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Steven Sutton, PhD

Academic Rank: Associate Member



    • Supportive Care Medicine
    • Biostatistics and Bioinformatics
    • Cancer Chemoprevention Research Interest Group
    • Health Outcomes & Behavior Program

Education & Training


  • Northwestern University, PhD - Psychology
  • Northwestern University, MS - Mathematical Methods in Social Sciences
  • The University of Texas Austin, MA - Psychology
  • University of California Berkeley, Fellow - Emotion Research
  • University of Wisconsin - Madison, Fellow -

Dr. Sutton’s primary research interests as a behavior scientist are individual differences in (1) cancer prevention behaviors and responses to interventions and (2) quality of life in cancer survivors. Quantitative issues of greatest interest to Dr. Sutton focus on behavior measurement, longitudinal data analysis and management of missing data using multiple imputations.


  • Simmons VN, Sutton SK, Meltzer LR, Martinez U, Palmer AM, Meade CD, Jacobsen PB, McCaffrey JC, Haura EB, Brandon TH. Preventing smoking relapse in patients with cancer: A randomized controlled trial. Cancer. 2020 Sep.126(23):5165-5172. Pubmedid: 32902856. Pmcid: PMC7771373.
  • Sutter ME, Simmons VN, Sutton SK, Vadaparampil ST, Sanchez JA, Bowman-Curci M, Duarte L, Schabath MB, Quinn GP. Oncologists' experiences caring for LGBTQ patients with cancer: Qualitative analysis of items on a national survey. Patient Educ Couns. 2020 Sep. Pubmedid: 32981814.
  • Conn MR, Brandon TH, Lorenzo YL, Sawyer LE, Simmons VN, Sutton SK, Donny EC, Hatsukami D, Drobes DJ. Facilitating smoking cessation using reduced nicotine cigarettes: Intervention development and RCT study design. Contemp Clin Trials. 2020 Oct.98:106172. Pubmedid: 33038504.
  • Hemenway M, Witkiewitz K, Unrod M, Brandon KO, Brandon TH, Wetter DW, Sutton SK, Vinci C. Development of a mindfulness-based treatment for smoking cessation and the modification of alcohol use: A protocol for a randomized controlled trial and pilot study findings. Contemp Clin Trials. 2020 Nov.100:106218. Pubmedid: 33197610.
  • Davis SN, Wischhusen JW, Sutton SK, Christy SM, Chavarria EA, Sutter ME, Roy S, Meade CD, Gwede CK. Demographic and psychosocial factors associated with limited health literacy in a community-based sample of older Black Americans. Patient Educ Couns. 2020 Feb.103(2):385-391. Pubmedid: 31466881. Pmcid: PMC7012696.
  • Brandon KO, Vinci C, Kleinjan M, Hernandez LM, Sawyer LE, Sutton SK, Brandon TH. Testing augmented reality for Eliciting cue-Provoked Urges to smoke: toward moving cue-exposure into the real world. Nicotine Tob Res. 2020 Dec. Pubmedid: 33277653.
  • Medina-Ramirez P, Calixte-Civil P, Meltzer LR, Brandon KO, Martinez U, Sutton SK, Meade CD, Byrne MM, Brandon TH, Simmons VN. Comparing Methods of Recruiting Spanish-Preferring Smokers in the United States: Findings from a Randomized Controlled Trial. J Med Internet Res. 2020 Aug.22(8):e19389. Pubmedid: 32795986. Pmcid: PMC7455877.
  • Sutter ME, Bowman-Curci ML, Duarte Arevalo LF, Sutton SK, Quinn GP, Schabath MB. A survey of oncology advanced practice providers' knowledge and attitudes towards sexual and gender minorities with cancer. J Clin Nurs. 2020 Apr.29(15-16):2953-2966. Pubmedid: 32320511. Pmcid: PMC7771380.
  • Medina-Ramírez P, Sutton SK, Martínez Ú, Meade CD, Byrne MM, Brandon KO, Meltzer LR, Gonzales FM, Brandon TH, Simmons VN. A randomized controlled trial of a smoking cessation self-help intervention for Spanish-speaking Hispanic/Latinx smokers: Study design and baseline characteristics. Contemp Clin Trials. 2019 Oct.85:105836. Pubmedid: 31473331. Pmcid: PMC6815731.
  • Muñoz-Antonia T, Simmons VN, Sutton SK, Schabath MB, Alam I, Chiappori A, Quinn GP. Use of biomarker testing in lung cancer among Puerto Rico and Florida Physicians: Results of a comparative study. J Clin Pathw. 2019 Oct.5(8):33-40. Pubmedid: 31930172. Pmcid: PMC6953751.
  • Brandon KO, Simmons VN, Meltzer LR, Drobes DJ, Martínez Ú, Sutton SK, Palmer AM, Bullen CR, Harrell PT, Brandon TH. Vaping characteristics and expectancies are associated with smoking cessation propensity among dual users of combustible and electronic cigarettes. Addiction. 2019 May.114(5):896-906. Pubmedid: 30644627. Pmcid: PMC6629519.
  • Schabath MB, Blackburn CA, Sutter ME, Kanetsky PA, Vadaparampil ST, Simmons VN, Sanchez JA, Sutton SK, Quinn GP. National Survey of Oncologists at National Cancer Institute-Designated Comprehensive Cancer Centers: Attitudes, Knowledge, and Practice Behaviors About LGBTQ Patients With Cancer. J Clin Oncol. 2019 Mar.37(7):547-558. Pubmedid: 30650044. Pmcid: PMC6553841.
  • Gwede CK, Sutton SK, Chavarria EA, Gutierrez L, Abdulla R, Christy SM, Lopez D, Sanchez J, Meade CD. A culturally and linguistically salient pilot intervention to promote colorectal cancer screening among Latinos receiving care in a Federally Qualified Health Center. Health Educ Res. 2019 Jun.34(3):310-320. Pubmedid: 30929015.
  • Martínez Ú, Brandon KO, Sutton SK, Brandon TH, Simmons VN. Does smoking abstinence predict cancer patients' quality of life over time?. Psychooncology. 2019 Aug.28(8):1702-1711. Pubmedid: 31212391. Pmcid: PMC6691965.
  • Christy SM, Sutton SK, Gwede CK, Chavarria EA, Davis SN, Abdulla R, Schultz I, Roetzheim R, Shibata D, Meade CD. Examining the Durability of Colorectal Cancer Screening Awareness and Health Beliefs Among Medically Underserved Patients: Baseline to 12 months Post-Intervention. J Cancer Educ. 2019 Apr.34(2):297-303. Pubmedid: 29177920. Pmcid: PMC6873805.
  • Brandon TH, Unrod M, Drobes DJ, Sutton SK, Hawk LW, Simmons VN, Brandon KO, Roetzheim RG, Meltzer LR, Miller RR, Cahill SP. Facilitated Extinction Training to Improve Pharmacotherapy for Smoking Cessation: A Pilot Feasibility Trial. Nicotine Tob Res. 2018 Sep.20(10):1189-1197. Pubmedid: 29059409.
  • Martínez Ú, Brandon TH, Sutton SK, Simmons VN. Associations between the smoking-relatedness of a cancer type, cessation attitudes and beliefs, and future abstinence among recent quitters. Psychooncology. 2018 Sep.27(9):2104-2110. Pubmedid: 29785718. Pmcid: PMC6156937.
  • Reblin M, Sutton SK, Vadaparampil ST, Heyman RE, Ellington L. Behind closed doors: How advanced cancer couples communicate at home. J Psychosoc Oncol. 2018 Oct.37(2):228-241. Pubmedid: 30372376. Pmcid: PMC7771241.
  • Kasting ML, Christy SM, Sutton SK, Lake P, Malo TL, Roetzheim RG, Schechtman T, Zimet GD, Walkosz BJ, Salmon D, Kahn JA, Giuliano AR, Vadaparampil ST. Florida physicians' reported use of AFIX-based strategies for human papillomavirus vaccination. Prev Med. 2018 Nov.116:143-149. Pubmedid: 30219689. Pmcid: PMC6260815.
  • Simmons VN, Sutton SK, Meltzer LR, Unrod M, Meade CD, Brandon TH. Long-term outcomes from a self-help smoking cessation randomized controlled trial. Psych Addic Behav. 2018 Nov.32(7):710-714. Pubmedid: 30284878. Pmcid: PMC6242763.
  • Barata A, Gonzalez BD, Sutton SK, Small BJ, Jacobsen PB, Field T, Fernandez H, Jim HS. Coping strategies modify risk of depression associated with hematopoietic cell transplant symptomatology. J Health Psychol. 2018 Jun.23(8):1028-1037. Pubmedid: 27106092. Pmcid: PMC5509511.
  • Christy SM, Schmidt A, Wang HL, Sutton SK, Davis SN, Chavarria E, Abdulla R, Quinn GP, Vadaparampil ST, Schultz I, Roetzheim R, Shibata D, Meade CD, Gwede CK. Understanding Cancer Worry Among Patients in a Community Clinic-Based Colorectal Cancer Screening Intervention Study. Nurs Res. 2018 Jul.67(4):275-285. Pubmedid: 29870517. Pmcid: PMC6023767.
  • Fleming K, Simmons VN, Christy SM, Sutton SK, Romo M, Luque JS, Wells KJ, Gwede CK, Meade CD. Educating Hispanic Women about Cervical Cancer Prevention: Feasibility of a Promotora-Led Charla Intervention in a Farmworker Community. Ethnic Dis. 2018 Jul.28(3):169-176. Pubmedid: 30038478. Pmcid: PMC6051510.
  • McIntyre J, Jiménez J, Rivera YM, Sutton SK, Asencio G, Castro-Figueroa EM, Gwede CK, Brandon TH, Vadaparampil ST, Simmons VN, Corchado J, Moreno L, Wells KJ, Quinn GP. Comparison of Health Communication Channels for Reaching Hispanics About Biobanking: a Pilot Trial. J Cancer Educ. 2018 Aug.33(4):833-841. Pubmedid: 28378199. Pmcid: PMC5628139.
  • Jim HSL, Sutton S, Majhail NS, Wood WA, Jacobsen PB, Wingard JR, Wu J, Knight JM, Syrjala KL, Lee SJ. Severity, course, and predictors of sleep disruption following hematopoietic cell transplantation: a secondary data analysis from the BMT CTN 0902 trial. Bone Marrow Transplant. 2018 Aug.53(8):1038-1043. Pubmedid: 29515249. Pmcid: PMC6064383.
  • Gonçalves V, Hudson J, Canavarro MC, Morris J, Lee MC, Donovan KA, Sutton SK, Vadaparampil ST, Quinn GP. Childbearing across borders: Fertility and parenthood attitudes and decisions among breast cancer survivors in USA and Portugal. Breast. 2018 Aug.40:16-22. Pubmedid: 29674220. Pmcid: PMC6045956.
  • Wheldon CW, Schabath MB, Hudson J, Bowman Curci M, Kanetsky PA, Vadaparampil ST, Simmons VN, Sanchez JA, Sutton SK, Quinn GP. Culturally Competent Care for Sexual and Gender Minority Patients at National Cancer Institute-Designated Comprehensive Cancer Centers. LGBT Health. 2018 Apr.5(3):203-211. Pubmedid: 29641317. Pmcid: PMC5905865.
  • Meltzer LR, Simmons VN, Sutton SK, Drobes DJ, Quinn GP, Meade CD, Unrod M, Brandon KO, Harrell PT, Eissenberg T, Bullen CR, Brandon TH. A randomized controlled trial of a smoking cessation self-help intervention for dual users of tobacco cigarettes and E-cigarettes: Intervention development and research design. Contemp Clin Trials. 2017 Sep.60:56-62. Pubmedid: 28648969. Pmcid: PMC5559662.
  • Hudson J, Schabath MB, Sanchez J, Sutton S, Simmons VN, Vadaparampil ST, Kanetsky PA, Quinn GP. Sexual and Gender Minority Issues Across NCCN Guidelines: Results From a National Survey. J Natl Compr Canc Ne. 2017 Nov.15(11):1379-1382. Pubmedid: 29118229. Pmcid: PMC5705047.
  • Schabath MB, Curci MB, Kanetsky PA, Vadaparampil ST, Simmons VN, Sanchez JA, Sutton SK, Wheldon C, Quinn GP. Ask and Tell: The Importance of the Collection of Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity Data to Improve the Quality of Cancer Care for Sexual and Gender Minorities. J Oncol Pract. 2017 Aug.13(8):542-546. Pubmedid: 28719237.
  • Syrjala KL, Sutton SK, Jim HS, Knight JM, Wood WA, Lee SJ, Jacobsen PB, Abidi MH, Yi JC. Cancer and treatment distress psychometric evaluation over time: A BMT CTN 0902 secondary analysis. Cancer. 2017 Apr.123(8):1416-1423. Pubmedid: 27893933. Pmcid: PMC5384862.
  • Davis SN, Christy SM, Chavarria EA, Abdulla R, Sutton SK, Schmidt AR, Vadaparampil ST, Quinn GP, Simmons VN, Ufondu CB, Ravindra C, Schultz I, Roetzheim RG, Shibata D, Meade CD, Gwede CK. A randomized controlled trial of a multicomponent, targeted, low-literacy educational intervention compared with a nontargeted intervention to boost colorectal cancer screening with fecal immunochemical testing in community clinics. Cancer. 2017 Apr.123(8):1390-1400. Pubmedid: 27906448. Pmcid: PMC5384866.
  • Christy SM, Gwede CK, Sutton SK, Chavarria E, Davis SN, Abdulla R, Ravindra C, Schultz I, Roetzheim R, Meade CD. Health Literacy among Medically Underserved: The Role of Demographic Factors, Social Influence, and Religious Beliefs. J Health Commun. 2017 11.22(11):923-931. Pubmedid: 29125435. Pmcid: PMC6278594.
  • Evans DE, Sutton SK, Jentink KG, Lin HY, Park JY, Drobes DJ. Cannabinoid receptor 1 (CNR1) gene variant moderates neural index of cognitive disruption during nicotine withdrawal. Genes Brain Behav. 2016 Sep.15(7):621-626. Pubmedid: 27453054. Pmcid: PMC6027743.
  • Díaz DB, Brandon TH, Sutton SK, Meltzer LR, Hoehn HJ, Meade CD, Jacobsen PB, McCaffrey JC, Haura EB, Lin HY, Simmons VN. Smoking relapse-prevention intervention for cancer patients: Study design and baseline data from the surviving SmokeFree randomized controlled trial. Contemp Clin Trials. 2016 Sep.50:84-89. Pubmedid: 27468664. Pmcid: PMC5564185.
  • Nelson AM, Gonzalez BD, Jim HS, Cessna JM, Sutton SK, Small BJ, Fishman MN, Zachariah B, Jacobsen PB. Characteristics and predictors of fatigue among men receiving androgen deprivation therapy for prostate cancer: a controlled comparison. Support Care Cancer. 2016 Oct.24(10):4159-4166. Pubmedid: 27142516. Pmcid: PMC4995123.
  • Vadaparampil ST, Malo TL, Sutton SK, Ali KN, Kahn JA, Casler A, Salmon D, Walkosz B, Roetzheim RG, Zimet GD, Giuliano AR. Missing the Target for Routine Human Papillomavirus Vaccination: Consistent and Strong Physician Recommendations Are Lacking for 11- to 12-Year-Old Males. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2016 Oct.25(10):1435-1446. Pubmedid: 27486020. Pmcid: PMC5050120.
  • Christy SM, Davis SN, Williams KR, Zhao X, Govindaraju SK, Quinn GP, Vadaparampil ST, Lin HY, Sutton SK, Roethzeim RR, Shibata D, Meade CD, Gwede CK. A community-based trial of educational interventions with fecal immunochemical tests for colorectal cancer screening uptake among blacks in community settings. Cancer. 2016 Nov.122(21):3288-3296. Pubmedid: 27420119. Pmcid: PMC5073009.
  • Jim HS, Sutton SK, Small BJ, Jacobsen PB, Wood WA, Knight JM, Majhail NS, Syrjala KL, Lee SJ. Trajectories of Quality of Life after Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation: Secondary Analysis of Blood and Marrow Transplant Clinical Trials Network 0902 Data. Biol Blood Marrow Tr. 2016 Nov.22(11):2077-2083. Pubmedid: 27538374. Pmcid: PMC5068568.
  • Gonzalez BD, Jim HS, Small BJ, Sutton SK, Fishman MN, Zachariah B, Heysek RV, Jacobsen PB. Changes in physical functioning and muscle strength in men receiving androgen deprivation therapy for prostate cancer: a controlled comparison. Support Care Cancer. 2016 May.24(5):2201-2207. Pubmedid: 26563183. Pmcid: PMC4805468.
  • Unrod M, Simmons VN, Sutton SK, Cummings KM, Celestino P, Craig BM, Lee JH, Meltzer LR, Brandon TH. Relapse-Prevention Booklets as an Adjunct to a Tobacco Quitline: A Randomized Controlled Effectiveness Trial. Nicotine Tob Res. 2016 Mar.18(3):298-305. Pubmedid: 25847293. Pmcid: PMC4757931.
  • Malo TL, Ali KN, Sutton SK, Perkins RB, Giuliano AR, Vadaparampil ST. The content and context of physicians' communication with males about human papillomavirus vaccination. Hum Vaccin Immunother. 2016 Jun.12(6):1511-1518. Pubmedid: 26835599. Pmcid: PMC4964649.
  • Sutton SK, Van Rensburg KJ, Jentink KG, Drobes DJ, Evans DE. Nicotine-induced cortical activation among nonsmokers with moderation by trait cognitive control. Psychopharmacology (Berl). 2016 Jun.233(12):2301-2308. Pubmedid: 27044353. Pmcid: PMC6036628.
  • Brandon TH, Simmons VN, Sutton SK, Unrod M, Harrell PT, Meade CD, Craig BM, Lee JH, Meltzer LR. Extended Self-Help for Smoking Cessation: A Randomized Controlled Trial. Am J Prev Med. 2016 Jul.51(1):54-62. Pubmedid: 26868284. Pmcid: PMC4914420.
  • Cessna JM, Jim HS, Sutton SK, Asvat Y, Small BJ, Salsman JM, Zachariah B, Fishman M, Field T, Fernandez H, Perez L, Jacobsen PB. Evaluation of the psychometric properties of the PROMIS Cancer Fatigue Short Form with cancer patients. J Psychosom Res. 2016 Feb.81:9-13. Pubmedid: 26800633. Pmcid: PMC4822706.
  • Jim HS, Sutton SK, Jacobsen PB, Martin PJ, Flowers ME, Lee SJ. Risk factors for depression and fatigue among survivors of hematopoietic cell transplantation. Cancer. 2016 Apr.122(8):1290-1297. Pubmedid: 26814442. Pmcid: PMC7091560.
  • Bloom EL, Oliver JA, Sutton SK, Brandon TH, Jacobsen PB, Simmons VN. Post-operative smoking status in lung and head and neck cancer patients: association with depressive symptomatology, pain, and fatigue. Psychooncology. 2015 Sep.24(9):1012-1019. Pubmedid: 25257853. Pmcid: PMC4374041.
  • Gonzalez BD, Jim HS, Donovan KA, Small BJ, Sutton SK, Park J, Lin HY, Spiess PE, Fishman MN, Jacobsen PB. Course and Moderators of Hot Flash Interference during Androgen Deprivation Therapy for Prostate Cancer: A Matched Comparison. J Urol. 2015 Sep.194(3):690-695. Pubmedid: 25791402. Pmcid: PMC4546512.
  • Correa JB, Simmons VN, Sutton SK, Meltzer LR, Brandon TH. A content analysis of attributions for resuming smoking or maintaining abstinence in the post-partum period. Matern Child Health J. 2015 Mar.19(3):664-674. Pubmedid: 24996953. Pmcid: PMC4284152.
  • Evans DE, Sutton SK, Oliver JA, Drobes DJ. Cortical activity differs during nicotine deprivation versus satiation in heavy smokers. Psychopharmacology (Berl). 2015 Jun.232(11):1879-1885. Pubmedid: 25491928. Pmcid: PMC4426214.
  • Gonzalez BD, Jim HS, Booth-Jones M, Small BJ, Sutton SK, Lin HY, Park JY, Spiess PE, Fishman MN, Jacobsen PB. Course and Predictors of Cognitive Function in Patients With Prostate Cancer Receiving Androgen-Deprivation Therapy: A Controlled Comparison. J Clin Oncol. 2015 Jun.33(18):2021-2027. Pubmedid: 25964245. Pmcid: PMC4461804.
  • Quinn GP, Sutton SK, Winfield B, Breen S, Canales J, Shetty G, Sehovic I, Green BL, Schabath MB. Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer/Questioning (LGBTQ) Perceptions and Health Care Experiences. J Gay Lesbian Soc Serv. 2015 Jun.27(2):246-261. Pubmedid: 30996583. Pmcid: PMC6464116.
  • Quinn GP, Sutton SK, Winfield B, Breen S, Canales J, Shetty G, Sehovic I, Green BL, Schabath MB. Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer/Questioning (LGBTQ) Perceptions and Health Care Experiences. J Gay Lesbian Soc Serv. 2015 Jul.27(2):246-261.
  • Harrell PT, Marquinez NS, Correa JB, Meltzer LR, Unrod M, Sutton SK, Simmons VN, Brandon TH. Expectancies for cigarettes, e-cigarettes, and nicotine replacement therapies among e-cigarette users (aka vapers). Nicotine Tob Res. 2015 Feb.17(2):193-200. Pubmedid: 25168035. Pmcid: PMC4438353.
  • Gonzalez BD, Jim HS, Cessna JM, Small BJ, Sutton SK, Jacobsen PB. Concealment of lung cancer diagnosis: prevalence and correlates. Psychooncology. 2015 Dec.24(12):1774-1783. Pubmedid: 25753772. Pmcid: PMC4564357.
  • Quinn GP, Sanchez JA, Sutton SK, Vadaparampil ST, Nguyen GT, Green BL, Kanetsky PA, Schabath MB. Cancer and lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender/transsexual, and queer/questioning (LGBTQ) populations. CA-Cancer J Clin. 2015 Dec.65(5):384-400. Pubmedid: 26186412. Pmcid: PMC4609168.
  • Quinn GP, Schabath MB, Sanchez JA, Sutton SK, Green BL. The importance of disclosure: lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender/transsexual, queer/questioning, and intersex individuals and the cancer continuum. Cancer. 2015 Apr.121(8):1160-1163. Pubmedid: 25521303. Pmcid: PMC4505934.
  • Kumar NB, Quinn GP, Alexandrow MG, Gray J, Schell M, Sutton S, Haura EB. Chemoprevention Trial Feasibility Using Botanicals in Exceptionally High Risk Populations for Lung Cancer. J Clin Trials. 2014 Sep.4(4). Pubmedid: 26101725. Pmcid: PMC4474484.
  • Evans DE, Jentink KG, Sutton SK, Van Rensburg KJ, Drobes DJ. 7 mg nicotine patch fails to enhance P300 neural indices of cognitive control among nonsmokers. Pharmacol Biochem Be. 2014 Nov.126:77-82. Pubmedid: 25218552.
  • Davis SN, Sutton SK, Vadaparampil ST, Meade CD, Rivers BM, Patel MV, Torres-Roca JF, Heysek RV, Spiess P, Pow-Sang J, Jacobsen PB, Gwede CK. Informed decision making among first-degree relatives of prostate cancer survivors: a pilot randomized trial. Contemp Clin Trials. 2014 Nov.39(2):327-334. Pubmedid: 25465497. Pmcid: PMC4274628.
  • Unrod M, Drobes DJ, Stasiewicz PR, Ditre JW, Heckman B, Miller RR, Sutton SK, Brandon TH. Decline in cue-provoked craving during cue exposure therapy for smoking cessation. Nicotine Tob Res. 2014 Mar.16(3):306-315. Pubmedid: 24078760. Pmcid: PMC4830224.
  • Unrod M, Simmons VN, Sutton SK, Meltzer LR, Harrell PT, Meade CD, Craig BM, Lee JH, Brandon TH. A randomized clinical trial of self-help intervention for smoking cessation: research design, interventions, and baseline data. Contemp Clin Trials. 2014 Jul.38(2):284-290. Pubmedid: 24865525. Pmcid: PMC4104245.
  • Unrod M, Gironda RJ, Clark ME, White KE, Simmons VN, Sutton SK, Brandon TH. Smoking behavior and motivation to quit among chronic pain patients initiating multidisciplinary pain treatment: a prospective study. Pain Med. 2014 Aug.15(8):1294-1303. Pubmedid: 24528473. Pmcid: PMC4374596.
  • Simmons VN, Sutton SK, Quinn GP, Meade CD, Brandon TH. Prepartum and postpartum predictors of smoking. Nicotine Tob Res. 2014 Apr.16(4):461-468. Pubmedid: 24203933. Pmcid: PMC3954426.
  • Gonzalez LE, Sutton SK, Pratt C, Gilbertson M, Antonia S, Quinn GP. The bottleneck effect in lung cancer clinical trials. J Cancer Educ. 2013 Sep.28(3):488-493. Pubmedid: 23733149. Pmcid: PMC4501775.
  • Simmons VN, Litvin EB, Jacobsen PB, Patel RD, McCaffrey JC, Oliver JA, Sutton SK, Brandon TH. Predictors of smoking relapse in patients with thoracic cancer or head and neck cancer. Cancer. 2013 Apr.119(7):1420-1427. Pubmedid: 23280005. Pmcid: PMC3604135.
  • Brandon TH, Simmons VN, Meade CD, Quinn GP, Lopez Khoury EN, Sutton SK, Lee JH. Self-help booklets for preventing postpartum smoking relapse: a randomized trial. Am J Public Health. 2012 Nov.102(11):2109-2115. Pubmedid: 22994170. Pmcid: PMC3477952.
  • Henderson H, Schwartz C, Mundy P, Burnette C, Sutton S, Zahka N, Pradella A. Response monitoring, the error-related negativity, and differences in social behavior in autism. Brain Cogn. 2006 Jun.61(1):96-109. Pubmedid: 16458401. Pmcid: PMC2652868.
  • Sutton SK, Burnette CP, Mundy PC, Meyer J, Vaughan A, Sanders C, Yale M. Resting cortical brain activity and social behavior in higher functioning children with autism. J Child Psychol Psychiatry. 2005 Feb.46(2):211-222. Pubmedid: 15679529.
  • Burnette CP, Mundy PC, Meyer JA, Sutton SK, Vaughan AE, Charak D. Weak central coherence and its relations to theory of mind and anxiety in autism. J Autism Dev Disord. 2005 Feb.35(1):63-73. Pubmedid: 15796123.
  • Essex MJ, Goldsmith HH, Smider NA, Dolski I, Sutton SK, Davidson RJ. Comparison of video- and EMG-based evaluations of the magnitude of children's emotion-modulated startle response. Behav Res Methods Instrum Comput. 2003 Nov.35(4):590-598. Pubmedid: 14748503.
  • Sutton SK, Vitale JE, Newman JP. Emotion among women with psychopathy during picture perception. J Abnorm Psychol. 2002 Nov.111(4):610-619. Pubmedid: 12428774.
  • Sutton SK, Davidson RJ. Prefrontal brain electrical asymmetry predicts the evaluation of affective stimuli. Neuropsychologia. 2000 Dec.38(13):1723-1733. Pubmedid: 11099730.
  • Sutton SK. Effectiveness of pneumococcal vaccine. Lancet. 1998 Apr.351(9111):1284-1285. Pubmedid: 9643769.
  • Sutton SK, Davidson RJ, Donzella B, Irwin W, Dottl DA. Manipulating affective state using extended picture presentations. Psychophysiology. 1997 Mar.34(2):217-226. Pubmedid: 9090273.
  • Kalin NH, Davidson RJ, Irwin W, Warner G, Orendi JL, Sutton SK, Mock BJ, Sorenson JA, Lowe M, Turski PA. Functional magnetic resonance imaging studies of emotional processing in normal and depressed patients: effects of venlafaxine. J Clin Psychiatry. 1997 Feb.58 suppl 16:32-39. Pubmedid: 9430507.
  • Tomarken AJ, Sutton SK, Mineka S. Fear-relevant illusory correlations: what types of associations promote judgmental bias?. J Abnorm Psychol. 1995 May.104(2):312-326. Pubmedid: 7790633.
  • Davidson RJ, Sutton SK. Affective neuroscience: the emergence of a discipline. Curr Opin Neurobiol. 1995 Apr.5(2):217-224. Pubmedid: 7620310.