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David M. Williams

David M. Williams

Assistant Professor

Department: Behavioral and Social Sciences

Phone: +1 401 863-6248


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Box G-S 121-8 - 863-6248 -

Research Summary

Interested in affective and emotional factors as determinants of healthy (e.g., exercise) and unhealthy (e.g., smoking) behavior. My research includes field-based intervention research and basic behavioral ("laboratory") research, including NIH-grant-funded trails.

Past or Present Projects Available:

Affective mediators of adherence to self-selected vs prescribed intensity exercise programs; Acute affective response to exercise as a determinant of future exercise participation; Using exercise to combat cravings and withdrawal symptoms among women smokers