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M.D., 1997 School of Medicine, Yale-New Haven


Vogel EA, Prochaska JJ, Ramo DE, Jerome A, Rubinstein ML. Adolescents’ E-Cigarette Use: Increases in Frequency, Dependence, and Nicotine Exposure over 12 Months. Journal of Adolescent Health. 2019; In Press.
Vogel EA, Prochaska JJ, Rubinstein ML. Measuring E-cigarette Addiction among Adolescents. Tobacco Control. 2019; In Press.
Vogel EA, Rubinstein ML, Prochaska JJ, Ramo DE. Associations between marijuana use and tobacco cessation outcomes in young adults. J Subst Abuse Treat. 2018 Nov; 94:69-73.
Rubinstein ML. Author Response. Pediatrics. 2018 Jun; 141(6).
Vogel EA, Ramo DE, Rubinstein ML. Prevalence and correlates of adolescents' e-cigarette use frequency and dependence. Drug Alcohol Depend. 2018 07 01; 188:109-112.
Rubinstein ML, Delucchi K, Benowitz NL, Ramo DE. Adolescent Exposure to Toxic Volatile Organic Chemicals From E-Cigarettes. Pediatrics. 2018 Apr; 141(4).
England LJ, Aagaard K, Bloch M, Conway K, Cosgrove K, Grana R, Gould TJ, Hatsukami D, Jensen F, Kandel D, Lanphear B, Leslie F, Pauly JR, Neiderhiser J, Rubinstein M, Slotkin TA, Spindel E, Stroud L, Wakschlag L. Developmental toxicity of nicotine: A transdisciplinary synthesis and implications for emerging tobacco products. Neurosci Biobehav Rev. 2017 01; 72:176-189.
McKelvey KL, Ramo DE, Delucchi K, Rubinstein ML. Polydrug use among urban adolescent cigarette smokers. Addict Behav. 2017 03; 66:145-150.
Vo M, Lau J, Rubinstein M. Eating Disorders in Adolescent and Young Adult Males: Presenting Characteristics. J Adolesc Health. 2016 10; 59(4):397-400.
Rait MA, Prochaska JJ, Rubinstein ML. Recruitment of adolescents for a smoking study: use of traditional strategies and social media. Transl Behav Med. 2015 Sep; 5(3):254-9.
Rait MA, Prochaska JJ, Rubinstein ML. Reporting of cigar use among adolescent tobacco smokers. Addict Behav. 2016 Feb; 53:206-9.
Rubinstein ML. Scanning the brain for answers about effectiveness of graphic warning labels. Tob Control. 2015 May; 24(3):211-2.
Rubinstein ML, Harris DR, Rudy BJ, Kapogiannis BG, Aldrovandi GM, Mulligan K. Exploration of the Effect of Tobacco Smoking on Metabolic Measures in Young People Living with HIV. AIDS Res Treat. 2014; 2014:740545.
Rubinstein ML, Rait MA, Prochaska JJ. Frequent marijuana use is associated with greater nicotine addiction in adolescent smokers. Drug Alcohol Depend. 2014 Aug 01; 141:159-62.
Rubinstein ML, Rait MA, Sen S, Shiffman S. Characteristics of adolescent intermittent and daily smokers. Addict Behav. 2014 Sep; 39(9):1337-41.
Rubinstein ML, Shiffman S, Rait MA, Benowitz NL. Race, gender, and nicotine metabolism in adolescent smokers. Nicotine Tob Res. 2013 Jul; 15(7):1311-5.
Rubinstein ML, Shiffman S, Moscicki AB, Rait MA, Sen S, Benowitz NL. Nicotine metabolism and addiction among adolescent smokers. Addiction. 2013 Feb; 108(2):406-12.
Rubinstein ML, Luks TL, Dryden WY, Rait MA, Simpson GV. Adolescent smokers show decreased brain responses to pleasurable food images compared with nonsmokers. Nicotine Tob Res. 2011 Aug; 13(8):751-5.
Rubinstein ML, Luks TL, Moscicki AB, Dryden W, Rait MA, Simpson GV. Smoking-related cue-induced brain activation in adolescent light smokers. J Adolesc Health. 2011 Jan; 48(1):7-12.
Rubinstein ML, Benowitz NL, Auerback GM, Moscicki AB. Withdrawal in adolescent light smokers following 24-hour abstinence. Nicotine Tob Res. 2009 Feb; 11(2):185-9.
Rubinstein ML, Benowitz NL, Auerback GM, Moscicki AB. A randomized trial of nicotine nasal spray in adolescent smokers. Pediatrics. 2008 Sep; 122(3):e595-600.
Rubinstein ML, Benowitz NL, Auerback GM, Moscicki AB. Rate of nicotine metabolism and withdrawal symptoms in adolescent light smokers. Pediatrics. 2008 Sep; 122(3):e643-7.
Rubinstein ML. Who's Smoking? Cotinine versus self-report in adolescent populations. J Adolesc Health. 2008 Sep; 43(3):205-6.
Rubinstein ML, Thompson PJ, Benowitz NL, Shiffman S, Moscicki AB. Cotinine levels in relation to smoking behavior and addiction in young adolescent smokers. Nicotine Tob Res. 2007 Jan; 9(1):129-35.
Halpern-Felsher BL, Rubinstein ML. Clear the air: adolescents' perceptions of the risks associated with secondhand smoke. Prev Med. 2005 Jul; 41(1):16-22.
Halpern-Felsher BL, Biehl M, Kropp RY, Rubinstein ML. Perceived risks and benefits of smoking: differences among adolescents with different smoking experiences and intentions. Prev Med. 2004 Sep; 39(3):559-67.
Rubinstein ML, Halpern-Felsher BL, Irwin CE. An evaluation of the use of the transdermal contraceptive patch in adolescents. J Adolesc Health. 2004 May; 34(5):395-401.