Dr. Kimberly Mallett is currently a research associate professor at Penn State University in the Prevention Research Center. Dr. Mallett received her Ph.D. in clinical psychology from the University of Washington. She is interested in developing and evaluating interventions aimed at reducing high risk drinking and related consequences among college students. Her second area of interest is the prevention of skin cancer among high-risk populations. As part of her skin cancer research, Dr. Mallett is interested in enhancing communication between physicians and patients and how it impacts behavior change among patients.
Mallett, K. A., Ackerman, S., Turrisi, R., & Robinson, J. (2015). Rates of sunburn among dermatology patients. JAMA Dermatology, 151(2), 231-232. PMCID: PMC480264 [PubMed]
Mallett, K. A., Scaglione, N., Reavy, R., & Turrisi, R. (2015). Longitudinal patterns of alcohol mixed with energy drink use among college students and their associations with risky drinking and problems. Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs, 76(3), 389-396. PMCID: PMC4440297 [PubMed]
Mallett, K. A., Turrisi, R., Cleveland, M., Scaglione, N. M., Reavy, R., Sell, N. M., & Varvil-Weld, L. (2015). A dual process examination of alcohol-related consequences among first-year college students. Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs, 76(6), 862-871. PMCID: PMC4712656 [PubMed]
Mallett, K. A., Varvil-Weld, L., Borsari, B., Read, J. P., Neighbors, C., & White, H.R. (2013). An update of research examining college student alcohol-related consequences: New perspectives and implications for interventions. Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research, 37(5), 709-716. PMCID: PMC3601564 [PubMed]