Rachel Smith

Rachel Smith

Professor of Communication Arts and Sciences

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Most Recent Papers

Understanding the Effects of Stigma Messages

Rachel Annette Smith, Xun Zhu, Edward L. Fink, 2019, Health Communication on p. 424-436

A Stress Buffering Perspective on the Progression of Alpha-1 Antitrypsin Deficiency

Xi Tian, Denise Haunani Solomon, Rachel Annette Smith, 2019, Health Communication

Communicating Antibiotic Stewardship

Youllee Kim, James Dillard, Rachel Annette Smith, 2019, Health Communication

Campaign Preparation for Complex Initiatives

Rachel Annette Smith, Erina Lynne Macgeorge, Nicole Hackman, Nkuchia M. M’ikanatha, 2018, Health Communication on p. 1539-1548

Evaluating the impact of screening plus eave tubes on malaria transmission compared to current best practice in central Côte d'Ivoire

Eleanore Delaveleye Sternberg, Jackie Cook, Ludovic P. Ahoua Alou, Carine J. Aoura, Serge Brice Assi, Dimi Théodore Doudou, A. Alphonsine Koffi, Raphael N'Guessan, Welbeck A. Oumbouke, Rachel Annette Smith, Eve Worrall, Immo Kleinschmidt, Matthew Brian Thomas, 2018, BMC Public Health

Identifying and Predicting Profiles of Medical Noncompliance

Rachel Annette Smith, Youllee Kim, Nkuchia M. M’Ikanatha, 2018, Journal of Health Communication on p. 485-494

Why Do So Few Consumers Use Health Care Quality Report Cards? A Framework for Understanding the Limited Consumer Impact of Comparative Quality Information

Neeraj Bhandari, Dennis Patrick Scanlon, Yunfeng Shi, Rachel Annette Smith, 2018, Medical Care Research and Review

Who Persuades Who? An Analysis of Persuasion Choices Related to Antibiotic-Free Food

Rachel Annette Smith, Christopher J. Carpenter, 2018, Health Communication on p. 478-488

Investigating married adults’ communal coping with genetic health risk and perceived discrimination

Rachel Annette Smith, Alan Sillars, Ryan Patrick Chesnut, Xun Zhu, 2018, Communication Monographs on p. 181-202

Spirituality, Illness Unpredictability, and Math Anxiety Effects on Negative Affect and Affect-Management Coping for Individuals Diagnosed with Alpha-1 Antitrypsin Deficiency

Amber K. Worthington, Roxanne L. Parrott, Rachel Annette Smith, 2018, Health Communication on p. 363-371

Recent High-Impact Papers

Antibiotic Resistance

Rachel Annette Smith, Nkuchia M. M’ikanatha, Andrew Fraser Read, 2015, Health Communication on p. 309-314

Defining Genes Using "Blueprint" Versus "Instruction" Metaphors

Roxanne Parrott, Rachel Annette Smith, 2014, Health Communication on p. 137-146

Label management

Rachel Annette Smith, Thomas J. Hipper, 2010, Health Communication on p. 410-422

An Experimental Test of Stigma Communication Content with a Hypothetical Infectious Disease Alert

Rachel Annette Smith, 2012, Communication Monographs on p. 522-538

The impact of social capital on HIV-related actions as mediated by personal and proxy efficacies in Namibia

Rachel Annette Smith, Rajiv Rimal, 2009, AIDS and Behavior on p. 133-144

Testing the Model of Stigma Communication with a Factorial Experiment in an Interpersonal Context

Rachel Annette Smith, 2014, Communication Studies on p. 154-173

Mental representations of HPV in Appalachia

Rachel Annette Smith, Roxanne L. Parrott, 2012, Journal of Health Psychology on p. 917-928

Segmenting an Audience into the Own, the Wise, and Normals

Rachel Annette Smith, 2012, Communication Research Reports on p. 257-265

Compliance dynamics within a simulated friendship network I

Rachel Annette Smith, Edward L. Fink, 2010, Human Communication Research on p. 232-260

Keepers of the secret

Rachel Annette Smith, Angela J. Niedermyer, 2009, Health Communication on p. 459-472