Kathleen M Lenk

Summary

Affiliation: University of Minnesota
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Likelihood of illegal alcohol sales at professional sport stadiums
    Traci L Toomey
    University of Minnesota, School of Public Health, Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55454, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 32:1859-64. 2008
  2. pmc State and local law enforcement agency efforts to prevent sales to obviously intoxicated patrons
    Kathleen M Lenk
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, 1300 S Second St Suite 300, Minneapolis, MN, 55454, USA
    J Community Health 39:339-48. 2014
  3. doi request reprint Screening services for alcohol misuse and abuse at four-year colleges in the U.S
    Kathleen M Lenk
    University of Minnesota School of Public Health, Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 43:352-8. 2012
  4. pmc Cigarette use among young adults: comparisons between 2-year college students, 4-year college students, and those not in college
    Kathleen Lenk
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    J Am Coll Health 60:303-8. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Alcohol policies and practices among four-year colleges in the United States: prevalence and patterns
    Kathleen M Lenk
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 73:361-7. 2012
  6. pmc Characterizing and comparing young adult intermittent and daily smokers
    Kathleen M Lenk
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 44:2128-40. 2009
  7. pmc Alcohol control policies and practices at professional sports stadiums
    Kathleen M Lenk
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Public Health Rep 125:665-73. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Characterizing college systems for addressing student alcohol use: latent class analysis of U.S. four-year colleges
    Traci L Toomey
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55454, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 74:777-86. 2013
  9. pmc The association between density of alcohol establishments and violent crime within urban neighborhoods
    Traci L Toomey
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, 55454, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 36:1468-73. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Student drinking at U.S. college sports events
    Toben F Nelson
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 45:1861-73. 2010

Detail Information

Publications28

  1. doi request reprint Likelihood of illegal alcohol sales at professional sport stadiums
    Traci L Toomey
    University of Minnesota, School of Public Health, Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55454, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 32:1859-64. 2008
    ....
  2. pmc State and local law enforcement agency efforts to prevent sales to obviously intoxicated patrons
    Kathleen M Lenk
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, 1300 S Second St Suite 300, Minneapolis, MN, 55454, USA
    J Community Health 39:339-48. 2014
    ..Enforcement of laws prohibiting alcohol sales to obviously intoxicated patrons is an underutilized strategy to reduce alcohol-related problems, especially among local law enforcement agencies...
  3. doi request reprint Screening services for alcohol misuse and abuse at four-year colleges in the U.S
    Kathleen M Lenk
    University of Minnesota School of Public Health, Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 43:352-8. 2012
    ..Although most colleges had many alcohol misuse/abuse screening components in place, more than one third show need for improvement in how, where, and when screening is conducted...
  4. pmc Cigarette use among young adults: comparisons between 2-year college students, 4-year college students, and those not in college
    Kathleen Lenk
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    J Am Coll Health 60:303-8. 2012
    ..To examine cigarette smoking among young adults based on education status...
  5. ncbi request reprint Alcohol policies and practices among four-year colleges in the United States: prevalence and patterns
    Kathleen M Lenk
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 73:361-7. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess the prevalence of college alcohol policies and practices and to identify patterns of policies/practices across colleges...
  6. pmc Characterizing and comparing young adult intermittent and daily smokers
    Kathleen M Lenk
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 44:2128-40. 2009
    ..Daily smokers were more likely to feel addicted and have trouble quitting smoking than high intermittent smokers. Implications, limitations, and ideas for future studies will be discussed...
  7. pmc Alcohol control policies and practices at professional sports stadiums
    Kathleen M Lenk
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Public Health Rep 125:665-73. 2010
    ..An important strategy to reduce such problems may be the use of alcohol control policies at sports stadiums. The objective of this study was to examine alcohol control policies and practices at professional sports stadiums in the U.S...
  8. ncbi request reprint Characterizing college systems for addressing student alcohol use: latent class analysis of U.S. four-year colleges
    Traci L Toomey
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55454, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 74:777-86. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess the status and integration of college systems to address student alcohol use...
  9. pmc The association between density of alcohol establishments and violent crime within urban neighborhoods
    Traci L Toomey
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, 55454, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 36:1468-73. 2012
    ..g., bars, restaurants) versus off-premise establishments (e.g., liquor and convenience stores)...
  10. doi request reprint Student drinking at U.S. college sports events
    Toben F Nelson
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 45:1861-73. 2010
    ..Future research should evaluate whether enacting policy restrictions can reduce drinking and related problems at intercollegiate sports events...
  11. pmc Is the density of alcohol establishments related to nonviolent crime?
    Traci L Toomey
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55454, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 73:21-5. 2012
    ..We examined the associations between the density of alcohol establishments and five types of nonviolent crime across urban neighborhoods...
  12. doi request reprint A randomized trial to evaluate a management training program to prevent illegal alcohol sales
    Traci L Toomey
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis 55454, USA
    Addiction 103:405-13; discussion 414-5. 2008
    ....
  13. ncbi request reprint Propensity for obtaining alcohol through shoulder tapping
    Traci L Toomey
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 31:1218-23. 2007
    ....
  14. ncbi request reprint Environmental policies to reduce college drinking: an update of research findings
    Traci L Toomey
    University of Minnesota, School of Public Health, Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, 1300 South Second Street, Suite 300, Minneapolis, MN 55454 1015, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 68:208-19. 2007
    ..The present article summarizes recent research on the effects of environmental policies and strategies affecting college students...
  15. ncbi request reprint Where do underage college students get alcohol?
    Lindsey E A Fabian
    University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, USA
    J Drug Educ 38:15-26. 2008
    ..Our results provide updated information on the various sources of alcohol and associated issues among underage college students...
  16. doi request reprint Implementation of NIAAA College Drinking Task Force recommendations: how are colleges doing 6 years later?
    Toben F Nelson
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55454, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 34:1687-93. 2010
    ....
  17. doi request reprint Can we assess blood alcohol levels of attendees leaving professional sporting events?
    Darin J Erickson
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55454, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 35:689-94. 2011
    ..We measured blood alcohol content (BAC) levels of attendees at professional sporting events and assessed the factors associated with higher BACs...
  18. doi request reprint Propensity for illegal alcohol sales to underage youth in Chicago
    Traci L Toomey
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55454 1015, USA
    J Community Health 33:134-8. 2008
    ....
  19. pmc Do cigarette prices vary by brand, neighborhood, and store characteristics?
    Traci L Toomey
    University of Minnesota, Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Public Health Rep 124:535-40. 2009
    ..We assessed the price variability of cigarettes by brand, neighborhood characteristics (racial/ethnic and youth composition, number of schools, and number of stores), and store type...
  20. ncbi request reprint Enforcing alcohol policies on college campuses: reports from college enforcement officials
    Traci L Toomey
    University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, USA
    J Drug Educ 41:327-44. 2011
    ..Large colleges and public colleges tended to report greater enforcement levels. While many campuses report proactive alcohol enforcement, several areas of improvement in alcohol enforcement at colleges are indicated...
  21. pmc Smoke-free laws in bars and restaurants: does support among teens and young adults change after a statewide smoke-free law?
    Lindsey E A Fabian
    University of Minnesota, Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Public Health Rep 126:669-76. 2011
    ..We assessed changes in levels of support for smoke-free bars and restaurants among teens and young adults before and after implementation of a statewide smoke-free law...
  22. ncbi request reprint Influencing alcohol control policies and practices at community festivals
    Traci L Toomey
    University of Minnesota, Division of Epidemiology, Minneapolis 55454, USA
    J Drug Educ 36:15-32. 2006
    ..Future research should assess effects of the interventions on alcohol-related problems and effects of enforcement interventions...
  23. pmc Current use of underage alcohol compliance checks by enforcement agencies in the United States
    Darin J Erickson
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 38:1712-9. 2014
    ..Compliance checks conducted by law enforcement agents can significantly reduce the likelihood of illegal alcohol sales to underage individuals, but these checks need to be conducted using optimal methods to maintain effectiveness...
  24. doi request reprint The age-21 minimum legal drinking age: a case study linking past and current debates
    Traci L Toomey
    The University of Minnesota, School of Public Health, Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Addiction 104:1958-65. 2009
    ..A new movement has arisen to again lower the MLDA in the U.S. Aim The aim is to discuss this current MLDA debate within the context of the long history of the U.S. MLDA...
  25. pmc Propensity of alcohol establishments to sell to obviously intoxicated patrons
    Kathleen M Lenk
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 30:1194-9. 2006
    ....
  26. ncbi request reprint Latent classes of young adults based on use of multiple types of tobacco and nicotine products
    Darin J Erickson
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN
    Nicotine Tob Res 16:1056-62. 2014
    ..Use of these products among young adults is of particular interest given that experimentation with new products is common in young adulthood...
  27. ncbi request reprint Illegal alcohol sales to obviously intoxicated patrons at licensed establishments
    Traci L Toomey
    School of Public Health, Division of Epidemiology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 28:769-74. 2004
    ..Another goal was to assess whether server and/or establishment characteristics were related to the likelihood of illegal sales. Results may inform future interventions to reduce illegal alcohol sales at licensed alcohol establishments...
  28. pmc A review of environmental-based community interventions
    Traci L Toomey
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health in the School of Public Health at the University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota
    Alcohol Res Health 34:163-6. 2011
    ..Despite the progress made, additional questions still need to be addressed in future research to maximize the benefits associated with environmental-based community interventions...