Publications by authors named "Sherry L Pagoto"

119 Publications

Public Health in the Selfie Generation.

JAMA Dermatol 2020 07;156(7):731-732

Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, Harvard TH Chan School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts.

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July 2020

Assessment of Tanning Beds in 3 Popular Gym Chains.

JAMA Netw Open 2019 12 2;2(12):e1918058. Epub 2019 Dec 2.

Department of Allied Health, University of Connecticut, Storrs.

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December 2019

Delivering a Post-Partum Weight Loss Intervention via Facebook or In-Person Groups: Protocol for a Randomized Feasibility Pilot Trial.

JMIR Res Protoc 2019 Nov 28;8(11):e15530. Epub 2019 Nov 28.

Department of Allied Health Sciences, UConn Center for mHealth and Social Media, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT, United States.

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November 2019

The history and future of digital health in the field of behavioral medicine.

J Behav Med 2019 02 1;42(1):67-83. Epub 2019 Mar 1.

Department of Allied Health Sciences, Institute for Collaboration in Health, Interventions, and Policy, Center for mHealth and Social Media, University of Connecticut, Storrs, USA.

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February 2019

Insights on HPV vaccination in the United States from mothers' comments on Facebook posts in a randomized trial.

Hum Vaccin Immunother 2019 11;15(7-8):1479-1487. Epub 2019 Jul 11.

d Applied Social and Health Psychology, Colorado State University , Storrs , CT , USA.

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February 2020

A Comparison of Tanning Habits Among Gym Tanners and Other Tanners.

JAMA Dermatol 2018 09;154(9):1090-1091

Department of Community and Behavioral Health, College of Public Health, East Tennessee State University, Johnson City.

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September 2018

Social Media and Obesity in Adults: a Review of Recent Research and Future Directions.

Curr Diab Rep 2018 04 18;18(6):34. Epub 2018 Apr 18.

Department of Allied Health Sciences, University of Connecticut, 358 Mansfield Road, Unit 1101, Storrs, CT, 06269-1101, USA.

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April 2018

Content analysis of Twitter chatter about indoor tanning.

Transl Behav Med 2019 01;9(1):41-47

Department of Allied Health Sciences, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT.

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January 2019

Healthy Body Image Intervention Delivered to Young Women via Facebook Groups: Formative Study of Engagement and Acceptability.

JMIR Res Protoc 2018 Feb 20;7(2):e54. Epub 2018 Feb 20.

Institute for Collaboration on Health, Intervention and Policy, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT, United States.

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February 2018

Healthy Lifestyle for All Through Patient Care and Policy.

JAMA Intern Med 2018 01;178(1):152-153

Duke University, Durham, North Carolina.

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January 2018

Clinic Versus Online Social Network-Delivered Lifestyle Interventions: Protocol for the Get Social Noninferiority Randomized Controlled Trial.

JMIR Res Protoc 2017 Dec 11;6(12):e243. Epub 2017 Dec 11.

Department of Allied Health Sciences, College of Agriculture, Health, and Natural Resources, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT, United States.

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December 2017

Youth access to indoor tanning salons in urban versus rural/suburban communities.

Photodermatol Photoimmunol Photomed 2018 Mar 12;34(2):112-116. Epub 2017 Dec 12.

Division of Preventive and Behavioral Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA, USA.

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March 2018

Gender Differences in Indoor Tanning Habits and Location.

J Am Acad Dermatol 2017 Oct 14. Epub 2017 Oct 14.

Division of Preventive and Behavioral Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts. Electronic address:

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October 2017

Tanners' awareness and perceptions of legislation for tanning bed use.

Photodermatol Photoimmunol Photomed 2017 Nov 2;33(6):338-340. Epub 2017 Aug 2.

Division of Preventive and Behavioral Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA, USA.

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November 2017

Creating the first indoor tan-free skin smart college campus.

Prev Med Rep 2017 Jun 21;6:44-46. Epub 2017 Feb 21.

University of Colorado School of Medicine, Department of Dermatology, Aurora, CO 80045, USA; Denver Veterans Affairs Medical Center (VAMC), Department of Dermatology, Denver, CO 80220, USA.

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June 2017

A proactive approach to ending the use of university debit cards for indoor tanning.

J Am Acad Dermatol 2017 Jan;76(1):e35-e36

Department of Epidemiology, Colorado School of Public Health, University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus, Aurora; Department of Dermatology, University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus, Aurora; Dermatology Service, Eastern Colorado Health Care System, US Department of Veterans Affairs, Denver. Electronic address:

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January 2017

Characteristics and Practices of Adults Who Use Tanning Beds in Private Residences.

JAMA Dermatol 2016 12;152(12):1383-1385

Division of Preventive and Behavioral Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester.

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December 2016

Weight loss support seeking on twitter: the impact of weight on follow back rates and interactions.

Transl Behav Med 2017 03;7(1):84-91

Division of Preventative and Behavioral Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Massachusetts Medical School, 55 Lake Avenue North, Worcester, MA, 01655, USA.

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March 2017