Dennis Thombs

Summary

Affiliation: University of Florida
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Event-specific analyses of poly-drug abuse and concomitant risk behavior in a college bar district in Florida
    Dennis L Thombs
    The Department of Behavioral Science and Community Health, The University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, USA
    J Am Coll Health 57:575-85. 2009
  2. pmc Undergraduate drinking and academic performance: a prospective investigation with objective measures
    Dennis L Thombs
    Department of Behavioral Science and Community Health, University of Florida, Gainesville, 32610 0175, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 70:776-85. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Event-level analyses of energy drink consumption and alcohol intoxication in bar patrons
    Dennis L Thombs
    Department of Behavioral Science and Community Health, University of Florida, Gainesville, 32610 0175, USA
    Addict Behav 35:325-30. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint A field study of bar-sponsored drink specials and their associations with patron intoxication
    Dennis L Thombs
    Department of Behavioral Science and Community Health, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida 32610 0175, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 70:206-14. 2009
  5. doi request reprint 5-HTTLPR genotype and associations with intoxication and intention to drive: results from a field study of bar patrons
    Dennis L Thombs
    Department of Behavioral Science and Community Health, University of Florida, Gainesville, 32610 0175, USA
    Addict Biol 16:133-41. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Relationships between drinking onset, alcohol use intensity, and nighttime risk behaviors in a college bar district
    Dennis L Thombs
    Department of Behavioral Science and Community Health, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 35:421-8. 2009
  7. pmc Efficacy of a brief image-based multiple-behavior intervention for college students
    Chudley E Werch
    University of Florida, Jacksonville, FL, USA
    Ann Behav Med 36:149-57. 2008
  8. pmc Are effects from a brief multiple behavior intervention for college students sustained over time?
    Chudley E Chad Werch
    Addictive and Health Behaviors Research Institute, Department of Health Education and Behavior, University of Florida, Jacksonville, FL 32256, USA
    Prev Med 50:30-4. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Brief integrative multiple behavior intervention effects and mediators for adolescents
    Chudley E Werch
    Addictive and Health Behaviors Research Institute, Department of Health Education and Behavior, University of Florida, 7800 Belfort Pkwy, Suite 270, Jacksonville, FL 32256, USA
    J Behav Med 34:3-12. 2011
  10. pmc Brief multiple behavior health interventions for older adolescents
    Chudley E Werch
    Addictive and Health Behaviors Research Institute, Department of Health Education and Behavior, University of Florida, 7800 Belfort Parkway, Suite 270, Jacksonville, FL 32256, USA
    Am J Health Promot 23:92-6. 2008

Research Grants

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Publications18

  1. doi request reprint Event-specific analyses of poly-drug abuse and concomitant risk behavior in a college bar district in Florida
    Dennis L Thombs
    The Department of Behavioral Science and Community Health, The University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, USA
    J Am Coll Health 57:575-85. 2009
    ..The authors describe the epidemiology of risk behavior associated with poly-drug use in a college bar district of a large campus community...
  2. pmc Undergraduate drinking and academic performance: a prospective investigation with objective measures
    Dennis L Thombs
    Department of Behavioral Science and Community Health, University of Florida, Gainesville, 32610 0175, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 70:776-85. 2009
    ..This study was designed to address weaknesses of the past research by relying on objective measures of both drinking and academic performance...
  3. doi request reprint Event-level analyses of energy drink consumption and alcohol intoxication in bar patrons
    Dennis L Thombs
    Department of Behavioral Science and Community Health, University of Florida, Gainesville, 32610 0175, USA
    Addict Behav 35:325-30. 2010
    ..To assess event-level associations between energy drink consumption, alcohol intoxication, and intention to drive a motor vehicle in patrons exiting bars at night...
  4. ncbi request reprint A field study of bar-sponsored drink specials and their associations with patron intoxication
    Dennis L Thombs
    Department of Behavioral Science and Community Health, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida 32610 0175, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 70:206-14. 2009
    ..The study examined associations between bar-sponsored drink specials and alcohol intoxication at the patron level...
  5. doi request reprint 5-HTTLPR genotype and associations with intoxication and intention to drive: results from a field study of bar patrons
    Dennis L Thombs
    Department of Behavioral Science and Community Health, University of Florida, Gainesville, 32610 0175, USA
    Addict Biol 16:133-41. 2011
    ..The 5-HTTLPR genotype may play an important role in the etiology of problems associated with on-premise drinking establishments...
  6. doi request reprint Relationships between drinking onset, alcohol use intensity, and nighttime risk behaviors in a college bar district
    Dennis L Thombs
    Department of Behavioral Science and Community Health, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 35:421-8. 2009
    ..To identify antecedents of risk behavior events in college bar patrons...
  7. pmc Efficacy of a brief image-based multiple-behavior intervention for college students
    Chudley E Werch
    University of Florida, Jacksonville, FL, USA
    Ann Behav Med 36:149-57. 2008
    ..Epidemiologic data indicate most adolescents and adults experience multiple, simultaneous risk behaviors...
  8. pmc Are effects from a brief multiple behavior intervention for college students sustained over time?
    Chudley E Chad Werch
    Addictive and Health Behaviors Research Institute, Department of Health Education and Behavior, University of Florida, Jacksonville, FL 32256, USA
    Prev Med 50:30-4. 2010
    ..This study examined whether 3-month outcomes of a brief image-based multiple behavior intervention on health habits and health-related quality of life of college students were sustained at 12-month follow-up without further intervention...
  9. doi request reprint Brief integrative multiple behavior intervention effects and mediators for adolescents
    Chudley E Werch
    Addictive and Health Behaviors Research Institute, Department of Health Education and Behavior, University of Florida, 7800 Belfort Pkwy, Suite 270, Jacksonville, FL 32256, USA
    J Behav Med 34:3-12. 2011
    ..Findings suggest that the brief intervention resulted in health risk and promoting behavior improvements for adolescents, with outcomes mediated by several risk factors...
  10. pmc Brief multiple behavior health interventions for older adolescents
    Chudley E Werch
    Addictive and Health Behaviors Research Institute, Department of Health Education and Behavior, University of Florida, 7800 Belfort Parkway, Suite 270, Jacksonville, FL 32256, USA
    Am J Health Promot 23:92-6. 2008
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  11. pmc A brief image-based prevention intervention for adolescents
    Chudley E Chad Werch
    Addictive and Health Behaviors Research Institute, Department of Health Education and Behavior, University of Florida, 7800 Belfort Parkway, Suite 270, Jacksonville, FL 32256, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 24:170-5. 2010
    ..32-0.43, ps < .01). This study suggests that brief image-based messages may increase health behavior goal setting and reduce substance use, particularly among drug-using older adolescents...
  12. doi request reprint An exploratory study of bar and nightclub expectancies
    Jennifer Reingle
    The Department of Epidemiology and Health Policy Research, The University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, USA
    J Am Coll Health 57:629-37. 2009
    ..The authors identified the principal components of bar and nightclub expectancy in college students and the associations between these factors and the risk behavior of night-clubbing...
  13. ncbi request reprint Drink specials and the intoxication levels of patrons exiting college bars
    Dennis L Thombs
    Department of Health Education and Behavior, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32611 8210, USA
    Am J Health Behav 32:411-9. 2008
    ..To determine whether drink specials independently increase patrons' risk of achieving a high level of intoxication upon exiting drinking establishments...
  14. ncbi request reprint Outcomes of a technology-based social norms intervention to deter alcohol use in freshman residence halls
    Dennis L Thombs
    Department of Health Education and Behavior, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32611 8210, USA
    J Am Coll Health 55:325-32. 2007
    ..The authors tested a prototype intervention designed to deter alcohol use in residence halls...
  15. doi request reprint Carbon monoxide levels among patrons of hookah cafes
    Tracey E Barnett
    Department of Behavioral Science and Community Health, College of Public Health and Health Professions, University of Florida, 101 S Newell Drive, Gainesville, FL 32611, USA
    Am J Prev Med 40:324-8. 2011
    ..In Florida, smoking is prohibited in public places under the Florida Clean Indoor Act but permitted in establishments that have less than 10% gross revenue from food...
  16. doi request reprint Alcohol price and intoxication in college bars
    Ryan J O'Mara
    Department of Health Education and Behavior, University of Florida, FL 32611 8210, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 33:1973-80. 2009
    ..Therefore, we assessed patron's cost per gram of ethanol consumed at on-premise drinking establishments and its association with intoxication upon leaving an establishment...
  17. doi request reprint Health behavior insights: the transtheoretical/stages of change model: Carlo C. DiClemente, PhD
    Chudley E Werch
    Department of Health Education and Behavior, University of Florida, Jacksonville, FL, USA
    Health Promot Pract 10:41-8. 2009
    ..A concluding section summarizes key lessons learned from the professional experiences of Dr. DiClemente and discusses implications for advancing health behavior intervention practice and research...
  18. ncbi request reprint A vision for doctoral research training in health behavior: a position paper from the American Academy of Health Behavior
    Julie Baldwin
    Department of Community and Family Health, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL, USA
    Am J Health Behav 29:542-56. 2005
    ..To establish and disseminate the position of the American Academy of Health Behavior (The Academy) on doctoral research training...

Research Grants3

  1. A Prospective Study of Drinking & Academic Performace
    Dennis Thombs; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The proposed study will inform both public health and higher education policy by filling knowledge gaps about the nature of the relation between college drinking and academic performance. ..