Faculty Summaries
Suzanne M. Miller, PhD
Suzanne M. Miller, PhD
  • Director, Psychosocial and Biobehavioral Medicine Program
  • Director, Behavioral Center of Excellence in Breast Cancer
  • Director, Intervention Development and Measurement Core of the Cancer Information Service Research Consortium
  • Professor, Cancer Prevention and Control Program
  • Director,
Office Phone: 215-728-4069
Fax: 215-214-1651
Office: P4149

2011 - present

  • Marcus, A., Diefenbach, M., Stanton, A., Miller, S.M., Fleisher, L., Raich, P., Morra, M., Slevin Perocchia, R., Vu Tran, Z., Bright, and M. (2013). Cancer patient and survivor research from the Cancer Information Service Research Consortium: A preview of three large randomized trials and initial lessons learned.  Journal of Health Communication.18 (5): 543-562 PMID: 23448232 Pub Med in Process
  • Meropol, N.J., Egleston, B.L., Buzaglo, J.S., Balshem, A., Benson, A.B., Cegala, D.J., Cohen, R.B., Diefenbach, M.A., Miller, S.M., Fleisher, L., Ross, E.A., Schulman, K.A., Sulmasy, D.P., Weinfurt, K.P., The CONNECTtm Study Research Group. (2013) A web-based communication aid for patients with cancer:  The CONNECTtm Study. Cancer, Apr 1; 119, (7): 1437-45 PMCID: PMC3604078
  • Montgomery, S.V., Barsevick, A.M., Egleston, B.L., Bingler, R., Ruth, K., Miller, S.M., Malick, J., Cescon, T.P., & Daly, M.B. (2013).  Preparing Individuals to communicate genetic test results to their relatives: Report of a randomized control trial. Familial Cancer, published online 19 Feb. PMCID: PMC3706561
  • Miller, S.M., Hudson, S.V., Egleston, B.L., Manne, S., Buzaglo, J.S., Devarajan, K., Fleisher, L., Millard, J., Solarino, J., Trinastic, J., Meropol, N. (2013). The relationship among knowledge, self-efficacy, preparedness, decisional conflict and decisions to participate in a cancer clinical trial. Psycho-oncology, March: 22,(3): 481-489 PMCID: PMC3374030
  • Miller, S.M. (2012). Solutions that work in reducing Cancer Disparities: From research to reality. (Review of the book Cancer Disparities: causes and Evidence-Based Solutions, by R. Elk & H. Landrine (Eds). PsycCRITIQUES, Vol. 57 (Release 35) Articles 8.
  • Hudson, S.V., Miller, S.M.., Hemler, J., Ferrante, J. M., Lyle, J., Oeffinger, K.C., and DiPaola, R. S. (2012).  Adult Cancer survivor discuss follow-up in primary care “Not what I want, but maybe what I need”. Annals of Family Medicine, 10 (5): 418-27. , PMCID: PMC3438209
  • Wen, K.Y., Miller, S.M.., Lazev, A. and Hernandez, E. (2012). Predictors of smoking cessation treatment adherence in a socioeconomically disadvantaged sample of pregnant women. Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved, 23: 1222-1238. NIHMSID: 399579 Pubs Med in Process
  • Fleisher, L. Miller, S.M., Crookes, D., Kandadai, V., Wen, K.Y, Slamon, R., Chaivous, J. (2012) Implementation of a theory-based, non-clinical patient navigator program to address barriers in an urban cancer center setting. Journal of Oncology Navigation and Survivorship, June 3 (3) Pub Med in Process
  • Hudson, S.V., Miller-Halegoua, S.M., Helmer, J., McClinton, A., Oeffinger, K.C., Tallia, A., and Crabtree, B.F. (2012).  Cancer survivors and the patient centered medical home. Special Issue on the Patient Centered Medical Home. Translational Behavioral Medicine 2 (3)322-331. PMCID: PMC3628767
  • Wen, K.Y., Miller, S.M.., Stanton, A., Fleisher, L., Morra, M.E., Jorge, A., Diefenbach, M.A., Ropka, M.E., & Marcus, A.(2012)  E-Pub July 2012 The development and preliminary testing of a multimedia patient-provider survivorship communication module for breast cancer survivors. Patient Education and Counseling 88, 344-49. PMCID: PMC 3419388
  • Fleisher, L., Kandadai, V., Keenan, E., Miller, S.M.., Devarajan, K., Ruth, K.J., Rodoletz, M., Bieber, E.J., Weinberg, D.S. (2012)   Build it and will they come?  Unexpected findings from a study on a web-based intervention to improve colorectal cancer screening.  Journal of Health Communication 17 (1) 41-53
  • Miller, S.M.., Hudson, S., Egleston, B., Manne, S., Buzaglo, J., Devarajan, K., Fleisher, L., Millard, J., Solarino, N., Trinastic, J., Meropol, N. (2012) The relationships among knowledge, self-efficacy, preparedness, decisional conflict and decisions to participate in the cancer clinical trial. Psycho-Oncology epub ahead of print 14 Feb 2012, PMCID: PMC 3374030(Pub Med avail. 8/14/2013)
  • Kluhsman BC, Lengerich EJ, Fleisher L, Paskett ED, Miller-Halegoua SM, Balshem A, Bencivenga MM, Spleen AM, Schreiber, P, and Dignan MB. (2012) A Pilot Study for Using Fecal Immunochemical Testing to Increase Colorectal Cancer Screening in Appalachia  2008-2009. Preventing Chronic Disease, 9: 110160; 1-7.  PMID 22482136 (Pub Med in process)
  • Lazev, A., Norton, T.R., Collins, B., Ma, G., & Miller, S.M.. (2012) The use of university debit cards for purchasing cigarettes: An opportunity for tobacco use prevention on university campuses.  Drugs: Education, Prevention and Policy, 19 (1); 59-63. Pub Med in Process
  • Egleston, B.L., Miller, S.M.., Meropol, N.  (2011). The impact of misclassification due to survey response fatigue on estimation and identifiability of treatment effects.  Statistics in Medicine, Dec 30 ;( 30); 3560-72 PMCID: PMC3552436
  • Wang, C, Gallo, R. Fleisher, L. & Miller S.M. (2011). Literacy assessment of family history tools for public health prevention. Public Health Genomics, 14 (4-5): 222-37.  PMCID: PMC 2891255
  • Roussi, P., Sherman, K.A., Miller, S.M.., Hurley, K., Daly, M.B., Godwin, A., Buzaglo, J .and Wen, K.Y. (2011). The identification of cognitive profiles among women considering BRCA 1/2 testing through the utilization of cluster analytic techniques. Psychology and Health 26(10): 1327-1343.PMCID: PMC3197930

2000 - 2010

  • Wen, K.Y., Kreps, D., Zhu, F., Miller, S.M.. (2010). Consumer’s perceptions about and use of the Internet for personal health records and health information exchange: Analysis of the 2007 Health Information National Trends Survey. Journal of Medical Internet Research 12(4) e73. PMCID: PMC3056530
  • Hall, M., Egleston, B., Miller, S., Buzaglo, J., Millard, J., Ridgway, C., Damjanov, N., Sprandio, J. and Meropol, N. (2010). Barriers to participation in cancer prevention clinical trials, Acta Oncologica, 49(6): 757-66.  PMCID: PMC2901417
  • Miller, S.M.. Key to Successful Annual Meeting. (Winter -2010). Outlook-Quarterly Newsletter of the Society of Behavioral Medicine
  • Sherman, A.C., Miller, S.M.. (Winter-2010). The Great debate: scrutinizing the value of positive psychology for health research. Outlook-Quarterly Newsletter of the Society of Behavioral Medicine
  • Miller, S.M. & Roussi, P. (2010). Psychosocial issues in cervical cancer screening. In Psycho-Oncology (2nd ed.) Chapter 10 (84-89) J. C. Holland, W. S. Breitbart, P. B. Jacobsen, M. S. Lederberg, M. J. Loscalzo & R. McCorkle (Eds), New York, NY: Oxford University Press.
  • Miller, S.M.., Roussi, P., Daly, M.B. and Scarpato, J.  (2010). New Strategies in Ovarian Cancer:  Uptake and experience of women at high risk of ovarian cancer who are considering risk-reducing salpingo-oophorectomy. Clinical Cancer Research, 16 (21), 5094-5106. PMCID: PMC 3107031
  • Roussi, P., Sherman, K.A., Miller, S, Buzaglo, J., Daly, M., Taylor, A, Ross, E., Godwin, A. (2010). Enhanced counseling for women undergoing BRCA 1/2 testing:  Impact on knowledge and psychological distress – results from a randomized clinical trial. Psychology and Health, 25 (4) 401-415 PMCID: PMC2866521
  • Miller, SM, Sherman, AC, Christensen, AJ (2010). Introduction to Special Series: The great debate – Evaluating the health implications of positive psychology. Annals of Behavioral Medicine, 39 (1) 1-3.  PMCID: PMC2891068
  • Wang, C., Miller, S.M.., Egleston, B.L., Hay, J.L. & Weinberg D.S. (2010). Beliefs about the causes of breast and colorectal cancer among women in the general population. Cancer Causes and Control, 21 (1) 99-107.  PMCID: PMC: 28090801
  • Hudson, S.V., Hahn, K.A, Ohman-Strickland, P, Cunningham, R.S, Miller, S.M.. & Crabtree, B.F. (2009). Breast, Colorectal and Prostate Cancer Screening for Cancer Survivors and Non-Cancer Patients in community practices. Journal of General Internal Medicine, 24, (S2), S487-490. PMCID: PMC2201760
  • Miller, S.M.. Personalized Medicine: The differences in individual personality and mental state are as much a factor in quality of treatment as genetic differences are. (2009)  Oncology Times, (31) 17 9-11.
  • Braithwaite, D., Moore, D, Lustig, R., Epel, E., Ong, K.K., Rehkopf, D., Wang, M.C. Miller, S.M..  & Hiatt, R.A. (2009). Socioeconomic status in relation to early menarche among black and white girls. Cancer Causes and Control, 20 (5), 713-20.  PMID 19107561
  • Norton, T.R., Lazev, A.B., Schnoll, R.A. & Miller, S.M.. (2009). The impact of email recruitment on our understanding of college smoking. Addictive Behaviors, 34 (6-7) 531-535. PMCID: PMC2802216
  • Norton, T.R., Lazev, A.B., Schnoll, R.A. & Miller, S.M. (2009). The impact of email recruitment on our understanding of college smoking. Addictive Behaviors, 34 (6-7) 531-535. PMCID: PMC2802216
  • Diefenbach, C., Turner, G., Carpenter K.M., Sheldon, L., Mustian, K.M., Gerend, M.A., Rini, C., Wagner, C., Gritz, E.R., McQueen, A., Prayor-Patterson, H.M and Miller, S.M. (2009). Cancer and patient- physician communication.  Journal of Health Communication, 14, (S1), 57-65. PMCID: PMC2791918
  • Quillen, J.M., Tracy, K., Ancker, J, Mustian, K Ellington, L. Viswanath, V and Miller, S.M., (2009). Healthcare system approaches for cancer patient communication. As part of invited special issue on:  Interpersonal Communication and Cancer Control:  Emerging themes. Journal of Health Communications, 14, (S1), 85-94.  PCMID: PMC2805414
  • Weinberg, D.S., Miller, S.M., Rodoletz, M., Egleston, B., Fleisher, L., Buzaglo, J., Keenan, E., Marks, J., Bieber, E. (2009). Colorectal cancer knowledge is not associated with screening compliance. Journal of Cancer Education, 24, (3), 225-232. PMCID: PMC2724589
  • Bowen, D.J., Miller, S.M. (2009). Communication in cancer prevention and control.  Journal of Health Communication, 14, (S1)3-4. PMCID: PMC2882622
  • Miller, S.M., Bowen D.J., Lyle, J., Clark, M., Mohr, D., Wardle, J., Ceballos, R., Emmons, K., Gritz, E., Marlow, L. (2008). Primary prevention, aging, and cancer: Overview and future perspectives part of invited supplement: Aging in the context of cancer prevention and control: Perspectives from behavioral medicine. Cancer, 113(S12), 3484-92. PMCID: PMC 2875677
  • Meropol, N.J., Egleston, B.L., Buzaglo, J.S., Benson, A.B., Cegala, D.J., Diefenbach, M.A., Fleisher, L., Miller, S.M.., Sulmasy, D.P., Weinfurt, K.P, Connect Study Research Group (2008). Cancer patient preferences for quality and length of life.  Cancer, 113 (12) 3459-66. PMCID: PMC2606934
  • Bellizzi, K., Miller S.M., Bowen, D.J., Mustian, K. (2008). Aging in the context of cancer prevention and control: Perspectives from behavioral medicine. Part of Invited Supplement: Aging in the Context of Cancer Prevention and Control: Perspectives from Behavioral Medicine, Cancer, 113 (S12), 3479-3483. PMCID: PMC2917801
  • Wang, C & Miller, S.M.,  (2008).  Psychological issues in genetic testing.  In S.M. Miller, D.J. Bowen, R.T. Croyle & J. Rowland (Eds.),  Handbook of Cancer Control and Behavioral Science: A Resource for Researchers, Practitioners, and Policy Makers 303-321.  Washington: American Psychological Association
  • Fang, C. Y., Miller, S. M., Bovbjerg, D. H., Bergman, C., Edelson, M.I., Rosenblum, N. G., Bove, B. A., Godwin, A. K., Campbell, D. E., & Douglas, S. D. (2008). Perceived stress is associated with impaired T-cell response to HPV16 in women with cervical dysplasia. Annals of Behavioral Medicine, 35 (1) 87-96. PMCID: PMC2396791
  • Barsevick, A.M., Montgomery, S.V., Ruth, K., Ross, E.A., Egleston, B.L., Bingler, R., Malick, J., Miller, S.M., Cescon, T.P., and Daly M.B. (2008). Intention to communicate BRCA1/BRCA2 genetic test results to the family. Journal of Family Psychology. 22 (2) 303-12. PMID: 18410217
  • Fleisher, L, Buzaglo, J, Collins, M, Millard, J, Miller, S.M., Egleston, BL, Solarino, N,  Trinastic, J, Cegala, DJ, Benson III, AB, Schulman, KA, Weinfurt, KP, Sulmasy, D, Diefenbach, MA, & Meropol, NJ. (2008). Using health communications best practices to develop a web-based provider-patient communication aid: The CONNECTTM study. Patient Education and Counseling, 71 (3) 378-387. PMCID: PMC2509582.
  • Meropol, N.J., Buzaglo, J.S., Millard, J., Damjanov, N., Miller, S.M.., Ridgeway, C., Ross, E.A., Sprandio, J.D., and Watts, P. (2007). Barriers to clinical trial participation as perceived by oncologists and patients. Journal of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network, 5 (8) 655-664. PMID 17927923
  • Buzaglo J.S. , Millard J.L., Ridgway C.G., Ross E.A., Antaramian S.P., Miller S.M., Meropol N.J. (2007). An Internet method to assess cancer patient information needs and enhance doctor-patient communication: A pilot study. Journal of Cancer Education, (22) (4) 233-40. PMID 18067435
  • Hiatt, R.A., Miller, S.M..  & Vernon, S.W. (2007). Translational research and good behavior. Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers and Prevention, 16 (11) 2184-85. PMID 18006904
  • Kanetsky, P.A. & Miller, S.M. (2007). On education, interdisciplinary research, and rodeo-the 31stannual meeting of the American Society of Preventive Oncology. Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers and Prevention, 16 (7) 1530.
  • Vernon, S., Meissner, H., Miller, S.M. (2006). The role of behavioral science in cancer prevention research: planning the next steps in the collaborative process. Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention, 15(3), 413-15. PMID 16537691
  • Miller, S.M.., Stefanek, M.E., Bowen, D.J., & Ropka, M.E.  (Eds.) (2006). Decision making in the cancer Context: An introduction to the special series.  Annals of Behavioral Medicine, 32, (3), 169-171
  • Fang, C.Y., Ma, G.X., Miller, S.M., Shive, S., Su, X., Tan, Y., &. (2006). A brief smoking cessation intervention for Chinese and Korean American smokers.  Preventive Medicine, (Oct), 43, (4), 321-324. PMID 16860858
  • Fang, C.Y., Miller, S.M.., Mangan, C.E., Belch, R., Campbell, D.E., & Douglas S.D. (2006).  The effects of avoidance on cytotoxic/suppressor T-cells in women with cervical lesions. Psycho-Oncology, 12 (6), 590-598
  • Fang, C.Y., Ma, G.X., Miller, S.M.., Tan, Y., Zerr, T., Su, X., & Shive, S. (2005).  The effects of a culturally enhanced smoking study intervention on health beliefs and smoking status among Chinese and Korean smokers. International Electronic Journal of Health Education, 8, 1-10.
  • Schnoll, R.A., Rothman, R.L., Wielt, D., Newman, H., Lerman, C., Wang, H., Babb, J., Miller, S.M.., Movsas, B., Sherman, E. Ridge, J.A., Unger, M. Langer, C., Goldberg, M., Scott, W. & Cheng, J. (2005). A randomized pilot study of cognitive-behavioral therapy vs. basic health education for smoking cessation among cancer patients. Annals of Behavioral Medicine), 30, 1-11 PMID 16097900
  • Schnoll, R.A., Wang, H., Miller, S.M.., Babb, J.S., Cornfeld, M.J., Higman-Tofani, S., Henigan-Peel, T., Balshem, A., Slater, E., Ross, E., Boyd, S., Engstrom, P.F. (2005).  Change in worksite smoking behavior following cancer risk feedback: A pilot study.  American Journal of Health Behavior, 29 (3), 215-227. PMID 15899685
  • Miller, S.M.., Roussi, P., Daly, M.B., Buzaglo, J.S., Sherman, K.A., Godwin, A.K., Balshem, A., & Atchison, M.A. (2005). Enhanced counseling for women undergoing BRCA1/2 testing: Impact on subsequent decision making about risk prevention behaviors. Special Issue on Implications of Genomics for Health Behavior and Health Education, (Oct); 32(5), 654-667. PMID 16148211
  • Miller S.M., Roussi, P. (2005). Genetic Testing for breast and ovarian cancer: A review of psychological and behavioral outcomes.  Hellenic Journal of Psychology, 2(2), 135-158.
  • Miller, S.M.., Fleisher, L., Roussi, P., Buzaglo, J.S., Schnoll, R.A., Slater, E., Raysor, S., & Popa-Mabe, M. (2005). Facilitating informed decision making about breast cancer risk and genetic counseling among women calling the NCI’s Cancer Information Service.  Journal of Health Communication, Special Issue on The National Cancer Institute’s Cancer Information Service: A New Generation of Service and Research to the Nation, 10, (Sup1), 119-36. PMID16377604
  • Ma, G.X., Fang, C.Y., Shive, S., Su, X., Toubbeh, J., Miller, S.M.., & Tan Y. (2005). A culturally enhanced smoking cessation study among Chinese and Korean smokers. The International Electronic Journal of Health Education, 8, 1-10.
  • Fang, C.Y., McKenzie, T., Miller, S.M.., & Daly, M.B. (2005). Psychosocial factors that influence decision making about prophylactic surgery.  Psicooncologia, 2(2-3), 329-346.
  • Katz, M.L., Ruzek, S.B., Miller, S.M.., Legos, P. (2004). Gender differences in patients’ needs and concerns to diagnostic tests for possible cancer.  Journal of Cancer Education, (Winter); 19, (4), 227-231. PMID 15725641
  • Weinberg, D.S., Turner, B. J., Wang, H., Myers, R., Miller, S.M..  (2004). A survey of women regarding factors affecting colorectal cancer screening compliance.  Preventive Medicine, 38 (6), 669-675. PMID 15193887
  • Schnoll, R.A., Rothman, R.L., Newman, H., Lerman, C., Miller, S.M.., Movsas, B., Sherman, E., Ridge, J.A., Unger, M., Langer, C., Goldberg, M., Scott, W., Cheng, J. (2004).  Characteristics of cancer patients entering a smoking cessation program and correlates of quit motivation.   Psycho-Oncology, 13, (5) 346-358. PMID 15133775
  • Schnoll, R.A., Rothman, R.L., Lerman, C., Miller, S.M.., Newman, H., Movsas, B., Sherman, E., Ridge, J.A., Unger, M., Langer, C., Goldberg, M., Scott, W., Cheng, J. (2004). Comparing patients who enroll in a smoking cessation program at a comprehensive cancer center with those who decline enrollment.  Head and Neck Cancer, (Mar); 26, (3): 278-286
  • Miller, S.M.., Bowen, D. J., Campbell, M.K., Diefenbach, M.A., Gritz, E.R., Jacobsen, P.B., Stefanek, M., Fang, C.Y., Lazovich, D., Sherman, K.A., Wang, C. (2004). Current research promises and challenges in behavioral oncology: Report from the American Society of Preventive Oncology Annual Meeting.  Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers and Prevention, 13, 171-180. PMID 14973109
  • Schnoll, R.A., Malstrom, M., James, C., Rothman, R., Miller, S.M.., Ridge, J.A., Movsas, B., Unger, M., Langer, C., & Goldberg, M. (2003).  Longitudinal predictors of continued tobacco use among cancer patients.  Annals of Behavioral Medicine, 25, 214-21. PMID 12763716
  • Fang, C.Y., Miller, S.M.., Pritchette, L., Bergman, C., Edelson, M., Campbell, D.E., Douglas, S.D. (2003). Psychosocial influences on lymphoproliferative responses to HPV. Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers and Prevention, 12,184.
  • Fang, C.Y., Miller, S.M.., Mills, M., Mangan, C, E., Belch, R., Winokur, A., Campbell, D.E., Douglas, S.D. (2003).  The effects of avoidance on cytotoxic/suppressor T-cells in women with cervical lesions.  Psycho-Oncology, 12, 590-98. PMID 12923799
  • Fang, C., Miller, S.M.., Babb, J., Daly, M., & Engstrom, P. (2003). Psychological correlates of intention to undergo prophylactic oophorectomy among women with a family history of ovarian cancer.  Preventive Medicine, 37, 424-31. PMID 14572427
  • Basen-Enquist, K., Paskett, E.D., Buzaglo, J.S., Miller, S.M..., Schover, L., Wenzel, L.B., Bodurka, D.C.  (2003). Cervical Cancer: Behavioral factors related to screening, diagnosis, and survivors’ quality of life.  Cancer: Supplement on the Second International Conference on Cervical Cancer, 98, 2009-14. PMID 14603537
  • Agrep, P., Campbell, F., Boccia, M., Goldman, B., Kass, N., McCullough, L., Merz, J., Miller, S.M.., Mintz, J., Rapkin, B., Sorenson, J., Sugarman, J., and Wirshing D.  (2003). Improving Informed Consent: The medium is not the message.  IRB: Ethics and Human Research, Sept-Oct, 25 (5): S11-19.
  • Schnoll, R.A., Miller, S.M.., Unger, M., McAleer, C., Halbherr, T., & Bradley, P. (2002). Characteristics of female smokers attending a lung cancer screening program:  Implications for program development.  Lung Cancer, 37, 257-265. PMID 12234693
  • Schnoll, R.A., Malstrom, M., James, C., Rothman, R.L., Miller, S.M.., Ridge, J.A., Movsas, B., Langer, C., Unger, M., & Goldberg, M. (2002). Correlates of tobacco use among smokers and recent quitters diagnosed with cancer. Patient Education and Counseling, 46, 137-145. PMID 11867244
  • Miller, S.M.., Knowles, J., Schnoll, R.A., & Buzaglo, J. (2002).  A cognitive-affective analysis of cancer behavior in the elderly: Are you as healthy as you feel?  K. W. Schaie, H. Leventhal, & S. L. Willis (Eds.), Effective Health Behavior in Older Adults. 65-103 New York:  Springer Publishing Co.
  • Fang, C.F., Miller, S.M.., Daly, M., & Hurley, K. (2002). The influence of attentional style and risk perceptions on intentions to undergo prophylactic oophorectomy among FDRs. Psychology and Health, 17, (3), 365-376.
  • Cornfeld, M., Schnoll, R.A., Higman, S., Babb, J., Miller, S.M.., Henigan-Peel, T., Balshem, A., Slater, E., Ross, E., Siemers, S., Montgomery, S., Malstrom, M., Hunt, P., Boyd, S. & Engstrom, P. (2002). Implementation of a comprehensive cancer control program at the worksite - Year one summary report. Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, 44, 398-406. PMID 12024685
  • Schnoll, R.A., Malstrom, M., James, C., Rothman, R.L., Miller, S.M.., Ridge, J.A., Movsas, B., Langer, C., Unger, M., & Goldberg, M. (2001). Processes of change related to smoking behavior among cancer patients.  Cancer Practice, 10, 11-19.
  • Miller, S.M.., Sherman, K.A., Buzaglo, J., & Rodoletz, M. (2001). Monitoring-Blunting behavioral signatures in coping with health threats: The example of cancer. Psicologia della Salute, 3, 37-48.
  • Miller, S.M.., Fang, C.Y., Diefenbach, M.A., & Bales, C. (2001). Tailoring psychosocial interventions to the individual’s health information processing style: The influence of monitoring versus blunting in cancer risk and disease. In A. Baum & B. Andersen (Eds.), Psychosocial interventions in cancer (p. 343-362).  Washington D.C.: American Psychological Association.
  • Miller, S.M.., Diefenbach, M.A., Kruus, L., Bruner, D., Hanks, G., & Engstrom, P.E.  (2001). Psychological and screening profiles of first degree relatives of prostate cancer patients.  Journal of Behavioral Medicine, 24, 247-258. PMID 11436545
  • Hurley, K.E., Miller, S.M.., Costalas, J.W., & Daly, M.B. (2001).  Anxiety/uncertainty reduction as a motivation for interest in prophylactic oophorectomy in women with a family history of ovarian cancer. Journal of Women’s Health and Gender-Based Medicine, 10, 189-199. PMID 11268302
  • Daly, M., Barsevick, A., Miller, S.M.., Rogatko, A., Buckman, R., Costalas, J., Montgomery, S., & Binger, R. (2001).  Communicating genetic test results to the family: A six-step skills-building strategy.  Family and Community Health, 24, 13-26. PMID 11563941
  • Cornfeld, M.J., Miller, S.M.., Ross, E., & Schneider, D. (2001). Accuracy of cancer risk assessment in primary care practice.  Journal of Cancer Education, 16, 193-198. PMID 11848666
  • Schnoll, R.A., & Miller, S.M..  (2000). Smoking-cessation initiatives for cancer patients.  Primary Care and Cancer, 20, 10-15.
  • Roussi, P., Miller, S.M.., & Shoda, Y. (2000). Discriminative facility in the face of threat: Relationship to psychological distress.  Psychology and Health, 15 (1), 21-33.
  • Diefenbach MA, Schnoll RA, Miller SM, Brower L. Genetic testing for prostate cancer: willingness and predictors of interest. Cancer Practice. .2000 Mar-Apr;8(2):82-6.
  • Diefenbach MA, Green VG, Gray T, Patterson F, Miller SM. Targeted smoking cessation programs for underserved populations. Primary Care Cancer. 2000;20:52-6.

1990 - 1999

  • Savard J, Miller SM, Mills M, O'Leary A, Harding H, Douglas SD, Mangan CE, Belch R, Winokur A. Association between subjective sleep quality and depression on immunocompetence in low-income women at risk for cervical cancer. Psychosom Med. 1999 Jul-Aug;61(4):496-507.
  • Miller SM, Fang CY, Manne SL, Engstrom PF, Daly MB. Decision making about prophylactic oophorectomy among at-risk women: Psychological influences and implications. Gynecol Oncol. 1999 Dec;75(3):406-12.
  • Miller SM, Buzaglo JS, Simms SL, Green V, Bales C, Mangan CE, Sedlacek TV. Monitoring styles in women at risk for cervical cancer: Implications for the framing of health-relevant messages. Ann Behav Med. 1999 Win;21(1):27-34.
  • Diefenbach MA, Miller SM, Daly MB. Specific worry about breast cancer predicts mammography use in women at risk for breast and ovarian cancer. Health Psychol. 1999 Sep;18(5):532-6.
  • Daly M, Farmer J, Harrop-Stein C, Montgomery S, Itzen M, Costalas JW, Rogatko A, Miller S, Balshem A, Gillespie D. Exploring family relationships in cancer risk counseling using the genogram. Cancer Epidemiology Biomarkers & Prevention. 1999 Apr;8(4):393-8.
  • Bruner DW, Baffoe-Bonnie A, Miller S, Diefenbach M, Tricoli JV, Daly M, Pinover W, Grumet SC, Stofey J, Ross E, Raysor S, Balshem A, Malick J, Engstrom P, Hanks GE, Mirchandani I. Prostate cancer risk assessment program. A model for the early detection of prostate cancer. Oncology (Huntingt). 1999 Mar;13(3):325-34; discussion 37-9, 43-4 pas.
  • Shoda Y, Mischel W, Miller SM, Diefenbach M, Daly MB, Engstrom PF. Psychological interventions and genetic testing: Facilitating informed decisions about BRCA1/2 cancer susceptibility. J Clin Psychol Med Settings. 1998 Mar;5(1):3-17.
  • Miller SM, Mischel W, Schroeder CM, Buzaglo JS, Hurley K, Schreiber P, Mangan CE. Intrusive and avoidant ideation among females pursuing infertility treatment. Psychol Health. 1998;13(5):847-58.
  • Houghton A, Coit D, Bloomer W, Buzaid A, Chu D, Eisenberg B, Guitart J, Johnson T, Miller S, Sener S, Tanabe K, Thompson J, Urist M, Walker M. NCCN Melanoma Practice Guidelines. Oncology-NY. 1998 Jul;12(7A):153-77.
  • Miller SM, Siejak KK, Schroeder CM, Lerman C, Hernandez E, Helm CW. Enhancing adherence following abnormal pap smears among low- income minority women: A preventive telephone counseling strategy. Journal of the National Cancer Institute. 1997 May 21;89(10):703-8.
  • Gennaro S, Fehder W, Gallagher P, Miller S, Douglas SD, Campbell DE. Lymphocyte, monocyte, and natural killer cell reference ranges in postpartal women. Clin Diagn Lab Immunol. 1997 Mar;4(2):195-201.
  • Oleary A, Savard J, Miller SM. Psychoneuroimmunology: Elucidating the process. Curr Opin Psychiatr. 1996 Nov;9(6):427-32.
  • Miller SM, Shoda Y, Hurley K. Applying cognitive social theory to health-protective behavior: Breast self-examination in cancer screening. Psychol Bull. 1996 Jan;119(1):70-94.
  • Miller SM, Rodoletz M, Schoreder CM, Mangan CE, Sedlacek TV. Applications of the monitoring process model to coping with severe long-term medical threats. Health Psychol. 1996 May;15(3):216-25.
  • Miller SM, Mischel W, Oleary A, Mills M. From human papillomavirus (HPV) to cervical cancer: Psychosocial processes in infection, detection, and control. Ann Behav Med. 1996 Fal;18(4):219-28.
  • Lerman C, Schwartz MD, Miller SM, Daly M, Sands C, Rimer BK. A randomized trial of breast cancer risk counseling: Interacting effects of counseling, educational level, and coping style. Health Psychol. 1996 Mar;15(2):75-83.
  • Schwartz MD, Lerman C, Miller SM, Daly M, Masny A. Coping Disposition, Perceived Risk, and Psychological Distress among Women at Increased Risk for Ovarian-Cancer. Health Psychol.1995 May;14(3):232-5.
  • Miller SM, Roussi P, Caputo GC, Kruus L. Patterns of Childrens Coping with an Aversive Dental Treatment. Health Psychol. 1995 May;14(3):236-46.
  • Miller SM. Monitoring Versus Blunting Styles of Coping with Cancer Influence the Information Patients Want and Need About Their Disease - Implications for Cancer Screening and Management. Cancer. 1995 Jul 15;76(2):167-77.
  • Lerman C, Hanjani P, Caputo C, Miller S, Delmoor E, Nolte S, Engstrom P. Telephone Counseling Improves Adherence to Colposcopy among Lower-Income Minority Women. Journal of Clinical Oncology.1992 Feb;10(2):330-3.
  • Lerman C, Miller SM, Scarborough R, Hanjani P, Nolte S, Smith D. Adverse Psychologic Consequences of Positive Cytologic Cervical Screening. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 1991 Sep;165(3):658-62.