Christi Patten, MPI, PhD
Professor, Department of Psychology, Mayo Clinic

The research of Christi A. Patten, Ph.D., focuses on developing novel, theory-based behavioral interventions for tobacco cessation.

Focus areas

  • Tobacco cessation interventions for adolescents and smokers with psychiatric comorbidity
  • Social support and smoking cessation
  • Community-based participatory research to reduce health disparities among underserved populations
  • National Institutes of Health (NIH)-funded intervention programs to reduce tobacco disparities among Alaska Native adolescents and pregnant women