Thomas Weisner


Director, Center for Culture & Health

Professor, Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences

Contact Information

Work Phone Number: 310-794-3632

Work Address:

760 Westwood Plaza
BOX 951759
Los Angeles, CA 90095



A selected list of publications:

Weisner Thomas S, Fiese Barbara H   Introduction to special section of the Journal of Family Psychology, advances in mixed methods in family psychology: integrative and applied solutions for family science Journal of family psychology : JFP : journal of the Division of Family Psychology of the American Psychological Association (Division 43), 2011; 25(6): 795-8.
Tremolada Marta, Bonichini Sabrina, Altoè Gianmarco, Pillon Marta, Carli Modesto, Weisner Thomas S   Parental perceptions of health-related quality of life in children with leukemia in the second week after the diagnosis: a quantitative model Supportive care in cancer : official journal of the Multinational Association of Supportive Care in Cancer, 2011; 19(5): 591-8.
Kravitz Richard L, Paterniti Debora A, Hay M Cameron, Subramanian Saskia, Dean Dionne Evans, Weisner Thomas, Vohra Sunita, Duan Naihua   Marketing therapeutic precision: Potential facilitators and barriers to adoption of n-of-1 trials Contemporary clinical trials, 2009; 30(5): 436-45.
Kravitz Richard L, Duan Naihua, Niedzinski Edmund J, Hay M Cameron, Subramanian Saskia K, Weisner Thomas S   What Ever Happened to N-of-1 Trials? Insiders' Perspectives and a Look to the Future The Milbank quarterly, 2008; 86(4): 533-55.
Hay M Cameron, Weisner Thomas S, Subramanian Saskia, Duan Naihua, Niedzinski Edmund J, Kravitz Richard L   Harnessing experience: exploring the gap between evidence-based medicine and clinical practice Journal of evaluation in clinical practice, 2008; 14(5): 707-13.
Yoshikawa Hirokazu, Weisner Thomas S, Kalil Ariel, Way Niobe   Mixing qualitative and quantitative research in developmental science: uses and methodological choices Developmental psychology, 2008; 44(2): 344-54.
Matheson Catherine, Olsen Rebecca J, Weisner Thomas   A good friend is hard to find: friendship among adolescents with disabilities American journal of mental retardation : AJMR, 2007; 112(5): 319-29.
Skinner Debra, Weisner Thomas S   Sociocultural studies of families of children with intellectual disabilities Mental retardation and developmental disabilities research reviews, 2007; 13(4): 302-12.
Huston Aletha C, Duncan Greg J, McLoyd Vonnie C, Crosby Danielle A, Ripke Marika N, Weisner Thomas S, Eldred Carolyn A   Impacts on children of a policy to promote employment and reduce poverty for low-income parents: new hope after 5 years Developmental psychology, 2005; 41(6): 902-18.
Bernheimer Lucinda P, Weisner Thomas S, Lowe Edward D   Impacts of children with troubles on working poor families: mixed-method and experimental evidence Mental retardation, 2003; 41(6): 403-19.
Daley Tamara C, Weisner Thomas S   "I speak a different dialect": teen explanatory models of difference and disability Medical anthropology quarterly, 2003; 17(1): 25-48.
Okami Paul, Weisner Thomas, Olmstead Richard   Outcome correlates of parent-child bedsharing: an eighteen-year longitudinal study Journal of developmental and behavioral pediatrics : JDBP, 2002; 23(4): 244-53.