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
  • Melanoma
  • Skin
  • Alcohol Drinking
  • Skin Neoplasms
  • Self-Examination
  • Drinking Behavior
  • Randomized Controlled Trials
  • Parents

Recent Publications


Mallett, KA, Turrisi, RJ, Reavy, R, Russell, MA, 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, RJ, Trager, BM, Sell, N & 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.
Carmichael, AN, Mallett, KA, Sell, N & Turrisi, RJ 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, RJ, 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, RJ, Mallett, KA, Ackerman, SD, 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, RJ 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.


Robinson, JK, Nodal, M, Chavez, L, Ali, Y, Mallett, KA & Turrisi, RJ 2017, 'Enhancing the relevance of skin self-examination for Latinos', JAMA Dermatology, vol. 153, no. 7, pp. 717-718.
Robinson, JK, Hultgren, B, Mallett, K & Turrisi, R 2017, 'Self-confidence and embarrassment about partner-assisted skin self-examination for melanoma', JAMA Dermatology, vol. 153, no. 3, pp. 342-344.
Mallett, KA, Turrisi, R, Hultgren, BA, Sell, N, Reavy, R & Cleveland, M 2017, 'When alcohol is only part of the problem: An event-level analysis of negative consequences related to alcohol and other substance use.', Psychology of Addictive Behaviors, vol. 31, no. 3, pp. 307-314.


Reavy, R, Cleveland, MJ, Mallett, KA, Scaglione, NM, Sell, NM & Turrisi, R 2016, 'An Examination of the Relationship Between Consequence-Specific Normative Belief Patterns and Alcohol-Related Consequences Among College Students', Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research, vol. 40, no. 12, pp. 2631-2638.
Grossbard, JR, Mastroleo, NR, Geisner, IM, Atkins, D, Ray, AE, Kilmer, JR, Mallett, K, Larimer, ME & Turrisi, R 2016, 'Drinking norms, readiness to change, and gender as moderators of a combined alcohol intervention for first-year college students', Addictive Behaviors, vol. 52, pp. 75-82.
Robinson, JK, Wayne, JD, Martini, MC, Hultgren, BA, Mallett, KA & Turrisi, R 2016, 'Early detection of new melanomas by patients with melanoma and their partners using a structured skin self-examination skills training intervention a randomized clinical trial', JAMA Dermatology, vol. 152, no. 9, pp. 979-985.
Ho, BK, Reidy, K, Huerta, I, Dilley, K, Crawford, S, Hultgren, BA, Mallett, KA, Turrisi, R & Robinson, JK 2016, 'Effectiveness of a multicomponent sun protection program for young children: A randomized clinical trial', JAMA Pediatrics, vol. 170, no. 4, pp. 334-342.
Sell, NM, Turrisi, RJ, Scaglione, NM, Hultgren, BA & Mallett, KA 2016, 'Examining the effects of drinking and interpersonal protective behaviors on unwanted sexual experiences in college women', Addictive Behaviors, vol. 54, pp. 40-45.
Abar, CC, Mallett, KA, Turrisi, R & Abar, B 2016, 'First- and second-hand consequences of alcohol in college: Differential associations with later alcohol use', Journal of Substance Use, vol. 21, no. 1, pp. 107-111.
Hultgren, BA, Turrisi, R, Mallett, KA, Ackerman, S & Robinson, JK 2016, 'Influence of quality of relationship between patient with melanoma and partner on partner-Assisted skin examination education a randomized clinical trial', JAMA Dermatology, vol. 152, no. 2, pp. 184-190.
Martinez, JA & Mallett, KA 2016, 'Potential opportunities for peer feedback interventions', Journal of studies on alcohol and drugs, vol. 77, no. 5, pp. 842-843.

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