Faculty

Lauren Pacek

Assistant Professor in Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences, Addiction
School of Medicine

Member of the Duke Cancer Institute

Duke Cancer Institute
School of Medicine
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2608 Erwin Road, Suite 300, Durham, NC 27705

(919) 684-5437 lauren.pacek@duke.edu


Education & Training

Ph.D. 2013

Johns Hopkins University

Grants

Mobile health interventions for varenicline adherence among HIV-positive smokers

National Institutes of Health

Mobile health interventions for varenicline adherence among HIV-positive smokers

National Institutes of Health

Impact of new standards for tobacco products among dual e-cigarette/combusted cigarette users

National Institutes of Health

Reactions to Reduced Nicotine Cigarettes in Young Adult Low-Frequency Smokers

National Institutes of Health

Effects of Nicotine Reduction on Smoking Behavior in ADHD Smokers

National Institutes of Health
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Publications

Lack of utility of cigarettes per day cutoffs for clinical and laboratory smoking research.

PMID 31386967
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Young adult dual combusted cigarette and e-cigarette users' anticipated responses to hypothetical e-cigarette market restrictions.

PMID 31305213
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The Effects of Marijuana Use on Transitions through Stages of Alcohol Involvement for Men and Women in the NESARC I and II.

PMID 31299872
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Mental Health Problems and Initiation of E-cigarette and Combustible Cigarette Use.

PMID 31160343
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Current tobacco use, nicotine dependence, and transitions across stages of alcohol involvement: A latent transition analysis approach.

PMID 31141253
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Correlates of support for a nicotine-reduction policy in smokers with 6-week exposure to very low nicotine cigarettes.

PMID 30385649
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Cigarette smoking quit ratios among adults in the USA with cannabis use and cannabis use disorders, 2002-2016.

PMID 30952691
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Serious psychological distress and daily cannabis use, 2008 to 2016: Potential implications for mental health?

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A Conceptual Framework for Understanding Multiple Tobacco Product Use and the Impact of Regulatory Action.

PMID 29931176
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Young adult dual combusted cigarette and e-cigarette users' anticipated responses to a nicotine reduction policy and menthol ban in combusted cigarettes.

PMID 30399498
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Cigarette Use Among Individuals with Alcohol Use Disorders in the United States, 2002 to 2016: Trends Overall and by Race/Ethnicity.

PMID 30408209
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What Do Smokers Want in A Smartphone-Based Cessation Application?

PMID 29065202
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Cigarette smoking quit rates among persons with serious psychological distress in the United States from 2008-2016: Are mental health disparities in cigarette use increasing?

PMID 30351429
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Trends in cannabis use disorder by cigarette smoking status in the United States, 2002-2016.

PMID 30077055
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Among whom is cigarette smoking declining in the United States? The impact of cannabis use status, 2002-2015.

PMID 30179761
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Perceived risk of developing smoking-related disease among persons living with HIV.

PMID 29682993
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Adherence to Pharmacological Smoking Cessation Interventions: A Literature Review and Synthesis of Correlates and Barriers.

PMID 29059394
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Nondaily Cigarette Smoking Is Increasing Among People With Common Mental Health and Substance Use Problems in the United States: Data From Representative Samples of US Adults, 2005-2014.

PMID 30153404
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Transitions through stages of alcohol involvement: The potential role of mood disorders.

PMID 29908411
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Perceived nicotine content of reduced nicotine content cigarettes is a correlate of perceived health risks.

PMID 28735272
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Hookah Use among U.S. Youth: A Systematic Review of the Literature from 2009-2017.

PMID 29961895
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Decline in the perceived risk of cigarette smoking between 2006 and 2015: Findings from a U.S. nationally representative sample.

PMID 29496344
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Frequency of Cannabis Use and Medical Cannabis Use Among Persons Living With HIV in the United States: Findings From a Nationally Representative Sample.

PMID 29688777
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Trends in Daily Cannabis Use Among Cigarette Smokers: United States, 2002-2014.

PMID 29161058
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Positive smoking cessation-related interactions with HIV care providers increase the likelihood of interest in cessation among HIV-positive cigarette smokers.

PMID 28535687
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Sleep continuity, architecture and quality among treatment-seeking cannabis users: An in-home, unattended polysomnographic study.

PMID 28782982
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Veterans Living with HIV: A High-Risk Group for Cigarette Smoking.

PMID 28194586
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Behavioral economic substitutability of e-cigarettes, tobacco cigarettes, and nicotine gum.

PMID 28612651
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VETERANS LIVING WITH HIV: A PARTICULARLY HIGH-RISK GROUP FOR CIGARETTE SMOKING

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Reducing nicotine exposure results in weight gain in smokers randomised to very low nicotine content cigarettes.

PMID 27856940
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Knowledge about nicotine among HIV-positive smokers: Implications for tobacco regulatory science policy.

PMID 27792909
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Use and Perceived Risk of Electronic Cigarettes Among North Carolina Middle and High School Students.

PMID 28115555
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Effects of 6-Week Use of Reduced-Nicotine Content Cigarettes in Smokers With and Without Elevated Depressive Symptoms.

PMID 27613885
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Response to varying the nicotine content of cigarettes in vulnerable populations: an initial experimental examination of acute effects.

PMID 27714427
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Evaluation of a reduced nicotine product standard: Moderating effects of and impact on cannabis use.

PMID 27590743
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Non-cigarette tobacco and poly-tobacco use among persons living with HIV drawn from a nationally representative sample.

PMID 27049581
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The Impact of Smoking Very Low Nicotine Content Cigarettes on Alcohol Use.

PMID 26916879
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Tobacco Use, Use Disorders, and Smoking Cessation Interventions in Persons Living With HIV.

PMID 26391516
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Characterizing use patterns and perceptions of relative harm in dual users of electronic and tobacco cigarettes.

PMID 26389638
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Perceived risk of regular cannabis use in the United States from 2002 to 2012: differences by sex, age, and race/ethnicity.

PMID 25735467
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A review of the literature concerning HIV and cigarette smoking: Morbidity and mortality, associations with individual- and social-level characteristics, and smoking cessation efforts

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Psychosocial vulnerability and HIV-related sexual risk among men who have sex with men and women in the United States.

PMID 25183549
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Cannabis use history and characteristics of quit attempts: a comparison study of treatment-seeking and non-treatment-seeking cannabis users.

PMID 25150537
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Cigarette smoking and drug use among a nationally representative sample of HIV-positive individuals.

PMID 25065609
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Gender and race/ethnicity differences for initiation of alcohol-related service use among persons with alcohol dependence.

PMID 24780308
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Current cigarette smoking among HIV-positive current and former drug users: associations with individual and social characteristics.

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Interest in quitting and lifetime quit attempts among smokers living with HIV infection.

PMID 24602364
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Comorbid alcohol dependence and anxiety disorders: A national survey

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Association of comorbid generalized anxiety disorder and alcohol use disorder symptoms with health-related quality of life: results from the National Epidemiological Survey on Alcohol and Related Conditions.

PMID 24145158
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Childhood abuse and neglect and transitions in stages of alcohol involvement among women: a latent transition analysis approach.

PMID 23639389
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The bidirectional relationships between alcohol, cannabis, co-occurring alcohol and cannabis use disorders with major depressive disorder: results from a national sample.

PMID 23260381
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Race/ethnicity differences between alcohol, marijuana, and co-occurring alcohol and marijuana use disorders and their association with public health and social problems using a national sample.

PMID 22882394
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Cigarette smoking, illicit drug use, and routes of administration among heroin and cocaine users.

PMID 22305644
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