Amy Rubin, PhD
Assistant Professor
Boston University School of Medicine
Dept of Psychiatry

PhD, State University of New York at Buffalo

Expertise includes: Addictive behaviors, particularly alcohol screening, assessment, intervention and treatment research; computerized interventions for health behavior change; substance abuse.

Assistant Professor
Boston University School of Medicine
General Internal Medicine

Boston Medical Center

VA Boston Healthcare System

Personnel Agreement for Research Services of Amy Rubin
10/01/2010 - 06/30/2014 (PI)
VA Boston Healthcare System

MI-Style Brief Intervention: Does Decisional Balance Mediate Treatment Entry
09/30/2007 - 08/31/2012 (PI)

Publications listed below are automatically derived from MEDLINE/PubMed and other sources, which might result in incorrect or missing publications. Faculty can login to make corrections and additions.

  1. Timko C, Hoggatt KJ, Wu FM, Tjemsland A, Cucciare M, Rubin A, Simpson TL. Substance Use Disorder Treatment Services for Women in the Veterans Health Administration. Womens Health Issues. 2017 Nov - Dec; 27(6):639-645. PMID: 28602581.
  2. Brief DJ, Solhan M, Rybin D, Enggasser JL, Rubin A, Roy M, Helmuth E, Schreiner A, Heilman M, Vittorio L, Rosenbloom D, Keane TM. Web-based alcohol intervention for veterans: PTSD, combat exposure, and alcohol outcomes. Psychol Trauma. 2018 Mar; 10(2):154-162.View Related Profiles. PMID: 28569525.
  3. Simpson TL, Rillamas-Sun E, Lehavot K, Timko C, Rubin A, Cucciare MA, Williams EC, Padula CB, Hunt JR, Hoggatt KJ. Alcohol Consumption Levels and All-Cause Mortality Among Women Veterans and Non-Veterans Enrolled in the Women's Health Initiative. Gerontologist. 2016 Feb; 56 Suppl 1:S138-49. PMID: 26768387.
  4. Enggasser JL, Hermos JA, Rubin A, Lachowicz M, Rybin D, Brief DJ, Roy M, Helmuth E, Rosenbloom D, Keane TM. Drinking goal choice and outcomes in a Web-based alcohol intervention: results from VetChange. Addict Behav. 2015 Mar; 42:63-8.View Related Profiles. PMID: 25671224; PMCID: PMC4390170.
  5. Keane TM, Rubin A, Lachowicz M, Brief D, Enggasser JL, Roy M, Hermos J, Helmuth E, Rosenbloom D. Temporal stability of DSM-5 posttraumatic stress disorder criteria in a problem-drinking sample. Psychol Assess. 2014 Dec; 26(4):1138-45.View Related Profiles. PMID: 24932642; PMCID: PMC4286303; DOI: 10.1037/a0037133;.
  6. Brief DJ, Rubin A, Keane TM, Enggasser JL, Roy M, Helmuth E, Hermos J, Lachowicz M, Rybin D, Rosenbloom D. Web intervention for OEF/OIF veterans with problem drinking and PTSD symptoms: a randomized clinical trial. J Consult Clin Psychol. 2013 Oct; 81(5):890-900.View Related Profiles. PMID: 23875821; DOI: 10.1037/a0033697;.
  7. Kramer, J., Rubin, A., Coster, W., Helmuth, E., Hermos, J., Rosenbloom, D., Moed, R., Dooley, M., Kao, Y.C., Liljenquist, K., Brief, D., Enggasser, J., Keane, T., Roy, M., Lachowicz, M. . International Journal of Psychiatric Research (in press). Strategies to Address the Challenges of Participant Misrepresentation in Web-Based Research. 2012.
  8. Rubin, A., Lachowicz, M., Brief, D. J. Roy, M., Enggasser, J., Helmuth,E., Rosenbloom, D., Hermos, J. Benitez, D., & Keane, T. M.. . Efficacy of a web-based intervention for male and female risky drinkers with and without a recent in-person treatment history. Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research. 2012; 36(Suppl S1):0235A.
  9. Brief, D.J.1, Rubin, A.1, Enggasser, J., Roy, M., Helmuth, E., Hermos, J., Rosenbloom, D., Lachowicz, M., Benitez, D., & Keane, T. M.[NOTE: 1These authors contributed equally and are listed in alphabetical order: Brief, DJ was corresponding author for this publication]. VetChange: Web-based Self-Management of Drinking and PTSD Symptoms in Returning Veterans. Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology (in press). 2012.
  10. Brief DJ, Rubin A, Enggasser JL, Roy M, Keane TM. Web-Based Intervention for Returning Veterans with Symptoms of Posttraumatic Stress Disorder and Risky Alcohol Use. J Contemp Psychother. 2011 Dec 01; 41(4):237-246.View Related Profiles. PMID: 25378713.
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In addition to these self-described keywords below, a list of MeSH based concepts is available here.

alcohol drinking
public health informatics
substance related disorders
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