Location

Jacksonville, Florida

Summary

Dr. Ames' research is focused on tobacco control, particularly the design of more effective smoking cessation interventions for particularly at-risk populations including young adults, medical patients, the uninsured, and low-income individuals. Additionally, Dr. Ames has ongoing research which seeks to develop new approaches to enhance the quality of life of cancer patients and help these individuals cope with their illness.

Recent Publications

See my publications

Professional Details

Primary Appointment

  1. Psychology

Joint Appointment

  1. Oncology

Academic Rank

  1. Assistant Professor of Oncology
  2. Associate Professor of Psychology

Education

  1. Senior Research Fellowship - Clinical Research & Medical Psychology Department of Psychiatry & Psychology
  2. Fellow - Clinical Research & Medical Psychology Nicotine Research Center, Mayo Clinic
  3. Fellow - Medical Psychology Department of Psychiatry & Psychology
  4. Internship - Psychology, American Psychological Association Accredited Program Medical University of South Carolina
  5. PhD - Psychology, American Psychological Association Accredited Program in Clinical Psychology Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge
  6. MA - Psychology, American Psychological Association Accredited Program in Clinical Psychology Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge
  7. BA - Psychology Southern Illinois University, Carbondale
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