Ramanadhan S., Viswanath K. Priority-setting for evidence-based health outreach in community-based organizations: A mixed-methods study in three Massachusetts communities. Translational Behavioral Medicine: Practice, Policy and Research. 2013 Jun 1;3(2):180-188.

Viswanath K, McCloud R, Minsky S, Puleo E, Kontos E, Bigman-Galimore C, Rudd R, Emmons KM. Internet use, browsing and the urban poor: Implications for Cancer Control. Journal of National Cancer Institute Monograph. 2013;2013(47):199-205.

Ackerson, L.K., Viswanath, K. Communication Inequalities, Social Determinants, and Intermittent Smoking in the 2003 Health Information National Trends Survey. Preventing Chronic Disease.2009;6(2).

Viswanath K. The Communications Revolution and Cancer Control. Nature Reviews Cancer.2005;5(10):828-35.


Davis R, Gilpin E, Loken B, Viswanath K, Wakefield M. (2008). The Role of the Media in Promoting and Reducing Tobacco Use. Monograph 19. Washington, DC: Department of Health and Human Services, National Cancer Institute.

Glanz K, Rimer B, Viswanath K. (2008). (Eds.) Health Behavior and Health Education: Theory, Research, and Practice. 4th Ed. San Francisco, CA: Jossey Bass.

Viswanath K. Social Capital and Health Communications. Ichiro Kawachi, S.V. Subramanian & Daniel Kim (Eds.) Social Capital and Health. Springer. 2008: 259-271.

Demers D, Viswanath K. (Eds.). Mass Media, Social Control and Social Change: A Macrosocial Perspective, Ames, IA: Iowa State University Press. 1999.

BOOK CHAPTERS (selected)

Viswanath K, Finnegan JR. The Knowledge Gap Hypothesis: Twenty Five Years Later. In B. Burleson (Ed.), Communication Yearbook 19, Thousand Oaks: Sage Publications. 1996, 187-227.

Viswanath K, Finnegan JR. Community Health Campaigns and Secular Trends: Insights from the Minnesota Heart Health Program and Community Trials in Heart Disease Prevention. R. Hornik (Ed.), Public Health Communication: Evidence for Behavior Change. New York: Lawrence Erlbaum, 2002; 289-312.

Whitney R, Viswanath, K. Lessons from mass media public health campaigns. Annual Review of Public Health. (2004).