Through the Center’s Office of Research and Evaluation, we prioritize the importance of conducting relevant and meaningful research to advance understanding of tobacco use, nicotine dependence, and treatment interventions within the field of tobacco control. As such, we wanted to share with you a few recent examples of the work the Center and its colleagues have produced to inform the evidence base and ensure the work we are doing produces impactful results.

Allen AM, Yuan NP, Wertheim BC, Krupski L, Bell ML, Nair U. Gender differences in utilization of services and tobacco cessation outcomes at a state quitline. Transl Behav Med. Published online August 7, 2018. doi:10.1093/tbm/iby083
Brady BR, Crane TE, O’Connor PA, Nair US, Yuan NP. Electronic cigarette use and tobacco cessation in a state-based quitline. Journal of Smoking Cessation. 2019;14(3):176-185. doi:10.1017/ jsc.2019.2
Brady BR, De La Rosa JS, Nair US, Leischow SJ. Electronic Cigarette Policy Recommendations: A Scoping Review. Am J Health Behav. 2019;43(1):88-104. doi:10.5993/AJHB.43.1.8
Brady BR, Nair US, Gerald JK, Yuan NP, Krupski LA, Thomson CA. Higher quality quit-date goal-setting enhances quit attempts among quitline callers. Tob Prev Cessation. 2019;5(June). doi:10.18332/tpc/109537
Brady BR, Martz M., Grogg TM., O’Connor P, Nair US. MedicaidInsured Client Characteristics and Quit Outcomes at The Arizona Smokers’ Helpline. Journal of Behavioral Health Services & Research. 2021;4(May). doi: 10.1007/s11414-021-09756-2
Jung AM, Schweers N, Bell ML, Nair U, Yuan NP. Tobacco Use Cessation Among Quitline Callers Who Implemented Complete Home Smoking Bans During the Quitting Process. Prev Chronic Dis. 2017;14. doi:10.5888/pcd14.170139
Lent AB, O’Connor PA, Reikowsky RC, Nair US, Bell ML. Quit outcomes among clients ineligible for cessation medication through the state quitline: a retrospective, observational study. BMC Public Health. 2018;18(1):1001. doi:10.1186/s12889-018- 5923-6
Martz, M. & Tanniru, M. (2019). A Proposed Architecture to Sustain Public-Private Partnership - The Case of the Arizona ASHLine. In J. Khuntia, X. Ning, & M. Tanniru, Theory and Practice of Business Intelligence in Healthcare (pp. 185-199). IGI Global
Nair US, Bell ML, Yuan NP, Wertheim BC, Thomson CA. Associations Between Comorbid Health Conditions and Quit Outcomes Among Smokers Enrolled in a State Quitline, Arizona, 2011-2016. Public Health Rep. 2018;133(2):200-206. doi:10.1177/0033354918764903
Nair US, Brady BR, O’Connor PA, Bell ML. Factors Predicting Client Re-Enrollment in Tobacco Cessation Services in a State Quitline. Prev Chronic Dis. 2018;15. doi:10.5888/pcd15.180144
Nair US, Rabe B, Brady BR, Bell ML. Predictors of client retention in a state-based tobacco quitline. Journal of Smoking Cessation. Published online 2020:1-9. doi:10.1017/jsc.2020.10
Nair US, Reikowsky RC, Wertheim BC, Thomson CA, Gordon JS. Quit Outcomes and Program Utilization by Mode of Entry Among Clients Enrolling in a Quitline. Am J Health Promot. Published online January 1, 2018:890117117749366. doi:10.1177/0890117117749366
Yuan NP, Nair US, Crane TE, Krupski L, Collins BN, Bell ML. Impact of changes in home smoking bans on tobacco cessation among quitline callers. Health Educ Res. 2019;34(3):345-355. doi:10.1093/her/cyz008
Yuan NP, Schultz JL, Nair US, Bell ML. Predictors of Tobacco Cessation Among American Indian/Alaska Native Adults Enrolled in a State Quitline. Subst Use Misuse. 2020;55(3):452- 459. doi:10.1080/10826084.2019.1683204