Piece by Piece: Making Health Connections

Our Research Team

Our team includes researchers and staff from several departments at the University of Illinois at Chicago. This overall program of research is led by Dr. Robin Mermelstein, who is a Professor of Psychology at the University of Illinois at Chicago, Director of the Institute for Health Research and Policy, and the Director of the Center for Health Behavior Research at UIC. Our research team is comprised of national experts in health behavior and adolescent health and behavior.

Major Research Piece

Primary Investigators

Affiliation

Health Habits Questionnaire

Robin Mermelstein, Ph.D.

Donald Hedeker, Ph.D.

Lauren Wakschlag, Ph.D.

Lisa Dierker, Ph.D.

Jennifer Rose, Ph.D.

University of Illinois at Chicago

University of Illinois at Chicago Northwestern University
Wesleyan University
Wesleyan University

Electronic Diary

Robin Mermelstein, Ph.D.

Donald Hedeker, Ph.D.

University of Illinois at Chicago

University of Illinois at Chicago

Smoking and Emotions

Jon Kassel, Ph.D.

Michael Berbaum, Ph.D.

University of Illinois at Chicago

University of Illinois at Chicago

Genetic Risk Markers

Dale Cannon, Ph,D.

Robert Weiss, Ph.D.

Hilary Coon, Ph.D.

William McMahon, Ph.D.

University of Utah

University of Utah

University of Utah

University of Utah

Participation Interaction

Kathleen Diviak, Ph.D.

University of Illinois at Chicago