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Olivia A. Wackowski, PhD, MPH

Selected Publications

  1. Lewis MJ & Wackowski O. Dealing with an innovative industry: a look at flavored cigarettes promoted by mainstream brands. Am J Public Health. 2006; 96:244-25. PMCID: PMC1470487
  2. Wackowski O & Delnevo CD. Menthol cigarettes and indicators of tobacco dependence among adolescents. Addic Behaviors. 2007; 32(9):1964-9.   PMID: 17229528
  3. Gundersen DA, Delnevo CD & Wackowski O. Exploring the relationship between menthol smoking, cessation, and race/ethnicity in a nationally representative sample. Preventive Medicine. 2009; 49: 551-555
  4. Sokol J, Wackowski O & Lewis MJ. Marketing pharmaceutical drugs to women in magazines: a content analysis. Am J Health Behav. 2010; 34(4): 402-411. PMID: 20218752 
  5. Delnevo CD, Gundersen DA, Hrywna M, Wackowski O & ZuWallack, RS. Estimates of cigarette smoking among adults: Real or spurious estimates from the 2006 New Jersey Adult Tobacco Survey? Am J Health Behav. 2010; 34(5):585-592.
  6. Wackowski OA, Delnevo CD & Lewis MJ. Risk perceptions of menthol cigarettes compared to non-menthol cigarettes among New Jersey adults.  Nicotine & Tob Research. 2010; 12(7):786-790. 
  7. Wackowski OA, Lewis MJ & Delnevo CD. Qualitative analysis of Camel Snus’ website message board: users’ product perceptions and insights. Tob Control. 2011; 20(2):e1.  PMID: 20943829
  8. Wackowski OA, Lewis MJ & Hrywna M. Banning smoking in New Jersey casinos – a content analysis of the debate in print media. Substance Use & Misuse. 2011; 46(7):882-8. PMID: 21599503
  9. Wackowski OA Coverage of smokeless tobacco in US newspapers and news wires – a content analysis. [dissertation]. School of Public Health: University of Medicine & Dentistry of NJ. 2011.
  10. Delnevo CD, Wackowski OA, Giovenco DP, Bover Manderski MT, Hrywna M, & Ling PM. Examining market trends in smokeless tobacco use: 2005-2011. Tob Control. 2014;23(2)107-12. PMCID: PMC3604094
  11. Wackowski OA, Lewis MJ, Delnevo CD & Ling PM. A content analysis of smokeless tobacco coverage in US newspapers and news wires. Nicotine & Tob Research. 2013; 15(7):1289-96. PMCID: PMC3693504
  12. Mukherjea A, Wackowski OA, Lee YO, & Delnevo CD. Asian American, Native Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander tobacco use patterns: directions for intervention from the 2009-2010 National Adult Tobacco Survey. Health Prom Practice. 2014; 38(3):362-369. PMCID: PMC Journal - In Process.
  13. Wackowski OA, Lewis MJ, Delnevo CD. An analysis of smokeless tobacco risk comparisons and other “debate” messages captured in the news. Health Behav Policy Review.  2014;1(3):183-190.
  14. Wackowski OA, Bover-Manderski M, & Delnevo CD. Young adults’ behavioral intentions surrounding a potential menthol cigarette ban. Nicotine & Tob Research. 2014 Jun;16(6):876-80. PMCID:PMC4015098