Traci L Toomey

Summary

Affiliation: University of Minnesota
Country: USA

Publications

  1. 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
  2. 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
  3. 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
  4. 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
  5. 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
  6. 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
  7. 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
  8. pmc Illegal alcohol sales and use of alcohol control policies at community festivals
    Traci L Toomey
    Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Public Health Rep 120:165-73. 2005
  9. doi request reprint Outcomes from a randomized controlled trial of a multi-component alcohol use preventive intervention for urban youth: project northland Chicago
    Kelli A Komro
    University of Minnesota, USA
    Addiction 103:606-18. 2008
  10. 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

Detail Information

Publications34

  1. 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...
  2. 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...
  3. 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...
  4. 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)...
  5. 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...
  6. 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...
  7. 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
    ....
  8. pmc Illegal alcohol sales and use of alcohol control policies at community festivals
    Traci L Toomey
    Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Public Health Rep 120:165-73. 2005
    ..A secondary goal was to identify server and festival characteristics and festival policies related to the likelihood of illegal alcohol sales...
  9. doi request reprint Outcomes from a randomized controlled trial of a multi-component alcohol use preventive intervention for urban youth: project northland Chicago
    Kelli A Komro
    University of Minnesota, USA
    Addiction 103:606-18. 2008
    ..The goal of this group-randomized trial was to test the effectiveness of an adapted alcohol use preventive intervention for urban, low-income and multi-ethnic settings...
  10. 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
    ....
  11. 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...
  12. 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...
  13. 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
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  14. 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...
  15. doi request reprint Adopting local alcohol policies: a case study of community efforts to regulate malt liquor sales
    Patricia A McKee
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, 1300 South Second Street, Minneapolis, MN 55455 1015, USA
    Am J Health Promot 26:e86-94. 2012
    ..To learn how the local context may affect a city's ability to regulate alcohol products such as high-alcohol-content malt liquor, a beverage associated with heavy drinking and a spectrum of nuisance crimes in urban areas...
  16. pmc Pricing and availability intervention in vending machines at four bus garages
    Simone A French
    From the Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 52:S29-33. 2010
    ..To evaluate the effects of lowering prices and increasing availability on sales of healthy foods and beverages from 33 vending machines in 4 bus garages as part of a multicomponent worksite obesity prevention intervention...
  17. 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...
  18. 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
    ....
  19. 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...
  20. 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...
  21. pmc Efficacy and the strength of evidence of U.S. alcohol control policies
    Toben F Nelson
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Am J Prev Med 45:19-28. 2013
    ..Public policy can limit alcohol consumption and its associated harm, but no direct comparison of the relative efficacy of alcohol control policies exists for the U.S...
  22. 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...
  23. 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
    ....
  24. doi request reprint Awareness and reported consequences of a cigarette tax increase among older adolescents and young adults
    T C Kelvin Choi
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55454 USA
    Am J Health Promot 25:379-86. 2011
    ....
  25. pmc Worksite environment intervention to prevent obesity among metropolitan transit workers
    Simone A French
    University of Minnesota, Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, Suite 300 WBOB, 1300 South Second Street, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Prev Med 50:180-5. 2010
    ..The results of an 18-month worksite intervention to prevent obesity among metropolitan transit workers are reported...
  26. doi request reprint 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. ..
  27. pmc Work hours, weight status, and weight-related behaviors: a study of metro transit workers
    Kamisha H Escoto
    University of Minnesota, Department of Psychiatry, 606 24th Avenue South, 602, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 7:91. 2010
    ..abstract:..
  28. 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
    ....
  29. doi request reprint Effects of clean indoor air laws on bar and restaurant revenue in Minnesota cities
    Natalie M Collins
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55454, USA
    Am J Prev Med 39:S10-5. 2010
    ..Because of concerns that clean indoor air policies could have negative economic effects on some hospitality businesses, some cities have adopted partial clean indoor air policies (e.g., exempting bars)...
  30. ncbi request reprint Strategies to prevent underage drinking
    Kelli A Komro
    Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    Alcohol Res Health 26:5-14. 2002
    ..Approaches involving the entire community also have been employed. Several programs (e.g., the Midwestern Prevention Project and Project Northland) have combined many of these strategies...
  31. pmc Do alcohol compliance checks decrease underage sales at neighboring establishments?
    Darin J Erickson
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 74:852-8. 2013
    ..In this study, we examined whether the effects of compliance checks diffuse to neighboring establishments...
  32. 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...
  33. doi request reprint The effects of a tobacco intervention on binge drinking among African American light smokers
    Mandy A Stahre
    a Division of Epidemiology, University of Minnesota School of Public Health, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    J Addict Dis 32:377-86. 2013
    ..035), but the effect was not sustained at the end of the study (week 26). These results show that tobacco interventions can affect binge drinking, but the effect does not appear to be sustained over time. ..
  34. ncbi request reprint Brief report: the adaptation of Project Northland for urban youth
    Kelli A Komro
    University of Minnesota Epidemiology, 1300 S 2nd St, Suite 300, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 29:457-66. 2004
    ..The original Project Northland was successful in reducing alcohol use among a sample of mostly White, rural adolescents...