Associate Professor, Health and Kinesiology
Office#: 318C Blocker
Mail Stop: 4243
Office Phone: (979) 845-3503
Primary Emphasis Area: Health Education
Vita: View Document
Publications (journal articles, books, book chapters)*

1. Goodson, P., Buhi, ER. & Wilson, K. L. (2017). Abstinence Education. In Levesque, RJR. (Eds.). Encyclopedia of Adolescence (2nd Ed.), New York: Springer.

2. Rosen, B.R., Thompson, E., Smith, M.L. & Wilson, K.L. (2017). Do Political and Religious Affiliations Impact HPV Vaccine Mandate Support? Health Behavior and Policy Review, 10.14485/HBPR.4.5.7

3. Wilson, K.L., Garney, W.R., *Hays, C.N., *Nelon, J.L., *Farmer, J.L., & McLeroy, K.R. (2017). Encouraging Innovation in Teen Pregnancy Prevention Programs. Creative Education, 8(2), 294-303, DOI: 10.4236/ce.2017.82023

4. Bergeron, C. D., Goltz, H. G., *Szucs, L.E., *Reyes, J. V., Wilson, K. L., Ory, M. G., & Smith, M. L. (2017). Exploring sexual behaviors and health communication among older women. Health Care for Women International, DOI:10.1080/07399332.2017.1329308 *

5. Wilson, K.L., *Szucs, L.E., *Reyes, J.V., & Rosen, B.L. (2017). Factors Associated with Adolescent Male[48]19s Intentions to Engage in Sexual Behaviors. Journal of Adolescent Health, 60(2), S100, DOI: 10.1016/j.jadohealth.2016.10.378 *

6. Wilson, K.L. & Garney, W.R. (2017). Identifying Programmatic Themes in Emerging and Innovative Initiatives for Teenage Pregnancy Prevention. Journal of Adolescent Health, 60(2), S109, DOI: 10.1016/j.jadohealth.2016.10.395

7. Wilson, K. L., [239][239]073White, A., Rosen, B.L., Chiappone, A., [239][239]073Pulczinski, J.C., Ory, M.G. & Smith, M.L. (2016). Factors Associated with College Students[48]19 Intentions to Vaccinate their Daughters against HPV: Protecting the Next Generation. Journal of Community Health, 1-12. DOI: 10.1007/s10900-016-0192-8

8. Wilson, K. L., Cowart, C.J., Rosen, B.L., Pulczinski, J.C., Solari, K.D., Ory, M.G. & Smith, M.L. (2016). Factors associated with HPV diagnosis and perceived risk for cervical cancer among unmarried, sexually active college student females. Journal of Cancer Education, 10.1007/s13187-016-1131-1

9. Rosen, B. L., DiClemente, R., Shepard, A. L., Wilson, K. L. & Fehr, S. K. (2016). Factors associated with school nurses' HPV vaccine attitudes for school-aged youth. Psychology, Health & Medicine, 1-11 DOI: 10.1080/13548506.2016.1173710

10. Barry, A.E., Szucs, L.E., Reyes, J.V., Ji, Q., Wilson, K. L. & Thompson, B. (2016). Failure to Report Effect Size: A Case Study on the Handling of Significant Results in Published Health Education and Behavior Research. Health Education and Behavior, 43(5), 518-527, 10.1177/1090198116669521

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* Publication was joint-authored with students
Diss Publication was from a dissertation
ROS Publication was from a record of study

College of Education and Human Development Grants and Contracts (Current)

Evaluating the Effectiveness of Innovative Strategies for Teen Pregnancy Prevention Programs Contributing to Protective Factors for Youth and Families in Oklahoma County. (Co-PI)
Thrive, Inc. (Private)
2018/09/30 - 2020/09/29
Total Funding: 230,000.

Integrating Teen Pregnancy Prevention Innovative Practices (iTIP). (PI)
DHHS-PHS-Office of Adolescent Health (Federal)
2017/07/01 - 2020/06/30
Total Funding: 4,691,059.

Competitive Personal Responsibility Education Program - Juntos Podemos! (Together We Can!). (PI)
Department of Health and Human Services (Federal)
2015/09/30 - 2020/09/29
Total Funding: 1,250,005.

Integrating Teen Pregnancy Prevention Innovative Practices (iTIP). (PI)
Texas A&M University Health Science Center - Department of Health and Human Services (Federal)
2015/07/01 - 2020/06/30
Total Funding: 1,320,617.
Courses Taught
Former Doctoral Students
Megan Corinne Hamilton Giebert (Fall, 2016), Ph.D.
Leigh Elizabeth Szucs (Summer, 2017), Ph.D.
Jovanni Verenice Reyes (Summer, 2018), Ph.D.
Editorial Positions

Assoc Editor (2015 - ). Journal of School Health

Editorial Board Member (2013 - ). Frontiers in Public Health Education and Promotion


(2017). Armstrong Scholar Award. 

(2016-2016). Outstanding School Health Researcher Award.  2016 by American School Health Association

(2012-2012). Distinguished Service Award.  Eta Sigma Gamma Presented October 2012. San Antonio, Texas

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