Lisa Eaton, PhD
Professor, Human Development &
Family Sciences (Principal Investigator)
Health and well-being development across the lifespan;
Advanced quantitative methods for the social sciences;
Ecological approaches to disease prevention;
Health disparities interventions and community based programs
PhD, University of Connecticut 2009
Post Doctoral Fellowship, Yale University 2010
Watt, M, Eaton, LA, Dennis, A, Choi, K, Kalichman, SC, Skinner, D, and Sikkema, K. Alcohol use during pregnancy in Cape Town, South Africa: Reconciling knowledge, norms, personal experience and intuition. Maternal & Child Health Journal. In Press.
Sega, L, Maxin, D, Eaton, L, Latham, A, Moose, A, & Stenslie, S. The effect of risk behavior induced by recovery in epidemic models. Journal of Biological Dynamics. In Press.
Maksut, J, & Eaton, LA. Female condoms = missed opportunities: Lessons learned from promotion-centered interventions. Women’s Health Issues. In Press.
Eaton, LA, Driffin, DD, Bauermeister, J, Smith, H, & Conway-Washington, C. Minimal awareness and stalled uptake of Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP) among at risk, HIV negative, Black men who have sex with men. AIDS Patient Care and STDs. In Press.
Eaton, LA, Driffin, DD, *Kegler, C, Smith, H, Conway-Washington, C, White, D, & Cherry, C. Understanding the role of stigma and medical mistrust when engaging in routine health care among Black men who have sex with men. American Journal of Public Health, 2015; 105(2):e75-82.
Pitpitan, EV, Kalichman, SC, Garcia, R., Cain, D, Eaton, LA. Mediators of Behavior Change Resulting from a Sexual Risk Reduction Intervention for STI Patients, Cape Town, South Africa. Journal of Behavioral Medicine, 2015; 38(2):194-203.
Eaton, LA, Driffin, DD, Smith, H, Conway-Washington, C, White, D, & Cherry, C Black men who have sex with men, sexual risk taking, and willingness to use rapid home HIV tests. Prevention Science, 2015; 16(2):321-329.
Eaton, LA, Driffin, DD, Smith, H, Conway-Washington, C, White, D, & Cherry, C. Psycho-social factors related to willingness to use pre-exposure prophylaxis among Black men who have sex with men. Sexual Health, 2014; 11(3):244-51.
Eaton, LA, Pitpitan, EV, Kalichman, SC, Sikkema, KJ, Skinner, D, Watt, MH, Pieterse, D., & Cain, N. Beliefs About Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder Among Men and Women at Alcohol Serving Establishments in South Africa. American Journal of Drug & Alcohol Abuse, 2014 Mar; 40(2):87-94.
Choi, KW, Abler, L, Watt, H, Eaton, LA, Kalichman, SC, Skinner, D, Pieterse, D, Sikkema, KJ. Drinking before and after pregnancy recognition: The moderating role of early and recent traumatic exposures in South African women. BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth, 2014 Mar 5; 14:97.
Eaton, LA, Cain, DN, Pitpitan, EV, Carey, K., Carey, MP, Mehlomakulu, V, Simbayi, LC, Mwaba, K, Kalichman, SC. Exploring the relationship between food insecurity, alcohol use, and sexual risk taking among men and women living in South African townships. Journal of Primary Prevention, 2014 Aug; 35(4): 255-65.
Watt, M., Sikkema, KJ, Abler, L, Velloza, J, Eaton, LA, Kalichman, SC, Skinner, D, Pieterse, D. Experiences of forced sex among female patrons of alcohol-serving venues in a South African township. Journal of Interpersonal Violence, 2014 May; 30(9): 1533-52.
Watt, MH, Eaton, LA, Choi, KW, Velloza, J, Kalichman, SC, Skinner, D, Sikkema, KJ. “It’s better for me to drink, at least the stress is going away”: Perspectives on alcohol use during pregnancy among South African women attending drinking establishments. Social Science and Medicine, 2014 Jun 27; 116C: 119-125.
Abler, L, Sikkema, KJ, Watt, MH, Eaton, LA, Choi, KW, Kalichman, SC, Skinner, D, & Pieterse, D. Longitudinal cohort study of depression, post-traumatic stress, and alcohol use in South African women who attend alcohol serving venues. BMC Psychiatry, 2014; 14:224.
Eaton, LA, Pitpitan, EV, Kalichman, SC, Sikkema, KJ, Skinner, D, Pieterse, D, & Cain, D. Food insecurity and alcohol use among pregnant women at alcohol-serving establishments in South Africa. Prevention Science, 2014 Jun; 15(3): 309-17.
Kalichman, SC, Cherry, C, Cain, D, Pope, H, Swetzes, C, Amaral, C. Kalichman, M, & Eaton, L. Integrated intervention for reducing HIV transmission and improving medication adherence among people living with HIV/AIDS. American Journal of Public Health, 2011; 101(3):531-8.
Kalichman, SC, Cain, DN, Eaton, LA, Simbayi, LC, Jooste, S. Randomized clinical trial of brief risk reduction counseling for sexually transmitted infection clinic patients, Cape Town, South Africa. American Journal of Public Health.
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