Joseph R. Guydish, PhD, MPH


Professor, Department of Medicine, UCSF
Leader, Tobacco Control Program, UCSF Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center

Phone: (415) 476-0954 (voice)
Box 0936, UCSF
San Francisco, CA 94143-0936

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Washington State University, Pullman, WA, BS, 1977, Psychology
Fort Hays State University, Hays, KS, MS, 1982, Clinical Psychology
Washington State University, Pullman, WA, PhD, 1987, Clinical Psychology
University of California, San Francisco, CA, Postdoc Fellow, 1987-1988, Behavioral Medicine
University of California, San Francisco, Research Fellow, 1988-1990, AIDS Prevention Studies
University of California, Berkeley, CA, MPH, 1990, Epidemiology

Professional Experience

  • 1991-1992
    Assist. Clinical Prof. of Medicine, UCSF Inst. for Health Policy Studies
  • 1992-1997
    Attending Staff, UCSF Medical Center
  • 1992-1998
    Assistant Adjunct Professor of Medicine, UCSF
  • 1992-present
    Core Faculty, Institute for Health Policy Studies, UCSF
  • 1993-1998
    Core Faculty, Clinical Psychology Training Program, Department of Psychiatry, UCSF
  • 1998-2004
    Associate Adjunct Professor of Medicine, UCSF
  • 2004-2005
    Adjunct Professor of Medicine and Health Policy, UCSF
  • 2005-present
    Professor in Residence of Medicine and Health Policy, with joint appointment in Department of Psychiatry, UCSF

Selected Publications

  1. Martínez C, Guydish J, Le T, Tajima B, Passalacqua E. Predictors of quit attempts among smokers enrolled in substance abuse treatment. Addict Behav. 2015 Jan; 40:1-6.
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  2. Peavy KM, Guydish J, Manuel JK, Campbell BK, Lisha N, Le T, Delucchi K, Garrett S. Treatment adherence and competency ratings among therapists, supervisors, study-related raters and external raters in a clinical trial of a 12-step facilitation for stimulant users. J Subst Abuse Treat. 2014 Sep; 47(3):222-8.
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  3. Martínez C, Guydish J, Robinson G, Martínez-Sánchez JM, Fernández E. Assessment of the smoke-free outdoor regulation in the WHO European Region. Prev Med. 2014 Jul; 64:37-40.
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  4. Guydish J, Campbell BK, Manuel JK, Delucchi KL, Le T, Peavy KM, McCarty D. Does treatment fidelity predict client outcomes in 12-Step Facilitation for stimulant abuse? Drug Alcohol Depend. 2014 Jan 1; 134:330-6.
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  5. Guydish J. Commentary on Szatkowski & McNeill (2013): Where the smokers are. Addiction. 2013 Aug; 108(8):1495-6.
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  6. Campbell BK, Buti A, Fussell HE, Srikanth P, McCarty D, Guydish JR. Therapist predictors of treatment delivery fidelity in a community-based trial of 12-step facilitation. Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse. 2013 Sep; 39(5):304-11.
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  7. Campbell BK, Manuel JK, Manser ST, Peavy KM, Stelmokas J, McCarty D, Guydish JR. Assessing fidelity of treatment delivery in group and individual 12-step facilitation. J Subst Abuse Treat. 2013 Feb; 44(2):169-76.
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  8. Guydish J, Tajima B, Kulaga A, Zavala R, Brown LS, Bostrom A, Ziedonis D, Chan M. The New York policy on smoking in addiction treatment: findings after 1 year. Am J Public Health. 2012 May; 102(5):e17-25.
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  9. Guydish J, Ziedonis D, Tajima B, Seward G, Passalacqua E, Chan M, Delucchi K, Zammarelli L, Levy M, Kolodziej M, Brigham G. Addressing Tobacco Through Organizational Change (ATTOC) in residential addiction treatment settings. Drug Alcohol Depend. 2012 Feb 1; 121(1-2):30-7.
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  10. Guydish J, Passalacqua E, Tajima B, Chan M, Chun J, Bostrom A. Smoking prevalence in addiction treatment: a review. Nicotine Tob Res. 2011 Jun; 13(6):401-11.
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  11. Guydish J, Tajima B, Chan M, Delucchi KL, Ziedonis D. Measuring smoking knowledge, attitudes and services (S-KAS) among clients in addiction treatment. Drug Alcohol Depend. 2011 Apr 1; 114(2-3):237-41.
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  12. Guydish J, Jessup M, Tajima B, Manser ST. Adoption of motivational interviewing and motivational enhancement therapy following clinical trials. J Psychoactive Drugs. 2010 Sep; Suppl 6:215-26.
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  13. Sears C, Davis T, Guydish J, Gleghorn A. Investigating the effects of San Francisco's Treatment on Demand Initiative on a publicly-funded substance abuse treatment system: a time series analysis. J Psychoactive Drugs. 2009 Sep; 41(3):297-304.
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  14. Chun J, Haug NA, Guydish JR, Sorensen JL, Delucchi K. Cigarette smoking among opioid-dependent clients in a therapeutic community. Am J Addict. 2009 Jul-Aug; 18(4):316-20.
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  15. Sorensen JL, Andrews S, Delucchi KL, Greenberg B, Guydish J, Masson CL, Shopshire M. Methadone patients in the therapeutic community: a test of equivalency. Drug Alcohol Depend. 2009 Feb 1; 100(1-2):100-6.
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  16. Chun J, Guydish JR, Silber E, Gleghorn A. Drug treatment outcomes for persons on waiting lists. Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse. 2008; 34(5):526-33.
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  17. Haug NA, Shopshire M, Tajima B, Gruber V, Guydish J. Adoption of evidence-based practices among substance abuse treatment providers. J Drug Educ. 2008; 38(2):181-92.
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  18. Guydish J, Passalacqua E, Tajima B, Manser ST. Staff smoking and other barriers to nicotine dependence intervention in addiction treatment settings: a review. J Psychoactive Drugs. 2007 Dec; 39(4):423-33.
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  19. Kurita K, Guydish J. Substance abuse counselor certification in California: how is nicotine addiction addressed? J Psychoactive Drugs. 2007 Dec; 39(4):473-7.
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  20. Ziedonis DM, Zammarelli L, Seward G, Oliver K, Guydish J, Hobart M, Meltzer B. Addressing tobacco use through organizational change: a case study of an addiction treatment organization. J Psychoactive Drugs. 2007 Dec; 39(4):451-9.
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