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Dr. Pinto receives national research award.
Research Related Articles
1)    Pinto, B. M., Stein, K. S. & Dunsiger, S. I.  (2015). Peers promoting physical activity among breast cancer survivors: A
        randomized controlled trial Health Psychology.  
2)    Pinto, B. M., Rabin, C., Abdow, S., & Papandonatos, G. D. (2008). A pilot study on disseminating physical activity
        promotion among cancer survivors: a brief report. Psycho-Oncology.
3)     Pinto, B. M., Dunsiger, S., & Waldemore, M. (2013). Physical activity and psychosocial benefits among breast cancer
        patients. Psycho-Oncology.
4)     Pinto, B. M., Rabin, C., Papandonatos, G. Frierson, G. M., Trunzo, J. J., & Marcus, B. H. (2008).  Maintenance of effects of a
        home-based physical activity program among breast cancer survivors. Support Care Cancer.
5)     Pinto, B. M., Stein, K., & S. Dunsiger. (2015). Peer mentorship to promote physical activity among cancer survivors:
        effect on quality of life. Psycho-Oncology.
6)     Pinto, B. M., Trunzo, J. J., Reiss, P., & Shiu, S. (2002). Exercise participation after diagnosis of breast cancer: Trends
        and effects on mood and quality of life. Psycho-Oncology, 11, 389-400.
7)     Pinto, B. M., Clark, M. M., Maruyama, N. C., & Feder, S. I. (2003). Psychological and fitness changes associated with
        exercise participation among women with breast cancer. Psycho-Oncology, 12, 118-126.
8)     Pinto, B. M., Frierson, G., Rabin, C., Trunzo, J., & Marcus, B. (2005). A home-based physical activity intervention for
        breast cancer patients. Journal of Clinical Oncology, 23, 3577-3587.
9)     Pinto, B. M., Rabin, C., & Dunsiger, S.  (2009). Home-based exercise among cancer survivors: adherence and its
        predictorsPsycho-Oncology, 18, 369-376.
10)   Schmitz, K. H., Courneya, K. S., Matthews, C. M., Demark-Wahnefried, W., Galvao, D. A., Pinto, B. M., Irwin, M. L., Wolin,
        K.Y., Segal, R.J., Lucia, A., Schneider, C.M., Von Gruenigen, V., & Schwartz, A.L. (2010). American College of Sports
        Medicine roundtable on exercise guidelines for cancer survivors. Medicine & Science in Sports and Exercise, 42, 258-266.
11)   Pinto, B. M., Goldstein, M. G., Papandonatos, G. D., Marcus, B. H., & Farrell, N. (2013). Home-based physical activity
        intervention for colorectal cancer survivors. Psycho-Oncology, 22, 54-64.
12)   Pinto, B. M., Papandonatos, G. D., & Goldstein, M. G. (2013).  A randomized trial to promote physical activity among
        breast cancer patients. Health Psychology, 32, 616-626.
13)   Pinto, B. M., Waldemore, M. & Rosen, R. (2015).  A community-based partnership to promote exercise among cancer
         survivors: Lessons learned International Journal of Behavioral Medicine, 22, 328-335.

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