Hometown City/Country: Hyderabad, India
Undergraduate Degree/Institution: MB., BS/Siddhartha Medical College
Graduate Degree/Institution: MPH/University of Illinois
Graduate program: Doctor of Public Health, Epidemiology
Year of Entry: Fall 2009
Research Advisor: Dr. james Anderson/Dr. Hadii M. Mamudu
Research Interests: Policy epidemiology, Cancer epidemiology,
Mamudu, HM., Veeranki, SP. Determinants of Youth Support for Smoke-free Policy: Evidence from the Global Youth Tobacco Survey, 1999-2007 (submitted)
Mamudu, HM., Veeranki, SP., He Y. Tobacco Use among University Personnel in a Tobacco-Producing State (submitted)
Veeranki, SP, Thotakura, S, Bounds, T, Worthington, J. Staging and Treatment of Colorectal Cancer in Kentucky: Appalachia vs. Non-Appalachia Appalachian Student Research Forum April 2010 Johnson City, TN (poster)
Mamudu, HM, Veeranki SP, He, Y. A Comparative Multivariate Analysis of School Personnel Atti- tudes and Behaviors Toward Smoke Free College Campus. CSEB National Student Conference May 2010 Kingston, On, Canada (poster)
Mamudu HM Veeranki SP, He Y. A Model for Effective Health Communication: Promoting 100% Tobacco-Free Policy in the Tennessee Higher Education System. National Conference on Health Communication, Marketing and Media August 2010 Atlanta, GA (poster)
Mamudu HM, Veeranki SP, Dadkar, S. Stakeholder Analysis of Adoption and Implementation of Statewide Smoke-Free Policy in a Tobacco-Producing State: Tennessee Non-Smokers Protection Act. TPHA Annual Conference September 2010 Nashville, TN (poster)
Veeranki SP, Mamudu HM, Epps-Johnson T, He Y. Analysis of Community Determinants of Smoke-Free Policies in the United States. APHA Annual Conference November 2010. (oral)
Mamudu H.M., Veeranki,S.P. Adolescents Support for Smoke-free Policy: Evidence from Global Youth To bacco Survey (submitted)
Mamudu H.M., Veeranki,S.P., He, Y. Tobacco Use among University Personnel in a Tobacco-producing state. (submitted)
Mamudu H.M., Veeranki,S.P., He, Y. , Dadkar,S. Understanding personnel knowledge, attitudes, and behaviors toward a 100% tobacco-campus policy in a tobacco-producing state. (submitted).
Veeranki, S.P., Brooks,B., Bolick, S., Robichaux M., Aldrich, T. Quality of Care: The role of disease registries. (submitted).
Veeranki,S.P., He, Y. , Dadkar,S., Boone,E.
Evaluating the strengths of tobacco-free policies in
Tennessee. (in preparation).
Veeranki, S.P. Lessons from Hurricane Katrina Apply to All Disasters. (APHASA Newsletter. Winter 2010 issue).