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Patricia Cioe is an Assistant Professor (Research) in the Department of Behavioral and Social Sciences. She received her Ph.D. in Nursing from the University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester (2012) where she investigated the levels of perceived risk and risk factor knowledge in HIV-infected adults.
Her recent publications have focused on smoking cessations interventions in persons living with HIV (PLWH), the effects of alcohol use and cigarette smoking on HIV clinical outcomes and biomarkers of monocyte activation and inflammation, and the use of behavioral couples therapy for smoking cessation in smoking-discordant couples. She was recently awarded a K23 career development award from NINR to use qualitative methods to develop and pilot test an invention to improve cardiovascular risk perception and adoption of heart-healthy behaviors in PLWH, including diet, physical activity, and smoking cessation. She has current interests in qualitative research methods, intervention development, and positive psychology.
Research Article: J Addict Res Ther 2011, 2:109