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Judith Prochaska

Academic Appointments

  • Associate Professor of Medicine (Stanford Prevention Research Center)

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Contact Information

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    Personal Information
    Email Tel (650) 724-3608
    Alternate Contact
    Marci Palacios Tel Work 650-725-5465


Academic Appointments

Honors and Awards

  • Jarvik-Russell New Investigator Award, Society for Research on Nicotine and Tobacco (2007)
  • Outstanding Early Career Investigator Award, NIDA's Division of Clinical Neuroscience & Behavioral Research (2009)
  • Mentor of the Year, Bay Area Clinical Research Symposium (2011)

Professional Education

BA: Duke University, Psychology (1995)
MPH: SDSU, Health Promotion (2001)
PhD: UCSD/SDSU, Clinical Psychology (2002)

Community and International Work

Research & Scholarship

Current Research and Scholarly Interests

My research program focuses on developing effective treatments for tobacco dependence and other leading risk factors (e.g., sedentary behavior, obesity, stress and distress), with a focus on complex and multi-problem groups including people with serious mental illness, alcohol and drug problems, and heart disease, the unemployed, and homeless.




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