Penn State Clinical and Translational Science Institute (CTSI)

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Research Interests

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Polycystic Ovary Syndrome Medicine & Life Sciences
Diet Medicine & Life Sciences
Cardiovascular Diseases Medicine & Life Sciences
Muscles Medicine & Life Sciences
Research Medicine & Life Sciences
Health Medicine & Life Sciences
Exercise Medicine & Life Sciences
Asthma Medicine & Life Sciences

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Profiles

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Cynthia Chuang, MSc, MD

Person: Academic

20022018

Research Output 1971 2018

3 Citations

Acceptance lowers stress reactivity: Dismantling mindfulness training in a randomized controlled trial

Lindsay, E. K., Young, S., Smyth, J. M., Brown, K. W. & Creswell, J. D., Jan 1 2018, In : Psychoneuroendocrinology. 87, p. 63-73 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Mindfulness
Randomized Controlled Trials
Blood Pressure
Hydrocortisone
Emotions

A Clinician's Guide for Trending Cardiovascular Nutrition Controversies: Part II

Freeman, A. M., Morris, P. B., Aspry, K., Gordon, N. F., Barnard, N. D., Esselstyn, C. B., Ros, E., Devries, S., O'Keefe, J., Miller, M., Ornish, D., Williams, K. A., Batts, T., Ostfeld, R. J., Litwin, S., Aggarwal, M., Werner, A., Allen, K., White, B. & Kris-Etherton, P., Jul 31 2018, In : Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 72, 5, p. 553-568 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Food
Energy Drinks
Seaweed
Alcoholic Beverages
Edible Plants

A Discourse Analysis: One Caregiver’s Voice in End-of-Life Care

Kitt-Lewis, E., Strauss, S. & Penrod, J., Feb 1 2018, In : Qualitative Health Research. 28, 3, p. 346-356 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Terminal Care
Caregivers
Terminally Ill
Spouses
Interviews

Age and Mortality in Pediatric Severe Traumatic Brain Injury: Results from an International Study

For the Investigators of the ADAPT Trial, Jun 1 2018, In : Neurocritical Care. 28, 3, p. 302-313 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Craniocerebral Trauma
Pediatrics
Glasgow Coma Scale
Mortality
Child Mortality

Age differences in adults' daily social interactions: An ecological momentary assessment study

Zhaoyang, R., Sliwinski, M. J., Martire, L. M. & Smyth, J. M., Jun 1 2018, In : Psychology and Aging. 33, 4, p. 607-618 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Interpersonal Relations
Young Adult
Ecological Momentary Assessment
Education
Research
Advance Care Planning
Terminal Care
Randomized Controlled Trials
Research
Research Personnel

An ultrahigh-dimensional mapping model of high-order epistatic networks for complex traits

Gosik, K., Sun, L., Chinchilli, V. M. & Wu, R., Jan 1 2018, In : Current Genomics. 19, 5, p. 384-394 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Prunus
Statistical Models
Growth
Genotype
Phenotype
1 Citations

A Randomized Controlled Trial of Strategies to Improve Family Members’ Preparedness for Surrogate Decision-Making

Green, M. J., Van Scoy, L. J., Foy, A. J., Stewart, R. R., Sampath, R., Schubart, J. R., Lehman, E. B., Dimmock, A. E. F., Bucher, A. M., Lehmann, L. S., Harlow, A. F., Yang, C. & Levi, B. H., Jun 1 2018, In : American Journal of Hospice and Palliative Medicine. 35, 6, p. 866-874 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Advance Care Planning
Self Efficacy
Caregivers
Decision Making
Randomized Controlled Trials

Assessing the impact of the diet on cardiometabolic outcomes: are multiple measurements post-intervention necessary?

Allaire, J., Talbot, D., Couture, P., Tchernof, A., Jones, P. J. H., Kris-Etherton, P., West, S. G., Connelly, P. W., Jenkins, D. J. A. & Lamarche, B., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : European Journal of Clinical Nutrition.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sample Size
Triglycerides
Apolipoproteins C
Diet
C-Reactive Protein

Association among depression, symptom experience, and quality of life in polycystic ovary syndrome

Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development Reproductive Medicine Network, Sep 1 2018, In : American journal of obstetrics and gynecology. 219, 3, p. 279.e1-279.e7

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Polycystic Ovary Syndrome
Quality of Life
Depression
Infertility
Hirsutism

Equipment

Health
Neoplasms
Research
Social Media
Population Control

Projects 1984 2021

Continuity of Patient Care
Vulnerable Populations
HIV
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome
Hispanic Americans
drug abuse
Substance-Related Disorders
Behavioral Sciences
HIV
mentoring

Engineering an Online STI Prevention Program

Collins, L. M.

National Institutes of Health

7/6/156/30/20

Project: Research projectResearch Project

Sexually Transmitted Diseases
Sexual Behavior
Risk-Taking
Alcohols
Students

Optimized Chronic Care for Smokers: A Comparative Effectiveness Approach

Collins, L. M., Baker, T., Bolt, D., Fiore, M., Mermelstein, R. J. & Piper, M.

National Institutes of Health

9/1/148/31/19

Project: Research projectResearch Program Projects

Core analysis
Design of experiments
Decision making

PREVENTION AND METHODOLOGY TRAINING (PAMT)

Greenberg, M. T. & Collins, L. M.

National Institutes of Health

4/1/046/30/21

Project: Research projectInstitutional National Research Service Award

methodology
training program
substance abuse
drug abuse
science

Opt-IN: Optimizing INtensive Lifestyle Intervention for Weight Loss

Collins, L. M. & Spring, B.

National Institutes of Health

9/17/127/31/18

Project: Research projectResearch Project

Life Style
Weight Loss
Obesity
Therapeutics
Technology
Research
Health
Health Promotion
Public Health
Advisory Committees

Dynamical System /Related Engineering Approach /Improving Behavioral Intervention

Collins, L. M. & Rivera, D.

National Institutes of Health

9/26/077/31/13

Project: Research projectExploratory/Developmental Grants

Public Health
Research
Morbidity
Behavioral Sciences
Mortality

METHODOLOGY FOR DRUG ABUSE PREVENTION RESEARCH

Collins, L. M.

National Institutes of Health

8/1/047/31/09

Project: Research projectResearch Scientist Award

drug abuse
methodology
statistical method
science
applicant

Engineering Effective Interventions for Tobacco Use: A Translational Laboratory

Collins, L. M., Jorenby, D., Baker, T., Baker, T., Bolt, D., Fiore, M. & Curry, S.

National Institutes of Health

9/30/998/31/14

Project: Research projectSpecialized Center

smoking
Smoking Cessation
Tobacco Use
hypothesis testing
Research