Academic Title
Major Area(s) of Study
Associate Adjunct Professor UCSD Behavioral Medicine
Address 619-855-7932 University of California, San Diego / Department of Psychiatry / 9500 Gilman Drive / La Jolla, CA 92093
Graduate Institution

University of Rhode Island

Research Description

My research has focused on developing tailored and targeted ehealth interventions for nicotine cessation and health behaviors.

Representative Publications
  • Krebs P, Sherman SE, Wilson H, El-Shahawy O, Abroms L, Zhao X, Nahvi S, Shelley D. (2020). ‘Text2Connect: a health system approach to engage tobacco users in quitline cessation services via text messaging’. Trans Behav Med, 10(1):292-301 PMID: 32011721.

  • Krebs P, Rogers ES, Greenspan A, Goldfeld K, Lei L, Ostroff J, Garrett BE, Momin B, Henley J. (2019). Utility of using cancer registry data to identify patients for tobacco treatment trials. J Registry Mang, 46(2). PMID: 32010425.

  • Krebs P, Burkhalter J, Fiske J, Snow B, Schofield E, Iocolano M, Haque N, Borderud S, Ostroff JS. (2019). The QuitIT coping skills game for promoting tobacco cessation among smokers diagnosed with cancer: Pilot randomized controlled trial. J Med Internet Res, 7(1). PMID: 30632971.


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