Kevin McGirr, RN, MS, MPH

Title(s)Professor, Community Health Systems
SchoolSchool of Nursing
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    University of Massachusetts, BostonBSN06/1979Nursing
    University of California, San FranciscoM.S.06/1985Psychiatric Nursing
    University of California, BerkeleyMPH06/1989Public Health
    University of California, BerkeleyDr.PH.IncomplBehavioral Science
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    JIMPER, Puducherry, India2013  - 2014Fulbright Scholar

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    Compartive Tobacco Interventions for Pesons with Severe and Persisting Behavioral Health Disorders
    Foundation for a Smoke Free World N/AJun 1, 2018 - Sep 30, 2018
    Role: Principle Investigator
    Persons with Mental Illness Response to Tobacco Intervention Strategies
    Professional Staff Congress-City Universit of New York Jul 1, 2016 - Jul 30, 2017
    Role: Principle Investigator
    Tobacco Harm Reduction Conference
    New York City College of Technology Foundation N/AJan 30, 2016 - Apr 30, 2016
    Role: Conference Organizer
    Qualitative investigation examining core elements of what constitutes Harm Reduction Psychotherapy.
    Center for Harm Reduction Therapy N/AJan 15, 2016
    Role: Co-Investigator
    SBIRT Training for Nursing and Human Services Students
    Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration 1H79T1025997Sep 30, 2015 - Sep 30, 2018
    Role: Co-Investigator

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    1. Deb S, Sathyanarayanan P, Machiraju R, Thomas S, McGirr K. Are there differences in the mental health status of adolescents in Puducherry? Asian J Psychiatr. 2017 Jun; 27:32-39. PMID: 28558893.
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    2. Deb S, McGirr K, Sun J. Spirituality in Indian University Students and its Associations with Socioeconomic Status, Religious Background, Social Support, and Mental Health. J Relig Health. 2016 Oct; 55(5):1623-41. PMID: 26920414.
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    3. Deb, S., McGirr, K., Bhattacharya, B., Sun, J.Role of home environment, parental care, parents' personality and their relationship to adolescent mental health. Journal of Psychology and Psychotherapy. 2015; 5(6):1-8.
    4. Sibnath Deb, Kevin McGirr. Role of Home Environment, Parental Care, Parents’ Personality and Their Relationship to Adolescent Mental Health. 2015 Jan 1; 2015(06).
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    5. McGirr K. Using outreach and support to improve medication compliance. Behav Healthc Tomorrow. 2002 Dec; 11(6):15-21. PMID: 12506599.
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    6. Kevin McGirr.. A Provider's Introduction to Substance Abuse Treatment for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Individuals. 1999.
    7. Kevin McGirr.. Alcoholism in the Gay Community: A view toward Alternatives. After You're Out. 1972; 296.