Dr. Barnett is an Associate Professor (Research) in the Department of Behavioral and Social Sciences in the Program in Public Health. She completed her graduate training at the University of Washington and her predoctoral and postdoctoral training at Brown University. Her primary areas of interest are 1) developing and testing brief interventions for substance use among adolescents and young adults, 2) how change occurs following alcohol-related critical events, and 3) the use of internet-based and transdermal technologies for the assessment and treatment of alcohol use disorders. Her research has been funded by the National Institute of Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA). Her recent publications have focused on efficacy, mediators, and moderators of brief interventions for adolescents and young adults, efficacy of contingency management for reducing alcohol use, predictors of change following alcohol-related experiences, and characteristics of college students who have specific alcohol-related events. Dr. Barnett has served on numerous scientific review committees for the Center for Scientific Review and NIAAA, and is currently the Secretary of the Research Society on Alcoholism.
NANCY BARNETT, PhD
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