Mark Vander Weg

Mark Vander Weg
Associate Professor (Internal Medicine/Psychological & Brain Sciences)
PhD, University of Memphis
3E-25 VAMC
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319 338 0581
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Research Interests: 

Behavioral medicine, health psychology, tobacco use and cessation, behavioral approaches to the prevention of cancer and cardiovascular disease.

Primary Research Area: 
Health Psychology
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Representative Publications: 
  • Levine, J. A., Vander Weg, M. W., Hill, J. O., and Klesges, R. C.(2006). Non-exercise Activity Thermogenesis. The crouching tiger hidden dragon of societal weight gain. Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis, and Vascular Biology, 26, 729-736.
  • Klesges, R. C., DeBon, M., Vander Weg, M. W., Relyea, G. R., Peterson, A. L., Haddock, C. K., Lando, H., and Talcott, G. W. (2006). Efficacy of a tailored smoking control program on long-term tobacco use in a population of U.S. military troupes. Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 74, 295-306.
  • Vander Weg, M. W., DeBon, M., Sherrill-Mittleman, D., Klesges, R. C., and Relyea, G.E. (2006). Binge drinking, drinking and driving, and riding with a driver who had been drinking heavily among Air National Guard and Air Force reserve personnel. Military Medicine, 171, 177-183.


  • American Psychological Association
  • Society of Behavioral Medicine
  • Society for Research on Nicotine and Tobacco
  • Phi Beta Kappa
  • Phi Kappa Phi
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