Researcher Profile

Researcher Profile

Kimberly Anne Mallett, PhD

Kimberly Anne Mallett, PhD

Research Professor, Edna Bennett Pierce Prevention Research Center (PRC)
Senior Research Associate, Edna Bennett Pierce Prevention Research Center (PRC)
Scientific Program:Cancer Control

Research Interests

  • Alcohols
  • Students
  • Drinking
  • Alcohol Drinking in College
  • Alcohol Drinking
  • Skin
  • Melanoma
  • Randomized Controlled Trials
  • Drinking Behavior
  • Parents
  • Self-Examination
  • Parenting

Recent Publications


McClain, LM, Hultgren, BA, Geisner, IM, Mallett, KA, Turrisi, R & Larimer, ME 2022, 'Emotion-based decision-making as a predictor of alcohol-related consequences in college students', Addictive Behaviors, vol. 124, 107083.
Glenn, SD, Turrisi, R, Waldron, KA, Mallett, KA, Russell, MA & Reavy, RR 2022, 'Examining the impact of early college experiences on the cumulative number of alcohol-related consequences', Addictive Behaviors, vol. 132, 107357.


Hultgren, BA, Waldron, KA, Mallett, KA & Turrisi, R 2021, 'Alcohol, marijuana, and nicotine use as predictors of impaired driving and riding with an impaired driver among college students who engage in polysubstance use', Accident Analysis and Prevention, vol. 160, 106341.
Scaglione, NM, Turrisi, R, Sell, NM, Mallett, KA & Cleveland, MJ 2022, 'An Ecological Momentary Assessment of College Women’s Decisions to Use Protective Behavioral Strategies', Journal of Interpersonal Violence, vol. 37, no. 15-16, pp. NP13291-NP13314.
Waldron, KA, Turrisi, RJ, Mallett, KA & Romano, E 2021, 'Examining parental permissiveness toward drinking and perceived ethnic discrimination as risk factors for drinking outcomes among Latinx college students', Addictive Behaviors, vol. 118, 106900.
Waldron, KA, Mallett, KA, Turrisi, RJ, Reavy, R, Wolfe, E & Plisiewicz, A 2021, 'Motivations to combine alcohol and nicotine in college students: A validation of the Alcohol and Nicotine Motives Scale', Addictive Behaviors, vol. 112, 106645.
Brown, LD, Chilenski, SM, Wells, R, Jones, EC, Welsh, JA, Gayles, JG, Fernandez, ME, Jones, DE, Mallett, KA & Feinberg, ME 2021, 'Protocol for a hybrid type 3 cluster randomized trial of a technical assistance system supporting coalitions and evidence-based drug prevention programs', Implementation Science, vol. 16, no. 1, 64.
Trager, BM, Linden-Carmichael, AN, Morgan, RM, Mallett, KA, Turrisi, R & LaBrie, J 2021, 'The Prospective Effects of Parents’ and Friends’ Approval of Drinking on Simultaneous Alcohol and Marijuana Use during College', Substance Use and Misuse, vol. 56, no. 14, pp. 2269-2274.


Robinson, JK, Abou-el-Seoud, D, Reavy, R, Turrisi, R & Mallett, KA 2020, 'Persistence of partner-assisted skin self-examination supported by ‘being in this together’: a randomized trial', British Journal of Dermatology, vol. 183, no. 3, pp. 571-573.
Robinson, JK, Reavy, R, Mallett, KA & Turrisi, R 2020, 'Remote skin self-examination training of melanoma survivors and their skin check partners: A randomized trial and comparison with in-person training', Cancer medicine, vol. 9, no. 19, pp. 7301-7309.
Reavy, R, Turrisi, R & Mallett, K 2021, 'Single-Parent Families: An Underserved Population for Adolescent Alcohol Interventions?', Journal of Adolescent Health, vol. 68, no. 2, pp. 241-242.


Mallett, KA, Turrisi, R, Reavy, R, Russell, M, Cleveland, MJ, Hultgren, B, Larimer, ME, Geisner, IM & Hospital, M 2019, 'An Examination of Parental Permissiveness of Alcohol Use and Monitoring, and Their Association with Emerging Adult Drinking Outcomes Across College', Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research, vol. 43, no. 4, pp. 758-766.
Mallett, KA, Turrisi, R, Trager, BM, Sell, N & Linden-Carmichael, AN 2019, 'An examination of consequences among college student drinkers on occasions involving alcohol-only, marijuana-only, or combined alcohol and marijuana use', Psychology of Addictive Behaviors, vol. 33, no. 3, pp. 331-336.
Linden-Carmichael, AN, Mallett, KA, Sell, N & Turrisi, R 2019, 'Are Co-users of Alcohol and Marijuana More Willing to Experience Consequences From Drinking? A Longitudinal Examination Among First-Year College Students', Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research, vol. 43, no. 7, pp. 1567-1574.
Robinson, JK, Reavy, R, Mallett, KA & Turrisi, R 2019, 'Remote partner assisted skin self-examination skills training of melanoma survivors and their partners', Australasian Journal of Dermatology, vol. 60, no. 1, pp. e80-e82.
Hultgren, BA, Turrisi, R, Cleveland, MJ, Mallett, KA, Reavy, R, Larimer, ME, Geisner, IM & Hospital, MM 2019, 'Transitions in drinking behaviors across the college years: A latent transition analysis', Addictive Behaviors, vol. 92, pp. 108-114.
Trager, BM, Mallett, KA, Turrisi, R, Sell, NM & Hultgren, BA 2019, 'Willingness as a mediator of the effects of personality on alcohol-related consequences between the first and second years of college: A longitudinal prospective study', Addictive Behaviors, vol. 89, pp. 172-177.


Hultgren, BA, Turrisi, R, Mallett, KA, Ackerman, S, Larimer, ME, McCarthy, D & Romano, E 2018, 'A Longitudinal Examination of Decisions to Ride and Decline Rides with Drinking Drivers', Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research, vol. 42, no. 9, pp. 1748-1755.
Robinson, JK, Jain, N, Marghoob, AA, McGaghie, W, MacLean, M, Gerami, P, Hultgren, B, Turrisi, R, Mallett, K & Martin, GJ 2018, 'A Randomized Trial on the Efficacy of Mastery Learning for Primary Care Provider Melanoma Opportunistic Screening Skills and Practice', Journal of general internal medicine, vol. 33, no. 6, pp. 855-862.
Wicki, M, Mallett, KA, Jordan, MD, Reavy, R, Turrisi, R, Archimi, A & Kuntsche, E 2018, 'Adolescents who experienced negative alcohol-related consequences are willing to experience these consequences again in the future', Experimental and clinical psychopharmacology, vol. 26, no. 2, pp. 132-137.
Sell, NM, Turrisi, R, Scaglione, NM, Cleveland, MJ & Mallett, KA 2018, 'Alcohol Consumption and Use of Sexual Assault and Drinking Protective Behavioral Strategies: A Diary Study', Psychology of Women Quarterly, vol. 42, no. 1, pp. 62-71.
Geisner, IM, Mallett, K, Varvil-Weld, L, Ackerman, S, Trager, BM & Turrisi, R 2018, 'An examination of heavy drinking, depressed mood, drinking related constructs, and consequences among high-risk college students using a person-centered approach', Addictive Behaviors, vol. 78, pp. 22-29.
Robinson, JK, MacLean, M, Reavy, R, Turrisi, R, Mallett, K & Martin, GJ 2018, 'Dermoscopy of Concerning Pigmented Lesions and Primary Care Providers’ Referrals at Intervals After Randomized Trial of Mastery Learning', Journal of general internal medicine, vol. 33, no. 6, pp. 799-800.
Mallett, KA, Turrisi, R, Billingsley, E, Trager, B, Ackerman, S, Reavy, R & Robinson, JK 2018, 'Evaluation of a brief dermatologist-delivered intervention vs usual care on sun protection behavior', JAMA Dermatology, vol. 154, no. 9, pp. 1010-1016.
Geisner, IM, Trager, BM, Hultgren, BA, Larimer, ME, Mallett, KA & Turrisi, R 2018, 'Examining parental monitoring as a moderator of the relationship between depressed mood and alcohol use and problems', Addictive Behaviors, vol. 81, pp. 117-124.
Cleveland, MJ, Mallett, KA, Turrisi, R, Sell, NM, Reavy, R & Trager, B 2018, 'Using latent transition analysis to compare effects of residency status on alcohol-related consequences during the first two years of college', Addictive Behaviors, vol. 87, pp. 276-282.

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