Natacha M DeGenna, PhD

Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Epidemiology

Contact Details

3811 O'Hara St.

Education & Training

Concordia University Developmental Psychology
University of PittsburghSubstance Use Epidemiology

Professional Affiliations

Member, Society for Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics
Member, Society for Research in Nicotine and Tobacco
Member, College for Problems of Drug Dependence

Selected Honors & Awards

Outstanding Reviewer, Drug and Alcohol Dependence

Research Interests

Substance use; Maternal and child health; Reproductive health in vulnerable populations
Selected Research Publications & Products
  1. De Genna NM, Ylioja T, Schulze AE, Manta C, Douaihy A, Davis E. Electronic cigarette use among counseled tobacco users hospitalized in 2015. J Addict Med, 2017; 11:449453. PMID: 28753139
  2. Hill AV, De Genna NM, Perez-Patron M, Gilreath TD, Tekwe C, Taylor BD. Identifying syndemics for sexually transmitted infections among young adults in the United States: A latent class analysis. J Adolesc Health, in press. PMID: 30447953
  3. De Genna NM, Richardson GA, Goldschmidt L, Day N, Cornelius MD. Prenatal exposures to tobacco and cannabis: Associations with adult electronic cigarette use. Drug Alc Depend, 2018; 188:209-215. PMID: 29778775
  4. De Genna NM, Richardson GA, Goldschmidt L, Day N, Cornelius MD. Trajectories of pre- and post-natal co-use of cannabis and tobacco predict co-use and drug use disorders in adult offspring. Neurotoxicol Teratol, 2018; 70, 10-17. PMID: 30227199
  5. De Genna NM, Goldschmidt L, Marshal MP, Day N, Cornelius MD. Maternal age and trajectories of risky alcohol use: A prospective study. Alcohol Clin Exper Res, 2017; 41: 1725-1730. PMID: 28835001