Recent Grants

Leslie A. Robinson, Ph.D. (Director)
Associate Professor
Psychology Building, Room 334

901.678.1667 (telephone)

901.678.2579 (fax)

lrobinso@memphis.edu

Research Interests | Honors | Recent Publications | Recent Grants | Summary of Grants | Clinical Experience

  • Teaching pediatricians to help parents reduce children's access to tobacco (PI)
    • American Academy of Pediatrics
    • $20,000
    • 2010-2012
  • Sponsor (no effort) Tobacco Use in Survivors of Childhood Cancer (Note: F31 award for graduate student Lisa Schum Kahalley)
    • NCI
    • $37,298
    • 2005-2007
    • F31DA020299-01

  • A workshop on Motivational Interviewing (PI)
    • Psychology Department SFEF Committee
    • $1,500
    • 2005

  • Minority supplement: Smoking onset in a biethnic population (Minority Supplement for graduate student Danette Garces-Webb)
    • NHLBI
    • $54,320
    • 2004-2006
  • Developing a smoking cessation program for adolescents (PI)
    • NIDA
    • $942,0000
    • 2003-2007
    • IR01DA015765

  • Community campaign to reduce tobacco use
    • Tennessee State Health Department
    • $57,311
    • 2003-2004

  •  Tobacco control grant (PI)
    • Tennessee State Health Department
    • $57,311
    • 2002-2003
  • Smoking onset in a biethnic population
    • NHLBI/NIDA
    • $1,100,000
    • 2001-2005
    • 2R01HL050723-09

  • Middle school drug prevention and school safety evaluation
    • Memphis City Schools
    • $28,188
    • 2001-2003
  •  Factors mediating teen smoking prevention: The impact of teacher knowledge, beliefs, and behavior
    • LeBonheur Health Systems, Inc.
    • $18,000
    • 2000-2001

  • A school-based smoking cessation program for adolescents. (Klesges, PI; Robinson, Co-PI)
    • NHLBI
    • $1,875,973
    • 1998-2001
    • 1R01DA012532

  • Smoking onset in a bi-ethnic population (PI)
    • NILBI
    • $551,640
    • 1998-2000
    • 2R01HL050723

  • School-based smoking cessation program for adolescents (Robinson Co-PI)
    • NIDA
    • $1,675,000
    • 1998-2001
    • 5R01DA012532
  • The LeBonheur Smoking Prevention Project
    • The Partnership for Women's and Children's Health
    • $2,200,000
    • 1996-2002

  • Smoking cessation and weight gain: A quantitative review (PI)
    • NHLBI
    • $386,337
    • 1996-2000
    • 1R29HL055531-01

  • Predictors of smoking Black vs. White girls (Robinson: Project Manager)
    • NHLBI
    • $1,042,133
    • 1994-1996
    • R01HL050723