Michael Slater D PhD, MPA

Michael Slater D PhD, MPA
Distinguished ProfessorArts and Sciencesslater.59@osu.edu
3022 Derby Hall 154 N Oval Mall Columbus Ohio 43210
Phone:614-247-8762Fax: (614) 292-2055
  • Cancer Control

Research Description

Dr. Slater’s interests are in community-based substance abuse prevention efforts, alcohol-related risk perceptions and media coverage, and responses to alcohol advertisements and warnings, as well as conducting investigations of media coverage and cancer, and persuasion and media effects.

Current Publications

  • Slater MD, Hayes AF, Chung AHInjury News Coverage, Relative Concern, and Support for Alcohol-Control Policies: An Impersonal Impact Explanation.J Health Commun in press 1-9 5/28/2014
  • Lee CJ, Long M, Slater MD, Song WComparing Local TV News with National TV News in Cancer Coverage: An Exploratory Content Analysis.J Health Commun in press 1-13 4/21/2014
  • Buller DB, Halperin A, Severson HH, Borland R, Slater MD, Bettinghaus EP, Tinkelman D, Cutter GR, Woodall WGEffect of nicotine replacement therapy on quitting by young adults in a trial comparing cessation services.J Public Health Manag Pract 20 E7-E15 3/1/2014
  • Slater MDContent Analysis as a Foundation for Programmatic Research in Communication.Commun Methods Meas 7 85-93 6/1/2013
  • Goodall CE, Slater MD, Myers TAFear and Anger Responses to Local News Coverage of Alcohol-Related Crimes, Accidents, and Injuries: Explaining News Effects on Policy Support Using a Representative Sample of Messages and People.J Commun 63 373-392 4/1/2013
  • Slater MD, Henry KLProspective influence of music-related media exposure on adolescent substance-use initiation: a peer group mediation model.J Health Commun 18 291-305 1/1/2013
  • Slater MDCommentary on the symposium on the theory and practice of engaging youth in prevention message creation.Health Commun 28 696-8 1/1/2013
  • Jain P, Slater MDProvider portrayals and patient-provider communication in drama and reality medical entertainment television shows.J Health Commun 18 703-22 1/1/2013

The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center – Arthur G. James Cancer Hospital and Richard J. Solove Research Institute (OSUCCC – James) 300 W. 10th Ave. Columbus, OH 43210 Phone: 1-800-293-5066 | Email: jamesline@osumc.edu