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Kristin Schneider, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
Department of Psychology
College of Health Professions
Room 2.666
Building: HSB
Phone: 847.578.3311
Fax: 847.578.8765

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Are You a Prospective Graduate Student?
Dr. Schneider will be considering student applications for the 2016/2017 academic year.  
Do you have questions regarding the admission process or what it is like working with Dr. Schneider? E-mail current graduate students Daniel Kern at 
Daniel.Kern@my.rfums.org, Jacey Keeney at Jaclyn.Keeney@my.rfums.org, Laura Aylward at Laura.Aylward@my.rfums.org, Jermaine Bean at Jermaine.Bean@my.rfums.org, or Matthew Marti at Matthew.Marti@my.rfums.org to gain a student’s perspective. 

Want to Know More About Schneider Research Lab?
Like our Facebook page, Lab for Using Technology to Improve Health Behavior, for the most frequent updates of research projects and news regarding our lab members. Our Facebook page will also connect you with some of the recent research in the field.


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  • Lemon SC, Valentine Goins K, Schneider KL, Brownson RC, Valko CA, Evenson KR, Eyler AA, Heinrich KM, Litt J, Lyn R, Reed HL, O’Hara Thompkins N, Maddock J. (2015). Municipal officials participation in built environment policy development in the United States. American Journal of Health Promotion, 30 (1):42-9
  • Schneider, K., Guggina, P., Murphy, D., Ferrara, C.M, Panza,E., Oleski, J., Bozzella, B., Gada, K., Savage, C. & Lemon, S.C. (2015). Barriers and facilitators to dog walking in New England. Comparative Exercise Physiology, 11 (1), 55-59.
  • Schneider, K.L., Murphy, D., Ferrara, C., Oleski, J., Panza,E., Savage, C., Gada,K., Bozzella, B., Olendzki, E., Kern, D. & Lemon, S.C. (2015). An online social network to increase walking in dog owners: a randomized trial. Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise, 47(3), 631-9.  PMID: 25003777.


  • Moller, A.C., Majewski, S., Standish, M., Agarwal, P., Podowski, A., Carson, R., Eyesus, B., Shah, A., Schneider, K.L. (2014). Augmented Fantasy Sports: Rationale and Feasibility of Leveraging Online Fantasy Sports to Promote Physical Activity. JMIR Serious Games, 2(2):e13. DOI: 10.2196/games.3691.

  • Pagoto, S.L., Schneider, K.L., Evans, M., Waring, M.E., Appelhans, B., Busch, A., Whited, M.C., Thind, H., & Ziedonis, M. (in press). Tweeting It Off: Characteristics of Adults Who Tweet About a Weight Loss Attempt. Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association.
  • Schneider, K.L., Pagoto, S. Panza, E. Keeney, J. & Goldberg, D. (2014). Skin cancer risk profiles of physically active adults. Health Behavior & Policy Review, 1(4):324-334.   
  • Waring, M.E., Schneider, K.L., Appelhans, B.M., Busch,A.M., Whited, M.C., Rodrigues, S., Lemon, S.C., Pagoto, S.L.(2014). Early-treatment weight loss predicts 6-month weight loss in women with obesity and depression: implications for stepped care. Journal of Psychosomatic Research, 76 (5) 394–399.

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