People Related To Health Behaviors Research

Warren K. Bickel, Ph.D.

Professor, Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute
Virginia Tech Carilion Behavioral Health Research Professor
Director, VTCRI Addiction Recovery Research Center
Co-Director, VTCRI Center for Transformative Research on Health Behaviors
Professor of Psychology, College of Science, Virginia Tech
Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine

Pearl Chiu, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute
Associate Professor of Psychology, College of Science, Virginia Tech
Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine

Stephanie DeLuca, Ph.D.

Research Assistant Professor, Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute
Director, VTCRI Neuromotor Research Clinic
Research Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine
Research Assistant Professor, School of Neuroscience, College of Science, Virginia Tech

Brooks King-Casas, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute
Associate Professor of Psychology, College of Science, Virginia Tech
Associate Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering and Mechanics, College of Engineering, Virginia Tech
Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine

Stephen M LaConte, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute
Associate Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering and Mechanics, College of Engineering, Virginia Tech
Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine, Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine

Read Montague, Ph.D.

Professor, Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute
Virginia Tech Carilion Vernon Mountcastle Research Professor
Director, Human Neuroimaging Laboratory, Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute
Director, Computational Psychiatry Unit, Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute
Professor, Department of Physics, College of Science, Virginia Tech
Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine

Alexei Morozov, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute
Assistant Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering and Mechanics, College of Engineering, Virginia Tech
Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine

Craig Ramey, Ph.D.

Research Professor and Distinguished Research Scholar of Human Development, Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute
Research Professor of Psychology and Neuroscience, College of Science, Virginia Tech
Research Professor of Human Development, College of Liberal Arts and Human Science, Virginia Tech
Research Professor of Pediatrics, Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine

Sharon Landesman Ramey, Ph.D.

Research Professor and Distinguished Research Scholar, Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute
Research Professor, Department of Psychology, College of Science, Virginia Tech
Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine

Events Related To Health Behaviors

Complex Models to Understand Complex Health Behaviors

April 9, 2018, noon at Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute

Rahmat Beheshti, Ph.D.


Postdoctoral Fellow
Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health

Special Seminars

Translational Models of Executive Function and Decision-Making in Health Behavior Change

June 16, 2017, 11 a.m. at Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute

Rebecca Ashare, Ph.D


Special Seminars

Stories Related To Health Behaviors

Weight management and physical activity expert to speak at VTCRI’s new Center for Transformative Research on Health Behaviors on Wednesday

Nov. 10, 2017

John M. Jakicic, a nationally recognized expert in physical activity and weight management, will present a public lecture at the Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute at 5 p.m. on Wednesday, ...

Center for Transformative Research on Health Behaviors rises at Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute

May 9, 2017

A new research center to understand and tackle the threat of lifestyle diseases — medical conditions such as obesity that are caused or aggravated by a person’s own behavior — ...

Publications Related To Health Behaviors

Bickel WK, Vuchinich RE. (2000). Reframing health behavior change with behavioral economics. New Jersey: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates.