Dr. Barbara Berman's research focuses on tobacco prevention, education and cessation among women, high risk adolescents and young adults, low-income multi-ethnic populations and deaf youth. Berman also works on developing effective cancer prevention and control programming for deaf youth and adults, as well as for health professionals.
Selected Cancer-Related Publications:
Berman BA, Guthmann DS, Crespi CM, Liu W. Development and testing of an antitobacco school-based curriculum for deaf and hard of hearing youth. Am Ann Deaf. 2011 Winter;155(5):592-604.
Berman BA, Guthmann DS, Liu W, Streja L. Tobacco prevention education in schools for the deaf: the faculty perspective. J Drug Educ. 2011;41(2):135-59.
Shi L, Tian H, McCarthy WJ, Berman B, Wu S, Boer R. Exploring the uncertainties of early detection results: model-based interpretation of mayo lung project. BMC Cancer. 2011 Mar 7;11:92.
Bastani R, Mojica CM, Berman BA, Ganz PA. Low-income women with abnormal breast findings: results of a randomized trial to increase rates of diagnostic resolution. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2010 Aug;19(8):1927-36. Epub 2010 Jul 20
Maxwell AE, Garcia GM, Berman BA. Understanding tobacco use among Filipino American men. Nicotine Tob Res. 2007 Jul;9(7):769-76.