Michael B. Siegel, MD
Boston University School of Public Health
Dept of Community Health Sciences

MD, Yale University
MPH, University of California, Berkeley

Michael is a physician who completed his residency in Preventive Medicine at the UC Berkeley School of Public Health and trained in epidemiology for two years at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Atlanta before coming to Boston. His primary research interest is in the area of tobacco control, focusing on secondhand smoke health effects, exposure, and policies, cigarette advertising and marketing practices and their effects on youths, and evaluation of tobacco control policies and their impact on youth and adult smoking behavior. His primary teaching is in the areas of mass communication, marketing, and public health advocacy. He is co-author of a book, entitled “Marketing Public Health: Strategies to Promote Social Change,” that grew out of his teaching experience at the School. He has been active in promoting smoke-free bar and restaurant policies throughout the country and has served as an expert witness in several major tobacco litigation cases.

The Impact of State-Level Firearms Laws on Homicide Rates by Race/Ehtnicity
01/01/2017 - 12/31/2019 (PI)
Department of Justice/NIJ

Building a Culture of Health around Firearms: The Relationship between Social Gun Culture, Gun Ownership, Fire
07/01/2016 - 12/31/2018 (PI)
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation

Alcohol Brand Research Among Underage Drinkers
09/20/2011 - 06/30/2015 (PI)
Johns Hopkins University NIH NIAAA

Alcohol Brand Research Among Underage Drinkers
09/20/2011 - 06/30/2012 (PI)
Johns Hopkins University NIH NIAAA

Tobacco Use Trajectories Amid Fluctuating State Program Budgets
07/01/2004 - 06/30/2007 (PI)
University of Massachusetts, Boston NIH NCI

Protecting Workers and the Public from Secondhand Smoke the Impact of Clean Indoor Air Policies on Secondhand Smoke Exposure and Smoking Behavior
07/01/2002 - 06/30/2005 (PI)
Flight Attendant Medical Research Institute

Denormalizing Smoking Via Policy and Media Interventions
07/20/2000 - 06/30/2004 (PI)
University of Massachusetts, Boston NIH NCI

The Tobacco Industry Sponsorship Research Project
07/01/1998 - 06/30/2001 (PI)
American Cancer Society, National

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  1. Williams EC, Achtmeyer CE, Young JP, Berger D, Curran G, Bradley KA, Richards J, Siegel MB, Ludman EJ, Lapham GT, Forehand M, Harris AHS. Barriers to and Facilitators of Alcohol Use Disorder Pharmacotherapy in Primary Care: A Qualitative Study in Five VA Clinics. J Gen Intern Med. 2017 Oct 30. PMID: 29086341.
  2. Siegel M, Xuan Z, Ross CS, Galea S, Kalesan B, Fleegler E, Goss KA. Easiness of Legal Access to Concealed Firearm Permits and Homicide Rates in the United States. Am J Public Health. 2017 Dec; 107(12):1923-1929.View Related Profiles. PMID: 29048964; DOI: 10.2105/AJPH.2017.304057;.
  3. Xuan Z, DeJong W, Siegel M, Babor TF. Malt Beverage Brand Popularity Among Youth and Youth-Appealing Advertising Content. Alcohol Clin Exp Res. 2017 Nov; 41(11):1946-1952.View Related Profiles. PMID: 28977818; DOI: 10.1111/acer.13487;.
  4. Díez C, Kurland RP, Rothman EF, Bair-Merritt M, Fleegler E, Xuan Z, Galea S, Ross CS, Kalesan B, Goss KA, Siegel M. State Intimate Partner Violence-Related Firearm Laws and Intimate Partner Homicide Rates in the United States, 1991 to 2015. Ann Intern Med. 2017 Oct 17; 167(8):536-543.View Related Profiles. PMID: 28975202; DOI: 10.7326/M16-2849;.
  5. King C, Siegel M, Ross CS, Jernigan DH. Alcohol Advertising in Magazines and Underage Readership: Are Underage Youth Disproportionately Exposed? Alcohol Clin Exp Res. 2017 Oct; 41(10):1775-1782.View Related Profiles. PMID: 28905397.
  6. Ross CS, Brooks DR, Aschengrau A, Siegel MB, Weinberg J, Shrier LA. Positive and negative affect following marijuana use in naturalistic settings: An ecological momentary assessment study. Addict Behav. 2018 01; 76:61-67.View Related Profiles. PMID: 28756041.
  7. Smith VM, Siegel M, Xuan Z, Ross CS, Galea S, Kalesan B, Fleegler E, Goss KA. Broadening the Perspective on Gun Violence: An Examination of the Firearms Industry, 1990-2015. Am J Prev Med. 2017 Nov; 53(5):584-591.View Related Profiles. PMID: 28648260.
  8. Siegel M, Pahn M, Xuan Z, Ross CS, Galea S, Kalesan B, Fleegler E, Goss KA. Firearm-Related Laws in All 50 US States, 1991-2016. Am J Public Health. 2017 Jul; 107(7):1122-1129.View Related Profiles. PMID: 28520491; DOI: 10.2105/AJPH.2017.303701;.
  9. Kalesan B, Adhikarla C, Pressley JC, Fagan JA, Xuan Z, Siegel MB, Galea S. The Hidden Epidemic of Firearm Injury: Increasing Firearm Injury Rates During 2001-2013. Am J Epidemiol. 2017 Apr 01; 185(7):546-553.View Related Profiles. PMID: 28338922; DOI: 10.1093/aje/kww147;.
  10. Padon AA, Rimal RN, DeJong W, Siegel M, Jernigan D. Assessing Youth-Appealing Content in Alcohol Advertisements: Application of a Content Appealing to Youth (CAY) Index. Health Commun. 2018 Feb; 33(2):164-173.View Related Profiles. PMID: 27982709; DOI: 10.1080/10410236.2016.1250331;.
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