Name: Raymond Niaura

Country: USA

Affiliation:

Associate Director for Science at the Schroeder Institute,
Professor, Department of Health, Behavior and Society,
The Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.

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Address:

Legacy,
Schroeder Institute,
1724 Massachusetts Ave, NW,
Washington, DC 20036, United States.

Research Interests:

Mass Spectrometry, AIDS, Vaccines, Antiviral Research, HIV Vaccine, Pulsed Laser Deposition.

Biography:

  • Raymond S. Niaura, Ph.D., is Associate Director for Science at the Schroeder Institute, and Professor, Department of Health, Behavior and Society in The Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.
  • Dr. Niaura's research interests lie in studying combined pharmacological and behavioral treatments for smoking cessation, cessation in disadvantaged populations (HIV-AIDS), and familial/genetic influences on lifetime tobacco use trajectories, for which he has received support from NIH, several foundations, and industry.
  • Dr. Niaura has published over 270 peer-reviewed papers, received over 60 grants and awards, and has authored numerous book chapters, as well as a book, "The tobacco dependence treatment handbook: A guide to best practices."
  • He is Past President of the Society for Research on Nicotine & Tobacco.
  • He is a Fellow of the American Psychological Association, the Society for Behavioral Medicine, and the American Academy of Health Behavior.