Community Rounds
December 9, 2020

Smartphone-based Financial Incentives to Promote Smoking Cessation Among Pregnant Women

Allison Kurti, PhD


Allison Kurti, PhD
Allison Kurti, PhD, was a Post-Doctoral Fellow at the University of Vermont Center on Behavioral and Health from 2014 until 2020, where she studied behavioral economics and behavioral pharmacology with mentorship from Dr. Stephen Higgins. Her research has focused largely on contingency management tools for smoking cessation among socioeconomically disadvantaged pregnant women and women with young children. Currently, Dr. Kurti is a Health Scientist at the Federal Drug Administration Center for Tobacco Products.