Eric Hekler

Title(s)Professor, Herbert Wertheim School of Public Health & Human Longevity Science
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    University at Albany, Albany, NYBA05/1998Psychology
    Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJMS10/2004Clinical Health Psychology
    Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJPhD10/2008Clinical Health Psychology
    Stanford University, Stanford, CApostdoctoral fellow08/2011Preventive Medicine

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    Dr. Eric Hekler, PhD, is Professor & Associate Dean, Community Partnerships, and Director of the T32 Training on Advanced Data Science for the Social and Behavioral Science, in the Herbert Wertheim School of Public Health and Human Longevity Science in the University of California, San Diego (UCSD), the Director of the Center for Wireless & Population Health Systems within the Qualcomm Institute at UCSD, and Director of the Design Specialization within the Design Lab at UCSD. Eric is a transdisciplinary researcher, educator, and practitioner who works at the intersection of public health (primary affiliation), health psychology (original training), design, and control systems engineering. His mission is to advance methods and processes that equitably serve people and practice towards a more vital, just, and resonantly diverse society and planet. He has numerous publications that span the many disciplines he contributes, has active federal and foundation funding – including as an NIH R01-funded PI, has played an integral role in creating new transdisciplinary educational opportunities and programs at UCSD, and is an active public health practitioner in the San Diego region. He is recognized internationally as an expert in applied health science methods and digital health.

    For a full list of his publications, please visit his Google Scholar profile as many of his peer-reviewed publications are not indexed via PubMed:

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    Optimizing Individualized and Adaptive mHealth Interventions via Control Systems Engineering Methods
    NIH R01CA244777Jul 14, 2020 - Jun 30, 2025
    Role: Principal Investigator
    Advanced data analytics training for behavioral and social sciences research
    NIH T32MH122376Jul 1, 2020 - Jun 30, 2025
    Role: Co-Investigator
    SCH: Control Systems Engineering for Counteracting Notification Fatigue: An Examination of Health Behavior Change
    NIH R01LM013107Mar 6, 2019 - Feb 28, 2023
    Role: Principal Investigator
    Operationalizing Behavioral Theory for mHealth: Dynamics, Context, and Personalization
    NIH U01CA229445Sep 19, 2018 - Aug 31, 2022
    Role: Co-Investigator
    Social Mobile Approaches to Reduce Weight (SMART) 2.0
    NIH R01HL136769Feb 19, 2018 - Jan 31, 2023
    Role: Co-Investigator
    Heart Steps: Adaptive mHealth intervention for physical-activity maintenance
    NIH R01HL125440Dec 1, 2014 - Nov 30, 2019
    Role: Co-Investigator

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    1. Thinking Health-related Behaviors in a Climate Change Context: A Narrative Review. Ann Behav Med. 2023 04 05; 57(3):193-204. Chevance G, Fresán U, Hekler E, Edmondson D, Lloyd SJ, Ballester J, Litt J, Cvijanovic I, Araújo-Soares V, Bernard P. PMID: 35861123; PMCID: PMC10074036.
      View in: PubMed   Mentions: 7     Fields:    Translation:Humans
    2. Development and Validation of Multivariable Prediction Algorithms to Estimate Future Walking Behavior in Adults: Retrospective Cohort Study. JMIR Mhealth Uhealth. 2023 01 27; 11:e44296. Park J, Norman GJ, Klasnja P, Rivera DE, Hekler E. PMID: 36705954; PMCID: PMC9919492.
      View in: PubMed   Mentions: 1     Fields:    Translation:Humans
    3. Correction to: A remotely delivered, peer-led intervention to improve physical activity and quality of life in younger breast cancer survivors. J Behav Med. 2023 Aug; 46(4):707-708. Weiner LS, Nagel S, Su HI, Hurst S, Levy SS, Arredondo EM, Hekler E, Hartman SJ. PMID: 36652087; PMCID: PMC9846656.
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    4. A remotely delivered, peer-led intervention to improve physical activity and quality of life in younger breast cancer survivors. J Behav Med. 2023 Aug; 46(4):578-593. Weiner LS, Nagel S, Irene Su H, Hurst S, Levy SS, Arredondo EM, Hekler E, Hartman SJ. PMID: 36479658; PMCID: PMC9735111.
      View in: PubMed   Mentions: 2     Fields:    Translation:HumansCTClinical Trials
    5. Model Personalization in Behavioral Interventions using Model-on-Demand Estimation and Discrete Simultaneous Perturbation Stochastic Approximation. Proc Am Control Conf. 2022 Jun; 2022:671-676. Kha RT, Rivera DE, Klasnja P, Hekler E. PMID: 36340266; PMCID: PMC9634813.
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    6. Enhanced Social Cognitive Theory Dynamic Modeling and Simulation Towards Improving the Estimation of "Just-In-Time" States. Proc Am Control Conf. 2022 Jun; 2022:468-473. El Mistiri M, Rivera DE, Klasnja P, Park J, Hekler E. PMID: 36340265; PMCID: PMC9634811.
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    7. Model Predictive Control Strategies for Optimized mHealth Interventions for Physical Activity. Proc Am Control Conf. 2022 Jun; 2022:1392-1397. Mistiri ME, Rivera DE, Klasnja P, Park J, Hekler E. PMID: 36238385; PMCID: PMC9555804.
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    8. Perspective: A Framework for Addressing Dynamic Food Consumption Processes. Adv Nutr. 2022 08 01; 13(4):992-1008. Taylor JC, Allman-Farinelli M, Chen J, Gauglitz JM, Hamideh D, Jankowska MM, Johnson AJ, Rangan A, Spruijt-Metz D, Yang JA, Hekler E. PMID: 34999744; PMCID: PMC9340970.
      View in: PubMed   Mentions: 3     Fields:    Translation:Humans
    9. Is It Time to Restructure the National Institutes of Health? Am J Public Health. 2022 07; 112(7):965-968. Hekler E, Anderson CAM, Cooper LA. PMID: 35728037; PMCID: PMC9222466.
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    10. Enhancing Nutrition Care Through Real-Time, Sensor-Based Capture of Eating Occasions: A Scoping Review. Front Nutr. 2022; 9:852984. Wang L, Allman-Farinelli M, Yang JA, Taylor JC, Gemming L, Hekler E, Rangan A. PMID: 35586732; PMCID: PMC9108538.
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    11. [A decision framework for an adaptive behavioral intervention for physical activity using hybrid model predictive control: illustration with Just Walk]. Rev Iberoam Autom Informa Ind. 2022 Jun 29; 19(3):297-308. Cevallos D, Martín CA, Mistiri ME, Rivera DE, Hekler E. PMID: 36061621; PMCID: PMC9439616.
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    12. Accuracy and Precision of Energy Expenditure, Heart Rate, and Steps Measured by Combined-Sensing Fitbits Against Reference Measures: Systematic Review and Meta-analysis. JMIR Mhealth Uhealth. 2022 04 13; 10(4):e35626. Chevance G, Golaszewski NM, Tipton E, Hekler EB, Buman M, Welk GJ, Patrick K, Godino JG. PMID: 35416777; PMCID: PMC9047731.
      View in: PubMed   Mentions: 8     Fields:    Translation:Humans
    13. Advancing Behavioral Intervention and Theory Development for Mobile Health: The HeartSteps II Protocol. Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2022 02 17; 19(4). Spruijt-Metz D, Marlin BM, Pavel M, Rivera DE, Hekler E, De La Torre S, El Mistiri M, Golaszweski NM, Li C, Braga De Braganca R, Tung K, Kha R, Klasnja P. PMID: 35206455; PMCID: PMC8872509.
      View in: PubMed   Mentions: 7     Fields:    Translation:HumansCTClinical Trials
    14. Social Mobile Approaches to Reducing Weight (SMART) 2.0: protocol of a randomized controlled trial among young adults in university settings. Trials. 2022 Jan 03; 23(1):7. Mansour-Assi SJ, Golaszewski NM, Costello VL, Wing D, Persinger H, Coleman A, Lytle L, Larsen BA, Jain S, Weibel N, Rock CL, Patrick K, Hekler E, Godino JG. PMID: 34980208; PMCID: PMC8721474.
      View in: PubMed   Mentions: 1     Fields:    Translation:HumansCTClinical Trials
    15. Lessons Learned: Beta-Testing the Digital Health Checklist for Researchers Prompts a Call to Action by Behavioral Scientists. J Med Internet Res. 2021 12 22; 23(12):e25414. Bartlett Ellis R, Wright J, Miller LS, Jake-Schoffman D, Hekler EB, Goldstein CM, Arigo D, Nebeker C. PMID: 34941548; PMCID: PMC8734920.
      View in: PubMed   Mentions: 6     Fields:    Translation:HumansCells
    16. Technology-mediated just-in-time adaptive interventions (JITAIs) to reduce harmful substance use: a systematic review. Addiction. 2022 05; 117(5):1220-1241. Perski O, Hébert ET, Naughton F, Hekler EB, Brown J, Businelle MS. PMID: 34514668; PMCID: PMC8918048.
      View in: PubMed   Mentions: 31     Fields:    Translation:Humans
    17. Proposing a new approach to funding behavioural interventions using iterative methods. Psychol Health. 2021 07; 36(7):787-791. Kwasnicka D, Ten Hoor GA, Hekler E, Hagger MS, Kok G. PMID: 34180340.
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    18. Characterizing and predicting person-specific, day-to-day, fluctuations in walking behavior. PLoS One. 2021; 16(5):e0251659. Chevance G, Baretta D, Heino M, Perski O, Olthof M, Klasnja P, Hekler E, Godino J. PMID: 33989338; PMCID: PMC8121346.
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    19. We're all in this together: recommendations from the Society of Behavioral Medicine's Open Science Working Group. Transl Behav Med. 2021 04 07; 11(3):693-698. Hesse BW, Conroy DE, Kwasnicka D, Waring ME, Hekler E, Andrus S, Tercyak KP, King AC, Diefenbach MA. PMID: 33595059.
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    20. Behavior science in the evolving world of digital health: considerations on anticipated opportunities and challenges. Transl Behav Med. 2021 03 16; 11(2):495-503. Sucala M, Cole-Lewis H, Arigo D, Oser M, Goldstein S, Hekler EB, Diefenbach MA. PMID: 32320039; PMCID: PMC7963278.
      View in: PubMed   Mentions: 7     Fields:    Translation:HumansPHPublic Health
    21. Innovative methods for observing and changing complex health behaviors: four propositions. Transl Behav Med. 2021 03 16; 11(2):676-685. Chevance G, Perski O, Hekler EB. PMID: 32421196; PMCID: PMC7963282.
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    22. Goal setting and achievement for walking: A series of N-of-1 digital interventions. Health Psychol. 2021 Jan; 40(1):30-39. Chevance G, Baretta D, Golaszewski N, Takemoto M, Shrestha S, Jain S, Rivera DE, Klasnja P, Hekler E. PMID: 33252961; PMCID: PMC7928044.
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    23. Evaluation of intervention components to maximize outcomes of behavioral obesity treatment delivered online: A factorial experiment following the multiphase optimization strategy framework. Contemp Clin Trials. 2021 01; 100:106217. Thomas JG, Goldstein CM, Bond DS, Lillis J, Hekler EB, Emerson JA, Espel-Huynh HM, Goldstein SP, Dunsiger SI, Evans EW, Butryn ML, Huang J, Wing RR. PMID: 33197609; PMCID: PMC7887033.
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    24. Precision Health: The Role of the Social and Behavioral Sciences in Advancing the Vision. Ann Behav Med. 2020 11 01; 54(11):805-826. Hekler E, Tiro JA, Hunter CM, Nebeker C. PMID: 32338719; PMCID: PMC7646154.
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    25. Engineering Person-Specific Behavioral Interventions to Promote Physical Activity. Exerc Sport Sci Rev. 2020 10; 48(4):170-179. Conroy DE, Lagoa CM, Hekler E, Rivera DE. PMID: 32658043; PMCID: PMC7492414.
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    26. Toward an open mechanistic science of behavior change. Health Psychol. 2020 Sep; 39(9):841-845. Hekler E, King AC. PMID: 32833485.
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    27. Feasibility, Acceptability, and Influence of mHealth-Supported N-of-1 Trials for Enhanced Cognitive and Emotional Well-Being in US Volunteers. Front Public Health. 2020; 8:260. Kravitz RL, Aguilera A, Chen EJ, Choi YK, Hekler E, Karr C, Kim KK, Phatak S, Sarkar S, Schueller SM, Sim I, Yang J, Schmid CH. PMID: 32695740; PMCID: PMC7336867.
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    28. Using Self-Study and Peer-to-Peer Support to Change "Sick" Care to "Health" Care: The Patient Perspective. Front Digit Health. 2020; 2:2. Nebeker C, Weisberg B, Hekler E, Kurisu M. PMID: 34713016; PMCID: PMC8522003.
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    29. Digital health at the age of the Anthropocene. Lancet Digit Health. 2020 06; 2(6):e290-e291. Chevance G, Hekler EB, Efoui-Hess M, Godino J, Golaszewski N, Gualtieri L, Krause A, Marrauld L, Nebeker C, Perski O, Simons D, Taylor JC, Bernard P. PMID: 33328121; PMCID: PMC7928047.
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    30. Modelling multiple health behavior change with network analyses: results from a one-year study conducted among overweight and obese adults. J Behav Med. 2020 04; 43(2):254-261. Chevance G, Golaszewski NM, Baretta D, Hekler EB, Larsen BA, Patrick K, Godino J. PMID: 31997127; PMCID: PMC7861046.
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    31. Citizen science to further precision medicine: from vision to implementation. JAMIA Open. 2020 Apr; 3(1):2-8. Petersen C, Austin RR, Backonja U, Campos H, Chung AE, Hekler EB, Hsueh PS, Kim KK, Pho A, Salmi L, Solomonides A, Valdez RS. PMID: 32607481; PMCID: PMC7309265.
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    32. The effect of digital physical activity interventions on daily step count: a randomised controlled crossover substudy of the MyHeart Counts Cardiovascular Health Study. Lancet Digit Health. 2019 11; 1(7):e344-e352. Shcherbina A, Hershman SG, Lazzeroni L, King AC, O'Sullivan JW, Hekler E, Moayedi Y, Pavlovic A, Waggott D, Sharma A, Yeung A, Christle JW, Wheeler MT, McConnell MV, Harrington RA, Ashley EA. PMID: 33323209.
      View in: PubMed   Mentions: 26     Fields:    Translation:Humans
    33. In search of a daily physical activity "sweet spot": Piloting a digital tracking intervention for people with multiple sclerosis. Digit Health. 2019 Jan-Dec; 5:2055207619872077. Chiauzzi E, Hekler EB, Lee J, Towner A, DasMahapatra P, Fitz-Randolph M. PMID: 31467683; PMCID: PMC6704414.
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    34. Why we need a small data paradigm. BMC Med. 2019 07 17; 17(1):133. Hekler EB, Klasnja P, Chevance G, Golaszewski NM, Lewis D, Sim I. PMID: 31311528; PMCID: PMC6636023.
      View in: PubMed   Mentions: 42     Fields:    Translation:Humans
    35. Efficacy of Contextually Tailored Suggestions for Physical Activity: A Micro-randomized Optimization Trial of HeartSteps. Ann Behav Med. 2019 05 03; 53(6):573-582. Klasnja P, Smith S, Seewald NJ, Lee A, Hall K, Luers B, Hekler EB, Murphy SA. PMID: 30192907; PMCID: PMC6401341.
      View in: PubMed   Mentions: 79     Fields:    Translation:Humans
    36. SMART 2.0: A Multimodal Weight Loss Intervention for Young Adults. Ext Abstr Hum Factors Computing Syst. 2019 May; 2019. Grega LM, Assi SJ, Hekler EB, Weibel N, Golaszewski NM, Godino JG. PMID: 33033808; PMCID: PMC7539792.
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    37. The history and future of digital health in the field of behavioral medicine. J Behav Med. 2019 02; 42(1):67-83. Arigo D, Jake-Schoffman DE, Wolin K, Beckjord E, Hekler EB, Pagoto SL. PMID: 30825090; PMCID: PMC6644720.
      View in: PubMed   Mentions: 71     Fields:    Translation:Humans
    38. Development of a Control-Oriented Model of Social Cognitive Theory for Optimized mHealth Behavioral Interventions. IEEE Trans Control Syst Technol. 2020 Mar; 28(2):331-346. Martín CA, Rivera DE, Hekler EB, Riley WT, Buman MP, Adams MA, Magann AB. PMID: 33746479; PMCID: PMC7977327.
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    39. Technology Innovations in Dietary Intake and Physical Activity Assessment: Challenges and Recommendations for Future Directions. Am J Prev Med. 2018 10; 55(4):e117-e122. Klurfeld DM, Hekler EB, Nebeker C, Patrick K, Khoo CSH. PMID: 30135036.
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    40. Tutorial for Using Control Systems Engineering to Optimize Adaptive Mobile Health Interventions. J Med Internet Res. 2018 06 28; 20(6):e214. Hekler EB, Rivera DE, Martin CA, Phatak SS, Freigoun MT, Korinek E, Klasnja P, Adams MA, Buman MP. PMID: 29954725; PMCID: PMC6043734.
      View in: PubMed   Mentions: 32     Fields:    Translation:Humans
    41. Rethinking Evaluations Of mHealth Systems For Behavior Change. GetMobile. 2018 Jun; 22(2):11-14. Klasnja P, Hekler EB. PMID: 30680312; PMCID: PMC6342455.
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    42. Modeling individual differences: A case study of the application of system identification for personalizing a physical activity intervention. J Biomed Inform. 2018 03; 79:82-97. Phatak SS, Freigoun MT, Martín CA, Rivera DE, Korinek EV, Adams MA, Buman MP, Klasnja P, Hekler EB. PMID: 29409750.
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    43. Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Program and Requests for Fruits and Vegetables Outside School Settings. J Acad Nutr Diet. 2018 08; 118(8):1408-1416. Ohri-Vachaspati P, Dachenhaus E, Gruner J, Mollner K, Hekler EB, Todd M. PMID: 29325891.
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    44. Adaptive step goals and rewards: a longitudinal growth model of daily steps for a smartphone-based walking intervention. J Behav Med. 2018 02; 41(1):74-86. Korinek EV, Phatak SS, Martin CA, Freigoun MT, Rivera DE, Adams MA, Klasnja P, Buman MP, Hekler EB. PMID: 28918547.
      View in: PubMed   Mentions: 45     Fields:    Translation:Humans
    45. Validation of a Smartphone App for the Assessment of Sedentary and Active Behaviors. JMIR Mhealth Uhealth. 2017 Aug 09; 5(8):e119. Toledo MJ, Hekler E, Hollingshead K, Epstein D, Buman M. PMID: 28793982; PMCID: PMC5569245.
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    46. Dose and timing of text messages for increasing physical activity among pregnant women: a randomized controlled trial. Transl Behav Med. 2017 06; 7(2):212-223. Huberty JL, Buman MP, Leiferman JA, Bushar J, Hekler EB, Adams MA. PMID: 27800565; PMCID: PMC5526801.
      View in: PubMed   Mentions: 9     Fields:    Translation:Humans
    47. Toward Usable Evidence: Optimizing Knowledge Accumulation in HCI Research on Health Behavior Change. Proc SIGCHI Conf Hum Factor Comput Syst. 2017 May; 2017:3071-3082. Klasnja P, Hekler EB, Korinek EV, Harlow J, Mishra SR. PMID: 30272059; PMCID: PMC6161824.
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    48. Wearable Technology and Long-term Weight Loss. JAMA. 2017 01 17; 317(3):317-318. Klasnja P, Hekler EB. PMID: 28114544.
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    49. Applying and advancing behavior change theories and techniques in the context of a digital health revolution: proposals for more effectively realizing untapped potential. J Behav Med. 2017 Feb; 40(1):85-98. Moller AC, Merchant G, Conroy DE, West R, Hekler E, Kugler KC, Michie S. PMID: 28058516; PMCID: PMC5532801.
      View in: PubMed   Mentions: 53     Fields:    Translation:Humans
    50. Development of a dynamic computational model of social cognitive theory. Transl Behav Med. 2016 12; 6(4):483-495. Riley WT, Martin CA, Rivera DE, Hekler EB, Adams MA, Buman MP, Pavel M, King AC. PMID: 27848208; PMCID: PMC5110484.
      View in: PubMed   Mentions: 19     Fields:    Translation:Humans
    51. Evaluating Digital Health Interventions: Key Questions and Approaches. Am J Prev Med. 2016 11; 51(5):843-851. Murray E, Hekler EB, Andersson G, Collins LM, Doherty A, Hollis C, Rivera DE, West R, Wyatt JC. PMID: 27745684; PMCID: PMC5324832.
      View in: PubMed   Mentions: 283     Fields:    Translation:Humans
    52. The Pace of Technologic Change: Implications for Digital Health Behavior Intervention Research. Am J Prev Med. 2016 11; 51(5):816-824. Patrick K, Hekler EB, Estrin D, Mohr DC, Riper H, Crane D, Godino J, Riley WT. PMID: 27745681.
      View in: PubMed   Mentions: 81     Fields:    Translation:Humans
    53. Advancing Models and Theories for Digital Behavior Change Interventions. Am J Prev Med. 2016 11; 51(5):825-832. Hekler EB, Michie S, Pavel M, Rivera DE, Collins LM, Jimison HB, Garnett C, Parral S, Spruijt-Metz D. PMID: 27745682; PMCID: PMC5506832.
      View in: PubMed   Mentions: 50     Fields:    Translation:Humans
    54. BeWell24: development and process evaluation of a smartphone "app" to improve sleep, sedentary, and active behaviors in US Veterans with increased metabolic risk. Transl Behav Med. 2016 09; 6(3):438-48. Buman MP, Epstein DR, Gutierrez M, Herb C, Hollingshead K, Huberty JL, Hekler EB, Vega-López S, Ohri-Vachaspati P, Hekler AC, Baldwin CM. PMID: 27528532; PMCID: PMC4987607.
      View in: PubMed   Mentions: 24     Fields:    Translation:Humans
    55. Behavior change interventions: the potential of ontologies for advancing science and practice. J Behav Med. 2017 Feb; 40(1):6-22. Larsen KR, Michie S, Hekler EB, Gibson B, Spruijt-Metz D, Ahern D, Cole-Lewis H, Ellis RJ, Hesse B, Moser RP, Yi J. PMID: 27481101.
      View in: PubMed   Mentions: 41     Fields:    Translation:Humans
    56. Effects of Three Motivationally Targeted Mobile Device Applications on Initial Physical Activity and Sedentary Behavior Change in Midlife and Older Adults: A Randomized Trial. PLoS One. 2016; 11(6):e0156370. King AC, Hekler EB, Grieco LA, Winter SJ, Sheats JL, Buman MP, Banerjee B, Robinson TN, Cirimele J. PMID: 27352250; PMCID: PMC4924838.
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    57. Combining Motivational and Physical Intervention Components to Promote Fall-Reducing Physical Activity Among Community-Dwelling Older Adults: A Feasibility Study. Am J Health Promot. 2016 11; 30(8):638-644. McMahon SK, Wyman JF, Belyea MJ, Shearer N, Hekler EB, Fleury J. PMID: 26389979; PMCID: PMC5326688.
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    58. Validation of Consumer-Based Hip and Wrist Activity Monitors in Older Adults With Varied Ambulatory Abilities. J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci. 2017 02; 72(2):229-236. Floegel TA, Florez-Pregonero A, Hekler EB, Buman MP. PMID: 27257217; PMCID: PMC6082588.
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    59. Agile science: creating useful products for behavior change in the real world. Transl Behav Med. 2016 06; 6(2):317-28. Hekler EB, Klasnja P, Riley WT, Buman MP, Huberty J, Rivera DE, Martin CA. PMID: 27357001; PMCID: PMC4927453.
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    60. Development and design of an intervention to improve physical activity in pregnant women using Text4baby. Transl Behav Med. 2016 06; 6(2):285-94. Huberty J, Rowedder L, Hekler E, Adams M, Hanigan E, McClain D, Balluff M, Buman M, Bushar J. PMID: 27356999; PMCID: PMC4927440.
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    61. Automated Behavioral Text Messaging and Face-to-Face Intervention for Parents of Overweight or Obese Preschool Children: Results From a Pilot Study. JMIR Mhealth Uhealth. 2016 Mar 14; 4(1):e21. Militello L, Melnyk BM, Hekler EB, Small L, Jacobson D. PMID: 26976387; PMCID: PMC4810011.
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    62. Building health behavior models to guide the development of just-in-time adaptive interventions: A pragmatic framework. Health Psychol. 2015 Dec; 34S:1209-19. Nahum-Shani I, Hekler EB, Spruijt-Metz D. PMID: 26651462; PMCID: PMC4732268.
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    63. Microrandomized trials: An experimental design for developing just-in-time adaptive interventions. Health Psychol. 2015 Dec; 34S:1220-8. Klasnja P, Hekler EB, Shiffman S, Boruvka A, Almirall D, Tewari A, Murphy SA. PMID: 26651463; PMCID: PMC4732571.
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    68. Impact of San Francisco's toy ordinance on restaurants and children's food purchases, 2011-2012. Prev Chronic Dis. 2014 Jul 17; 11:E122. Otten JJ, Saelens BE, Kapphahn KI, Hekler EB, Buman MP, Goldstein BA, Krukowski RA, O'Donohue LS, Gardner CD, King AC. PMID: 25032837; PMCID: PMC4110247.
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    69. A qualitative study of shopper experiences at an urban farmers' market using the Stanford Healthy Neighborhood Discovery Tool. Public Health Nutr. 2015 Apr; 18(6):994-1000. Buman MP, Bertmann F, Hekler EB, Winter SJ, Sheats JL, King AC, Wharton CM. PMID: 24956064; PMCID: PMC4503330.
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    73. An adaptive physical activity intervention for overweight adults: a randomized controlled trial. PLoS One. 2013; 8(12):e82901. Adams MA, Sallis JF, Norman GJ, Hovell MF, Hekler EB, Perata E. PMID: 24349392; PMCID: PMC3857300.
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    76. Behavioral impacts of sequentially versus simultaneously delivered dietary plus physical activity interventions: the CALM trial. Ann Behav Med. 2013 Oct; 46(2):157-68. King AC, Castro CM, Buman MP, Hekler EB, Urizar GG, Ahn DK. PMID: 23609341; PMCID: PMC3755035.
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    78. Determining who responds better to a computer- vs. human-delivered physical activity intervention: results from the community health advice by telephone (CHAT) trial. Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act. 2013 Sep 22; 10:109. Hekler EB, Buman MP, Otten J, Castro CM, Grieco L, Marcus B, Friedman RH, Napolitano MA, King AC. PMID: 24053756; PMCID: PMC3849440.
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    79. Realizing effective behavioral management of health: the metamorphosis of behavioral science methods. IEEE Pulse. 2013 Sep; 4(5):29-34. Hekler EB, Klasnja P, Traver V, Hendriks M. PMID: 24056791.
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    84. Adherence to a low-fat vs. low-carbohydrate diet differs by insulin resistance status. Diabetes Obes Metab. 2013 Jan; 15(1):87-90. McClain AD, Otten JJ, Hekler EB, Gardner CD. PMID: 22831182; PMCID: PMC3504183.
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    88. Food marketing to children through toys: response of restaurants to the first U.S. toy ordinance. Am J Prev Med. 2012 Jan; 42(1):56-60. Otten JJ, Hekler EB, Krukowski RA, Buman MP, Saelens BE, Gardner CD, King AC. PMID: 22176847.
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    94. Current theoretical models of generalized anxiety disorder (GAD): conceptual review and treatment implications. J Anxiety Disord. 2009 Dec; 23(8):1011-23. Behar E, DiMarco ID, Hekler EB, Mohlman J, Staples AM. PMID: 19700258.
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    95. Commonsense illness beliefs, adherence behaviors, and hypertension control among African Americans. J Behav Med. 2008 Oct; 31(5):391-400. Hekler EB, Lambert J, Leventhal E, Leventhal H, Jahn E, Contrada RJ. PMID: 18618236.
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    96. Psychosocial factors in heart surgery: presurgical vulnerability and postsurgical recovery. Health Psychol. 2008 May; 27(3):309-19. Contrada RJ, Boulifard DA, Hekler EB, Idler EL, Spruill TM, Labouvie EW, Krause TJ. PMID: 18624595.
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