Jacob Rohde, Ph.D., M.A., M.P.H.

Jacob Rohde, Ph.D., M.A.
Jacob Rohde, Ph.D., M.A., M.P.H.
Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences (DCCPS)
Entry Year

Doctoral Degree

Ph.D., Media and Communication, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (2021)

Master's Degrees

  • M.P.H., Quantitative Methods, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health (2022)
  • M.A., Boston University (2016)

Research Interests

Health Communication, Tobacco Control, Message Design, Social Media, eHealth, Chronic Disease Management

Primary Preceptor

Dr. Heather D'Angelo, Health Communication and Informatics Research Branch, Behavioral Research Program, Division of Cancer Control and Populations Sciences


Rohde, J. A., Saffer, A. J., & Zhao, X. (2023). Health discussion network characteristics among a sample of people with inflammatory bowel disease. Chronic Illness. 1-12 DOI: 10.1177/17423953231164794.

Rohde, J. A., Noar, S. M., Mendel Sheldon, J., Hall, M. G., Kieu, T. & Brewer, N. T. (2022). Identifying promising themes for adolescent vaping warnings: A national experiment. Nicotine & Tobacco Research, 24(9), 1379-1385. DOI: 10.1093/ntr/ntac093.

Rohde, J. A., Fisher, E. B., Boynton, M. H., Freelon, D., Frohlich, D. O., Barnes, E., & Noar, S. M. (2022). A self-management SMS text messaging intervention for people with inflammatory bowel disease: Feasibility and acceptability study. JMIR Formative Research, 6(5), e34960. DOI: 10.2196/34960.

Rohde, J. A., Sibley, A. L., & Noar, S. M. (2021). Topics analysis of Reddit and Twitter posts discussing inflammatory bowel disease and distress from 2017-2019. Crohn’s & Colitis 360, 3(3), 1-8. DOI: 10.1093/crocol/otab044.

Rohde, J. A., Vereen, R. N., & Noar, S. M. (2021). Adolescents and young adults who vape or are susceptible to vaping: Characteristics, product preferences, and beliefs. Substance Use & Misuse, 56(11), 1607-1615. DOI: 10.1080/10826084.2021.1942052.

Rohde, J. A., Noar, S. M., Prentice-Dunn, H., Kresovich, A. K., & Hall, M. G. (2021). Comparison of message and effects perceptions for The Real Cost e-cigarette prevention ads. Health Communication, 36(10), 1222-1230. DOI: 10.1080/10410236.2020.1749353.

Rohde, J. A., Noar, S. M., Mendell, J. R., Hall, M. G., Baig, S. A., Ribisl, K. M., Brewer, N. T. (2020). E-cigarette health harm awareness and discouragement: Implications for health communication. Nicotine & Tobacco Research, 22(7), 1131-1138. DOI: 10.1093/ntr/ntz194.

Rohde, J. A., Noar, S. M., Horvitz, C., Lazard, J., Ross, J. C., & Sutfin, E. L. (2018) The role of knowledge and risk beliefs in adolescent e-cigarette use: A pilot study. International Journal of Environmental Research & Public Health, 15(4), 830-839. DOI: 10.3390/ijerph15040830.