Researcher Profile

Kathryn L. Greene, PhD, MA

Full Member, Cancer Prevention and Control Program

Member since 2013

Academic Appointment

Professor of Communication
School of Communication and Information
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey


  • Joint Appointment, Rutgers School of Public Health, Department of Health Education and Behavioral Health


Research Interests

  • My research program explores decision-making related to various health risks, or the central role of communication in preventing and maintaining health and wellness. The two main thrusts of this research are: 1) increasing involvement in message processing and exploring message features in prevention, especially with adolescent risk taking
  • And 2) how people choose to share or conceal health diagnoses or other information.

Selected Publications

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