Bringing EX to A Million Hearts

The goals of this project are to develop a partnership between two existing successful initiatives: the Million Hearts Initiative at the MedStar Health system in the metro Washington, DC area, and the suite of digital smoking cessation programs at the American Legacy Foundation. This project also aims to advance physician training across MedStar Health clinics in assessment, brief advice, and referral to evidence-based smoking cessation.

Tobacco Use Among Young Adults

This is a longitudinal study designed to understand the trajectories of tobacco use in a national sample of young adults. Read more about how this study works.

E-cigarette Attitudes Among Smokers

This study examines attitudes and beliefs about smoking and e-cigarettes among smokers.

Smoking & Drinking Attitudes

Do you smoke and drink alcohol? Help us develop the best quit smoking treatments to help smokers that drink by participating in this study!

Improving the Effectiveness of Internet Quit Smoking Programs

Millions of smokers use the Internet for help quitting smoking each year. A growing number of studies have shown that Internet programs do, indeed, help people to quit successfully. However, most smokers visit quit smoking websites only one or two times and do not use many of the tools that can help them quit for good. This study is testing the effectiveness of two different strategies designed to increase the “dose” of treatment that smokers get from an Internet quit smoking program.