Anna M. Adachi-Mejia, PhD
Assistant Professor of Community and Family Medicine
Assistant Professor of The Dartmouth Institute
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Director, Health Promotion Research Center at Dartmouth (HPRCD)
Program Member, Cancer Control Research Program, Norris Cotton Cancer Center
Faculty Fellow, Center for Program Design and Evaluation at Dartmouth
- PhD, The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy & Clinical Practice
- MS, The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy & Clinical Practice
- AB, Dartmouth College
The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy & Clinical Practice
Health Promotion Research Center at Dartmouth (HPRCD)
Center for Program Design and Evaluation (CPDE)
Areas of Expertise
The promotion of physical activity, healthy eating, & healthy sleep habits
The role of youth extracurricular activities in cancer prevention
Afterschool & community interventions to promote rural health
Obesity & tobacco prevention
Environmental influences on youth cancer risk behaviors
Rural underserved populations
Survey research methods
Quality of life measurement
Actigraphy & accelerometry
Photovoice & photodocumentation
Public Health, May 28, 2016; TXT me I'm only sleeping: adolescents with mobile phones in their bedroom
Fam Community Health, Oct.-Dec. 2014;vol. 37(4): pp 252-257 The Relative Roles of Types of Extracurricular Activity on Smoking and Drinking Initiation Among Tweens
Academic Pediatrics, May 2014;4(3): 271-78 A comparison of individual versus community influences on youth smoking behaviours: a cross-sectional observational study.
BMJ, Sept. 2012;2(5): Parental efficacy and child behavior in a community sample of children with and without attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD).
Atten Defic Hyperact Disord. , Dec. 2012;4(4): 189-97 Predictors of tobacco outlet density nationwide: a geographic analysis.
Tob Control, Apr. 2012;Epub ahead of print: Association of established smoking among adolescents with timing of exposure to smoking depicted in movies.
J Natl Cancer Inst, Apr. 2012;104(7): 549-55