Kaitlin Sheerin

Kaitlin Sheerin
Graduate Student
221 Psychology Building
Research Interests: 

Social ecology of youth violence

Development and evaluation of family-based interventions

Evidence-based social and public policy


I graduated with my B.A. from Rutgers University in 2012. After graduating, I worked as a mental health specialist at the Children's Transitional Residence at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey and then worked as a research assistant at the Annenberg Public Policy Center at the University of Pennsylvania.

Selected Publications: 

Evans, A.T., Peters, E., Strasser, A., Emery, L.F., Sheerin, K.M., & Romer, D. (in press). Graphic Warning Labels Elicit Affective and Thoughtful Responses from Smokers: Results of a Randomized Clinical Trial. PLoS One.

Emery, L.F., Romer, D., Sheerin, K.M., Jamieson, K. & Peters, E. (2013). Affective and cognitive mediators of the impact of cigarette warning labels. Nicotine and Tobacco Research, 16(3), 263-269.