Dr. Amanda Graham leads the Innovations Center within Truth Initiative, which is dedicated to designing and building leading digital products for quitting tobacco. Under her leadership, the Innovations team has built a suite of technology solutions for tobacco control, including the EX Program, an enterprise quit-tobacco platform designed for employers and health plans, and This is Quitting, a digital quit vaping program for teens and young adults.
For the past 20 years, Graham’s NIH-funded research has focused on developing, evaluating and optimizing technology-based quit-smoking interventions. She is internationally-recognized as a thought leader in web and mobile quit-smoking interventions and online social networks and has been awarded over $15 million in research funding. She has published over 80 peer-reviewed manuscripts and serves on National Institutes of Health study sections and numerous journal editorial boards.
Graham is also Professor of Medicine (Adjunct) at the Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science. She earned her Master of Science and Ph.D. in Clinical Health Psychology from the University of Health Sciences/Chicago Medical School, completed a predoctoral internship in Health Psychology at the West Haven VA Medical Center in West Haven, CT, and completed a postdoctoral fellowship in Behavioral Medicine at Brown Medical School.