Inbal Nahum-Shani

Research Associate Professor, SRC-Quantitative Methods
Inbal Nahum-Shani


Dr. Inbal's research focuses on using behavioral theory and novel methodologies to develop adaptive interventions, namely interventions that use ongoing information about the individual to modify the type/intensity/delivery-mode of support.

  • Novel Methods for Intensive Longitudinal Data in SMART Studies of Drug Abuse and HIV. (Inbal Nahum-Shani, Daniel Almirall, Maureen A. Walton, Patrick Michael Carter, Walter Dempsey) 2020-2025. NIDA.
  • Examining the Utility and Feasibility of Mobile Technology in Prevention Interventions to Promote Child and Family Mental Health: A Demonstration and Feasibility Project. (Inbal Nahum-Shani) 2020-2020. University of Minnesota.
  • Affective Science and Smoking Cessation: Real Time Real World Assessment. (Inbal Nahum-Shani) 2019-2022. NCI.
  • Multi-level interventions for increasing tobacco cessation at FQHCs. (Inbal Nahum-Shani) 2018-2019. PCORI.
  • An Adaptive Preventive Intervention to Optimize the Transition from Universal to Indicated Resources for College Student Alcohol Use. (Inbal Nahum-Shani, Cheryl A. King, Daniel Almirall, Erin Bonar) 2018-2021. NIAAA.
  • Novel use of mHealth data to identify states of vulnerability and receptivity to JITAIs. (Inbal Nahum-Shani, Zhenke Wu, Daniel Almirall) 2018-2022. National Cancer Institute.
  • Getting SMART About Adaptive Interventions in Education. (Daniel Almirall, Inbal Nahum-Shani) 2018-2020. U.S. Department of Education/Institute of Education Sciences (IES).
  • 2016 SMART Weight Loss . (Inbal Nahum-Shani) 2016-2021. NIDDK.
  • Novel Longitudinal Methods for SMART Studies of Drug Abuse and HIV. (Inbal Nahum-Shani, Daniel Almirall) 2015-2020. NIDA.
  • The College-to-Work Transition & Alcohol Misuse: An Etiologic Study. (Inbal Nahum-Shani) 2014-2019. National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism.