Act Health. 2015 Sep; 12(9):1238-44. Tate EB, Shah A, Jones M, Pentz MA, Liao Y, Dunton G. PMID: 25494399.
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    44. Consumers' perceptions of vape shops in Southern California: an analysis of online Yelp reviews. Tob Induc Dis. 2014; 12(1):22. Sussman S, Garcia R, Cruz TB, Baezconde-Garbanati L, Pentz MA, Unger JB. PMID: 25484852.
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    45. Parent, peer, and executive function relationships to early adolescent e-cigarette use: a substance use pathway? Addict Behav. 2015 Mar; 42:73-8. Pentz MA, Shin H, Riggs N, Unger JB, Collison KL, Chou CP. PMID: 25462657.
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    46. Prospective associations between bilingualism and executive function in Latino children: sustained effects while controlling for biculturalism. J Immigr Minor Health. 2014 Oct; 16(5):914-21. Riggs NR, Shin HS, Unger JB, Spruijt-Metz D, Pentz MA. PMID: 23632808.
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    47. Children's executive function and high-calorie, low-nutrient food intake: mediating effects of child-perceived adult fast food intake. Health Educ Behav. 2015 Apr; 42(2):163-70. Tate EB, Unger JB, Chou CP, Spruijt-Metz D, Pentz MA, Riggs NR. PMID: 25194147.
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    48. Quantile Mediation Models: A Comparison of Methods for Assessing Mediation Across the Outcome Distribution. Multivariate Behav Res. 2014 Sep-Oct; 49(5):471-85. Shen E, Chou CP, Pentz MA, Berhane K. PMID: 26732360.
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    49. Integrating mindfulness into school-based substance use and other prevention programs. Subst Use Misuse. 2014 Apr; 49(5):617-9. Pentz MA. PMID: 24611859.
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    50. The interaction of social networks and child obesity prevention program effects: the pathways trial. Obesity (Silver Spring). 2014 Jun; 22(6):1520-6. Shin HS, Valente TW, Riggs NR, Huh J, Spruijt-Metz D, Chou CP, Ann Pentz M. PMID: 24616241.
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    51. Neighborhood park use by children: use of accelerometry and global positioning systems. Am J Prev Med. 2014 Feb; 46(2):136-42. Dunton GF, Almanza E, Jerrett M, Wolch J, Pentz MA. PMID: 24439346.
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    52. mHealth approaches to child obesity prevention: successes, unique challenges, and next directions. Transl Behav Med. 2013 Dec; 3(4):406-15. Tate EB, Spruijt-Metz D, O'Reilly G, Jordan-Marsh M, Gotsis M, Pentz MA, Dunton GF. PMID: 24294329.
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    53. Indian students' perspectives on obesity and school-based obesity prevention: a qualitative examination. Health Promot Pract. 2013 Nov; 14(6):816-23. Riggs N, Tewari A, Stigler M, Rodrigues L, Arora M, Khubchandani J, Simmons R, Pentz MA. PMID: 24149680.
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    54. Smart growth community design and physical activity in children. Am J Prev Med. 2013 Oct; 45(4):386-92. Jerrett M, Almanza E, Davies M, Wolch J, Dunton G, Spruitj-Metz D, Ann Pentz M. PMID: 24050413.
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    55. Peer influences: the impact of online and offline friendship networks on adolescent smoking and alcohol use. J Adolesc Health. 2014 May; 54(5):508-14. Huang GC, Unger JB, Soto D, Fujimoto K, Pentz MA, Jordan-Marsh M, Valente TW. PMID: 24012065.
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    56. Transitional life events and trajectories of cigarette and alcohol use during emerging adulthood: latent class analysis and growth mixture modeling. J Stud Alcohol Drugs. 2013 Sep; 74(5):727-35. Huh J, Huang Z, Liao Y, Pentz M, Chou CP. PMID: 23948532.
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    57. Addressing core challenges for the next generation of type 2 translation research and systems: the translation science to population impact (TSci Impact) framework. Prev Sci. 2013 Aug; 14(4):319-51. Spoth R, Rohrbach LA, Greenberg M, Leaf P, Brown CH, Fagan A, Catalano RF, Pentz MA, Sloboda Z, Hawkins JD, . PMID: 23430579.
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    58. Cigarettes, culture, and Korean American emerging adults: an exploratory qualitative study. West J Nurs Res. 2013 Oct; 35(9):1205-21. Huh J, Sami M, Abramova ZS, Spruijt-Metz D, Pentz MA. PMID: 23743507.
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    59. The effects of teacher fidelity of implementation of pathways to health on student outcomes. Eval Health Prof. 2015 Mar; 38(1):21-41. Little MA, Riggs NR, Shin HS, Tate EB, Pentz MA. PMID: 23739725.
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    60. Longitudinal relationships of executive cognitive function and parent influence to child substance use and physical activity. Prev Sci. 2013 Jun; 14(3):229-37. Pentz MA, Riggs NR. PMID: 23345012.
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    61. Momentary assessment of affect, physical feeling states, and physical activity in children. Health Psychol. 2014 Mar; 33(3):255-63. Dunton GF, Huh J, Leventhal AM, Riggs N, Hedeker D, Spruijt-Metz D, Pentz MA. PMID: 23668846.
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    62. Changes in friends' and parental influences on cigarette smoking from early through late adolescence. J Adolesc Health. 2013 Jul; 53(1):132-8. Liao Y, Huang Z, Huh J, Pentz MA, Chou CP. PMID: 23583505.
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    63. Understanding the physical and social contexts of children's nonschool sedentary behavior: an ecological momentary assessment study. J Phys Act Health. 2014 Mar; 11(3):588-95. Liao Y, Intille S, Wolch J, Pentz MA, Dunton GF. PMID: 23493261.
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    64. Locations of joint physical activity in parent-child pairs based on accelerometer and GPS monitoring. Ann Behav Med. 2013 Feb; 45 Suppl 1:S162-72. Dunton GF, Liao Y, Almanza E, Jerrett M, Spruijt-Metz D, Pentz MA. PMID: 23011914.
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    65. Joint physical activity and sedentary behavior in parent-child pairs. Med Sci Sports Exerc. 2012 Aug; 44(8):1473-80. Dunton GF, Liao Y, Almanza E, Jerrett M, Spruijt-Metz D, Chou CP, Pentz MA. PMID: 22367744.
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    66. Does community type moderate the relationship between parent perceptions of the neighborhood and physical activity in children? Am J Health Promot. 2012 Jul-Aug; 26(6):371-80. Durand CP, Dunton GF, Spruijt-Metz D, Pentz MA. PMID: 22747320.
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    67. Children's perceptions of physical activity environments captured through ecological momentary assessment: a validation study. Prev Med. 2012 Aug; 55(2):119-21. Dunton GF, Intille SS, Wolch J, Pentz MA. PMID: 22659225.
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    68. Executive function and latent classes of childhood obesity risk. J Behav Med. 2012 Dec; 35(6):642-50. Riggs NR, Huh J, Chou CP, Spruijt-Metz D, Pentz MA. PMID: 22218938.
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    69. Assessing the social and physical contexts of children's leisure-time physical activity: an ecological momentary assessment study. Am J Health Promot. 2012 Jan-Feb; 26(3):135-42. Dunton GF, Kawabata K, Intille S, Wolch J, Pentz MA. PMID: 22208410.
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    70. Investigating the impact of a smart growth community on the contexts of children's physical activity using Ecological Momentary Assessment. Health Place. 2012 Jan; 18(1):76-84. Dunton GF, Intille SS, Wolch J, Pentz MA. PMID: 22243909.
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    71. High calorie, low nutrient food/beverage intake and video gaming in children as potential signals for addictive behavior. Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2011 12; 8(12):4406-24. Pentz MA, Spruijt-Metz D, Chou CP, Riggs NR. PMID: 22408581.
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    72. Translating evidence based violence and drug use prevention to obesity prevention: development and construction of the pathways program. Health Educ Res. 2012 Apr; 27(2):343-58. Sakuma KL, Riggs NR, Pentz MA. PMID: 21987475.
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    73. A study of community design, greenness, and physical activity in children using satellite, GPS and accelerometer data. Health Place. 2012 Jan; 18(1):46-54. Almanza E, Jerrett M, Dunton G, Seto E, Pentz MA. PMID: 22243906.
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    74. Measuring the meanings of eating in minority youth. Eat Behav. 2011 Dec; 12(4):277-83. McClain AD, Pentz MA, Nguyen-Rodriguez ST, Shin HS, Riggs NR, Spruijt-Metz D. PMID: 22051360.
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    75. Relationships between executive cognitive function and lifetime substance use and obesity-related behaviors in fourth grade youth. Child Neuropsychol. 2012; 18(1):1-11. Riggs NR, Spruijt-Metz D, Chou CP, Pentz MA. PMID: 21480013.
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    76. Investigating ethnic differences in adolescent alcohol use and peer norms using semi-continuous latent growth models. Alcohol Alcohol. 2011 Sep-Oct; 46(5):620-6. Weaver SR, Cheong J, MacKinnon DP, Pentz MA. PMID: 21478496.
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    77. Social Network Status and Depression among Adolescents: An Examination of Social Network Influences and Depressive Symptoms in a Chinese Sample. Res Hum Dev. 2011; 8(1):67-88. Okamoto J, Johnson CA, Leventhal A, Milam J, Pentz MA, Schwartz D, Valente TW. PMID: 23226988.
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    78. Psychometrics of the Eating in Emotional Situations Questionnaire (EESQ) among low-income Latino elementary-school children. Eat Behav. 2011 Apr; 12(2):156-9. Rollins BY, Riggs NR, Spruijt-Metz D, McClain AD, Chou CP, Pentz MA. PMID: 21385647.
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    79. Physical and social contextual influences on children's leisure-time physical activity: an ecological momentary assessment study. J Phys Act Health. 2011 Jan; 8 Suppl 1:S103-8. Dunton GF, Liao Y, Intille S, Wolch J, Pentz MA. PMID: 21350250.
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    80. Investigating children's physical activity and sedentary behavior using ecological momentary assessment with mobile phones. Obesity (Silver Spring). 2011 Jun; 19(6):1205-12. Dunton GF, Liao Y, Intille SS, Spruijt-Metz D, Pentz M. PMID: 21164502.
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    81. Initial Status in Growth Curve Modeling for Randomized Trials. J Drug Issues. 2010 Dec; 40(1):155-172. Chou CP, Chi F, Weisner C, Pentz M, Hser YI. PMID: 21572585.
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    82. Identifying patterns of eating and physical activity in children: a latent class analysis of obesity risk. Obesity (Silver Spring). 2011 Mar; 19(3):652-8. Huh J, Riggs NR, Spruijt-Metz D, Chou CP, Huang Z, Pentz M. PMID: 20930718.
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    83. Tobacco use moderates the association between major depression and obesity. Health Psychol. 2010 Sep; 29(5):521-8. Leventhal AM, Mickens L, Dunton GF, Sussman S, Riggs NR, Pentz MA. PMID: 20836607.
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    84. Executive cognitive function and food intake in children. J Nutr Educ Behav. 2010 Nov-Dec; 42(6):398-403. Riggs NR, Spruijt-Metz D, Sakuma KL, Chou CP, Pentz MA. PMID: 20719568.
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    85. Cognitive behavioral theories used to explain injection risk behavior among injection drug users: a review and suggestions for the integration of cognitive and environmental models. Health Educ Behav. 2010 Aug; 37(4):504-32. Wagner KD, Unger JB, Bluthenthal RN, Andreeva VA, Pentz MA. PMID: 20705809.
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    86. Executive cognitive function as a correlate and predictor of child food intake and physical activity. Child Neuropsychol. 2010; 16(3):279-92. Riggs N, Chou CP, Spruijt-Metz D, Pentz MA. PMID: 20234954.
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    87. NETWORK STRUCTURAL INFLUENCES ON THE ADOPTION OF EVIDENCE-BASED PREVENTION IN COMMUNITIES. J Community Psychol. 2009 Sep; 37(7):830-845. Fujimoto K, Volente TW, Pentz MA. PMID: 28883667.
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    88. Preventing growth in amphetamine use: long-term effects of the Midwestern Prevention Project (MPP) from early adolescence to early adulthood. Addiction. 2009 Oct; 104(10):1691-9. Riggs NR, Chou CP, Pentz MA. PMID: 19681799.
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    89. Early adolescent alcohol use and sexual experience by emerging adulthood: a 10-year longitudinal investigation. J Adolesc Health. 2009 Nov; 45(5):478-82. Strachman A, Impett EA, Henson JM, Pentz MA. PMID: 19837354.
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    90. Long-term effects of adolescent marijuana use prevention on adult mental health services utilization: the midwestern prevention project. Subst Use Misuse. 2009; 44(5):616-31. Riggs NR, Pentz MA. PMID: 19360536.
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    91. Protecting against intergenerational problem behavior: mediational effects of prevented marijuana use on second-generation parent-child relationships and child impulsivity. Drug Alcohol Depend. 2009 Feb 01; 100(1-2):153-60. Riggs NR, Chou CP, Pentz MA. PMID: 19036535.
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    92. Trajectories of peer social influences as long-term predictors of drug use from early through late adolescence. J Youth Adolesc. 2009 Mar; 38(3):454-65. Duan L, Chou CP, Andreeva VA, Pentz MA. PMID: 19636757.
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    93. Time to re-examine old definitions of nicotine dependence. Nicotine Tob Res. 2008 Jun; 10(6):1109-11. DiFranza JR, Riggs N, Ann Pentz M. PMID: 18584475.
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    94. Promoting community coalition functioning: effects of Project STEP. Prev Sci. 2008 Jun; 9(2):63-72. Riggs NR, Nakawatase M, Pentz MA. PMID: 18483859.
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    95. Early cigarette use and psychological distress as predictors of obesity risk in adulthood. Nicotine Tob Res. 2008 Feb; 10(2):325-35. Jasuja GK, Chou CP, Riggs NR, Pentz MA. PMID: 18236297.
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    96. Adolescent to emerging adulthood smoking trajectories: when do smoking trajectories diverge, and do they predict early adulthood nicotine dependence? Nicotine Tob Res. 2007 Nov; 9(11):1147-54. Riggs NR, Chou CP, Li C, Pentz MA. PMID: 17978988.
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    97. Breast cancer among immigrants: a systematic review and new research directions. J Immigr Minor Health. 2007 Oct; 9(4):307-22. Andreeva VA, Unger JB, Pentz MA. PMID: 17431785.
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    98. Preventing risk for obesity by promoting self-regulation and decision-making skills: pilot results from the PATHWAYS to health program (PATHWAYS). Eval Rev. 2007 Jun; 31(3):287-310. Riggs NR, Sakuma KL, Pentz MA. PMID: 17478630.
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    99. Community coalitions as a system: effects of network change on adoption of evidence-based substance abuse prevention. Am J Public Health. 2007 May; 97(5):880-6. Valente TW, Chou CP, Pentz MA. PMID: 17329667.
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    100. Utility of the theory of reasoned action and theory of planned behavior for predicting Chinese adolescent smoking. Addict Behav. 2007 May; 32(5):1066-81. Guo Q, Johnson CA, Unger JB, Lee L, Xie B, Chou CP, Palmer PH, Sun P, Gallaher P, Pentz M. PMID: 16934414.
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    101. Parent program component analysis in a drug abuse prevention trial. J Adolesc Health. 2006 Jul; 39(1):66-72. Riggs NR, Elfenbaum P, Pentz MA. PMID: 16781963.
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    102. Misuse of "study drugs:" prevalence, consequences, and implications for policy. Subst Abuse Treat Prev Policy. 2006 Jun 09; 1:15. Sussman S, Pentz MA, Spruijt-Metz D, Miller T. PMID: 16764722.
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    103. Translation in tobacco and drug abuse prevention research. Eval Health Prof. 2006 Jun; 29(2):246-71. Pentz MA, Jasuja GK, Rohrbach LA, Sussman S, Bardo MT. PMID: 16645186.
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    104. The mediational role of neurocognition in the behavioral outcomes of a social-emotional prevention program in elementary school students: effects of the PATHS Curriculum. Prev Sci. 2006 Mar; 7(1):91-102. Riggs NR, Greenberg MT, Kusché CA, Pentz MA. PMID: 16572300.
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    105. Translation in the health professions: converting science into action. Eval Health Prof. 2006 Mar; 29(1):7-32. Sussman S, Valente TW, Rohrbach LA, Skara S, Pentz MA. PMID: 16510878.
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    106. Motivational interviewing with adolescents and young adults for drug-related problems. Int J Adolesc Med Health. 2006 Jan-Mar; 18(1):53-67. Grenard JL, Ames SL, Pentz MA, Sussman S. PMID: 16639859.
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    107. Form follows function: designs for prevention effectiveness and diffusion research. Prev Sci. 2004 Mar; 5(1):23-9. Pentz MA. PMID: 15058909.
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    108. Political science, public policy, and drug use prevention. Subst Use Misuse. 2004; 39(10-12):1821-65. Pentz MA, Mares D, Schinke S, Rohrbach LA. PMID: 15587952.
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    109. A critical unresolved issue in transdisciplinary prevention research. Subst Use Misuse. 2004; 39(10-12):2079-80. Pentz MA. PMID: 15587962.
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    110. A transdisciplinary focus on drug abuse prevention: an introduction. Subst Use Misuse. 2004; 39(10-12):1441-56. Sussman S, Stacy AW, Johnson CA, Pentz MA, Robertson E. PMID: 15587943.
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    111. Parallel developmental trajectories of sensation seeking and regular substance use in adolescents. Psychol Addict Behav. 2003 Sep; 17(3):179-92. Crawford AM, Pentz MA, Chou CP, Li C, Dwyer JH. PMID: 14498812.
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    112. Evidence-based prevention: characteristics, impact, and future direction. J Psychoactive Drugs. 2003 May; 35 Suppl 1:143-52. Pentz MA. PMID: 12825757.
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    113. Motivation in tobacco use cessation research. Subst Use Misuse. 2003 Jan; 38(1):25-50. Nezami E, Sussman S, Pentz MA. PMID: 12602805.
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    114. Parental substance use as a modifier of adolescent substance use risk. Addiction. 2002 Dec; 97(12):1537-50. Li C, Pentz MA, Chou CP. PMID: 12472638.
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