Faculty Affiliates

LaTrice Montgomery, PhD

Research Associate Professor and Licensed Clinical Psychologist, Addiction Sciences Division, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neuroscience, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine

Cannabis; Tobacco; Health Disparities


LaTrice Montgomery, PhD
Research Associate Professor and Licensed Clinical Psychologist, Addiction Sciences Division, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neuroscience, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine

Addiction Sciences Division Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neuroscience University of Cincinnati College of Medicine 3131 Harvey Avenue, Suite 204 Cincinnati, OH 45229



Selected Publications
  • Haeny AM, Montgomery L, Burlew AK, Campbell ANC, Scodes J, Pavlicova M, Rotrosen J, Nunes E. Extended-release naltrexone versus buprenorphine-naloxone to treat opioid use disorder among Black adults. Addict Behav. 2020 Nov;110:106514. doi: 10.1016/j.addbeh.2020.106514. PMID: 32619868; PMCID: PMC7433932.
  • Eghaneyan BH, Sanchez K, Haeny AM, Montgomery L, Lopez-Castro T, Burlew AK, Rezaeizadeh A, Killian MO. Hispanic participants in the National Institute on Drug Abuse's Clinical Trials Network: A scoping review of two decades of research. Addict Behav Rep. 2020 Jun 1;12:100287. doi: 10.1016/j.abrep.2020.100287. PMID: 32637563; PMCID: PMC7330873.
  • Montgomery L, Webb Hooper M. Gender differences in the association between marijuana and menthol cigarette use among African American adult cigarette smokers. Subst Use Misuse. 2020;55(8):1335-1342. doi: 10.1080/10826084.2020.1741633. PMID: 32253967; PMCID: PMC7281863.
  • Montgomery L, Mantey DS, Peters EN, Herrmann ES, Winhusen T. Blunt use and menthol cigarette smoking: An examination of adult marijuana users. Addict Behav. 2020 Mar;102:106153. doi: 10.1016/j.addbeh.2019.106153. PMID: 31704435; PMCID: PMC6935044.
  • Montgomery L, Burlew AK, Haeny AM, Jones CA. A systematic scoping review of research on Black participants in the National Drug Abuse Treatment Clinical Trials Network. Psychol Addict Behav. 2020 Feb;34(1):117-127. doi: 10.1037/adb0000483. PMID: 31246072; PMCID: PMC6933111.
  • Robinson CD, Seaman EL, Grenen E, Montgomery L, Yockey RA, Coa K, Prutzman Y, Augustson E.  A content analysis of smartphone apps for adolescent smoking cessation. Translational Behavioral Medicine. 2020 Feb; 10(1): 302–309. https://doi.org/10.1093/tbm/iby113.
  • Montgomery L, McClure EA, Tomko RL, Sonne SC, Winhusen T, Terry GE, Grossman JT, Gray KM. Blunts versus joints: Cannabis use characteristics and consequences among treatment-seeking adults. Drug and Alcohol Dependence. 2019 May; 198: 105–111. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2019.01.041
  • Mantey D, Omega-Njemnobi OS, Montgomery L. Flavored tobacco use is associated with dual and poly tobacco use among adolescents. Addictive Behaviors. 2019 May; 93: 269-273. doi: 10.1016/j.addbeh.2019.02.022.
  • Montgomery L, Schiavon S, Cropsey K. Factors associated with marijuana use among treatment-seeking adult cigarette smokers in the criminal justice population. J Addict Med. 2019 Mar/Apr;13(2):147-152. doi: 10.1097/ADM.0000000000000466. PMID: 30394995; PMCID: PMC6417925.
  • Montgomery L, Bagot K, Brown JL, Haeny AM. The association between marijuana use and HIV continuum of care outcomes: A systematic review. Curr HIV/AIDS Rep. 2019 Feb;16(1):17-28. doi: 10.1007/s11904-019-00422-z. PMID: 30671919; PMCID: PMC6432787.
  • Montgomery L, Zapolski T, Banks DE, Floyd A. Puff, puff, drink: The association between blunt and alcohol use among African American adolescents and young adults. Am J Orthopsychiatry. 2019;89(5):609-615. doi: 10.1037/ort0000400. PMID: 30676054; PMCID: PMC6656631.
  • McClure EA, Baker NL, Sonne SC, Ghitza UE, Tomko RL, Montgomery L, Babalonis S, Terry GE, Gray KM. Tobacco use during cannabis cessation: Use patterns and impact on abstinence in a National Drug Abuse Treatment Clinical Trials Network study. Drug Alcohol Depend. 2018 Nov 1;192:59-66. doi: 10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2018.07.018. PMID: 30218864; PMCID: PMC6200636.
  • Montgomery L, Mantey D. Racial/ethnic differences in prevalence and correlates of blunt smoking among adolescents. J Psychoactive Drugs. 2018 Jul-Aug;50(3):195-205. doi: 10.1080/02791072.2017.1401186. PMID: 29199906.
  • Montgomery L, Yockey A. Rolling and scrolling: The portrayal of marijuana cigars (blunts) on YouTube. J Subst Use. 2018;23(4):436-440. doi: 10.1080/14659891.2018.1444108. PMID: 29887756; PMCID: PMC5991612.
  • Robinson C, Seaman EL, Montgomery L, Winfrey A. A review of hip hop-based interventions for health literacy, health behaviors, and mental health. J Racial Ethn Health Disparities. 2018 Jun;5(3):468-484. doi: 10.1007/s40615-017-0389-2. PMID: 28667501; PMCID: PMC6319262.
  • Montgomery L, Heidelburg K, Robinson C. Characterizing blunt use among Twitter users: Racial/ethnic differences in use patterns and characteristics. Subst Use Misuse. 2018 Feb 23;53(3):501-507. doi: 10.1080/10826084.2017.1341926. PMID: 28910232; PMCID: PMC6069517.
  • Montgomery L, Robinson C, Seaman EL, Haeny AM. A scoping review and meta-analysis of psychosocial and pharmacological treatments for cannabis and tobacco use among African Americans. Psychol Addict Behav. 2017 Dec;31(8):922-943. doi: 10.1037/adb0000326. PMID: 29199844; PMCID: PMC6148355.
  • Merianos AL, Rosen BL, Montgomery L, Barry AE, Smith ML. Impact of perceived risk and friend influence on alcohol and marijuana use among students. J Sch Nurs. 2017 Dec;33(6):446-455. doi: 10.1177/1059840517717591. PMID: 28675076.
  • Montgomery L, Burlew AK, Korte JE. Does change in readiness influence retention among African American women and men in substance abuse treatment? J Ethn Subst Abuse. 2017 Oct-Dec;16(4):420-431. doi: 10.1080/15332640.2017.1300553. PMID: 28368681; PMCID: PMC5882489.
  • Montgomery L, Carroll KM. Comparable efficacy of behavioral and pharmacological treatments among African American and White cocaine users. J Ethn Subst Abuse. 2017 Oct-Dec;16(4):445-459. doi: 10.1080/15332640.2017.1308287. PMID: 28441119; PMCID: PMC5656541.
  • Campbell ANC, Montgomery L, Sanchez K, Pavlicova M, Hu M, Newville H, Weaver L, Nunes EV. Racial/ethnic subgroup differences in outcomes and acceptability of an Internet-delivered intervention for substance use disorders. J Ethn Subst Abuse. 2017 Oct-Dec;16(4):460-478. doi: 10.1080/15332640.2017.1300550. PMID: 28368740; PMCID: PMC5624812.
  • Montgomery L, Mantey DS. Correlates of blunt smoking among African American, Hispanic/Latino, and White Adults: Results from the 2014 National Survey on Drug Use and Health. Subst Use Misuse. 2017 Sep 19;52(11):1449-1459. doi: 10.1080/10826084.2017.1284238. PMID: 28467153.
  • Montgomery L, Ramo D. What did you expect?: The interaction between cigarette and blunt vs. non-blunt marijuana use among African American young adults. J Subst Use. 2017;22(6):612-616. doi: 10.1080/14659891.2017.1283452. PMID: 29333104; PMCID: PMC5766277.
  • Richardson GB, Montgomery L, Brubaker MD. Interpersonal contact and attitudes toward adolescents who abuse substances. J Drug Educ. 2016 Dec;46(3-4):113-130. doi: 10.1177/0047237917744330. PMID: 29239238.