Professor and Director of the Survey Research Center
Velicer, WF, Fava, JL, Ruggiero, L, Laforge, RG, & Rossi, JS.
Counselor and Stimulus Control Enhancements of a Stage-Matched System
Intervention for Smokers in a Managed Care Setting. Preventive
Medicine, 2001: 32:23-32
Laforge, RG. & Rossi, JS. Short Form of a Situational Temptation
Scale for Heavy Episodic Drinking. Journal of Substance Abuse,
Prochaska, JO. Fava, JL, Rossi, JS., Redding, CS, Laforge, RG.,
Robbins, ML. Using the Transtheoretical Model for Population based
Approaches to Health Promotion and Disease Prevention. Homeostasis
in Health and Disease, 2000: 40(5); 174-195.
Laforge, RG., Rossi, JS. & O'Hare, T. The College Alcohol
Problems Scale. Addictive Behaviors. 26: 385-398, 2000.
Emmons, KM, Klar, N, Fava, JF, Laforge, RG, and Abrams,
DB..Challenges to improving the impact of worksite cancer prevention
programs: comparing reach, enrollment, and attrition using active and
passive recruitment strategies. Annals of Behavioral Medicine;
(in Press), 2002.
RG, Velicer, WF & Richmond, R. Stage Distributions for Five Health
Behaviors in the USA & Australia. Preventive Medicine, 1999;
RG, Rossi, JR, Prochaska, JO., Velicer, WF, Levesque, DA, & McHorney,
CA. Stage of Regular Exercise and Health Related Quality of Life.
Preventive Medicine, 1999;28:349-360.
Velicer, WF, Prochaska, JO., Fava, J., Laforge, RG., & Rossi, J.
Interactive versus Non-interactive Interventions and Dose-Response
Relationships for Stage Matched Smoking Cessation Programs in a Managed
Care Setting. Health Psychology, 1999; 18(1):1-8.
Burbank, P, Padula, C, Dufresne, R Rossi, JS Prochaska, JO, Velicer, W,
& Laforge, RG. Stages of Change Across Ten Health Risk Behaviors
for Older Adults (In Press) The Gerontologist, 1999; 139(4):
Gomes, SO, Cottrill,SD, Furman, A, Wood, MD Prochaska, JO, Velicer Wf,
Rossi, , J S. Redding CA. Baseline Results of Proactive Telephone
Recruitment of College Drinkers in the College-Based Alcohol Risk
Reduction (C-BARR) Trial. Alcoholism :Clinical and Experimental
Research, 25(5): xx..[Abstract] Research Society on Alcohol, Denver,
Laforge, RG. Invited Speaker and Panel Participant, NIAAA Research
Work Group on Alcohol Problems among College Students, July, 2000.
Harlow, LL, Redding, CA & Laforge, RG. Longitudinal change in
stage of change for condom use in women. Am. J. Health Promotion,
1998;13 (1), 19-25.
Velicer WF., Levesque DA., Fava ,JL. Hill, DJ, Schofield, P., Fan, D.,
De Vries, H., Shisana, WO, Conner, M. Measuring Support for Tobacco
Control in selected areas of Six Countries. Tobacco Control: An
International Journal, 1998: 7:241-246.
Laforge, RG, Blaise, L, Pallonen, U., Prochaska, JO, Botello, R.
Public Health and the Science of Behavior Change. Current Issues in
Public Health, 1996;2:18-25.
RG., Greene, GW., & Prochaska, JO. Psycho-Social Factors Influencing
Low Fruit and Vegetable Consumption", Journal of Behavioral Medicine,
1994 ;17(4): 361-374.
S. Noar, L. Maurillo, S. Gomes & S. Cottrill Construct Validity of a
measure of Readiness to change Heavy Episodic “Binge” Drinking in a
General Population of Adults. Alcoholism :Clinical and Experimental
Research, 24(5): 113A..[Abstract] Research Society on Alcohol,
Denver, June 2000.
Stout, R., Laforge, RG., Zywiak, W. Substance Abuse Case
Identification, Medical Utilization and Case Monitoring, In Smith, W.
(Chair) Alcohol Services Research in the HMO Setting. Presented at the
Association for Health Services Research. Washington DC, June 1998.
Maddock, J., & Rossi, JS. (1998) Comparison of five stage methods for
alcohol abuse among college students. Annals of Behavioral Medicine,
20, S170 (Abstract).
Laforge, RG, Levesque, DA, & Fava, JL. The Development and
Initial Validation of the Smoking Policy Inventory, Tobacco
Control: 1994 ;3: 347-355
Nirenberg, TD., Lewis, DC, Murphy, JB. Problem Drinking, Gender and
Stressful Life Events Among Hospitalized Elderly Drinkers, Behavior,
Health and Aging, 1993; l3(2):103-112.
Opal, SM., Potter-Bynoe, G., Laforge, RG., Furtado, G., Victor
G., Medeiros, AA. Emergence and Nosocomial Transmission of Ampicillin-Resistant
Enterococci Anti-microbial Agents and Chemotherapy,
Laforge, RG, Spector, WD., and Sternberg, J. The Relationship
Between Vision and Hearing Impairment to One-Year Mortality and
Functional Decline Journal of Aging and Health,
Mignon, S., "Alcohol Use and Alcohol Problems among the Elderly",
Rhode Island Medicine, 1993;76(1):21-26 .
Williams, GD, Dufour, M. "Alcohol Consumption, Gender and Self-reported
Hypertension. Drug and Alcohol Dependence, 1990;26 (3): 235-249.
Williams, GD., Harford, TC., Parker, DA. "Alcoholic Beverage Type,
Recall Period Effects and Functional Disability: Evidence from the 1983
NHIS." Drug and Alcohol Dependence, 1990;25 (3):257-272.
Laforge, RG., Sawchenko, P., Fraser, J., Pytko, D. Cool water's
suppression of water intake: Persistence across deprivation conditions,
ages, sexes, and osmolarities. Physiol. Behav 1977;18(6):
RG. Misplaced Priorities: A History of Federal Alcohol
Regulation and Public Health Policy. Dissertation submitted
to the Department of Health Policy and Management of The Johns Hopkins
University School of Hygiene and Public Health, January 1987.