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Alexandra Loukas, PhD



Alexandra Loukas, PhD, is the Barbie M. and Gary L. Coleman Professor in Education in the College of Education at the University of Texas, Austin. Dr. Loukas' research focuses on adolescent and young adult health, particularly adolescent aggression and tobacco use and cessation in disparate populations.

Dr. Loukas' research goals are to decrease problem behaviors and tobacco use in adolescents and young adults, with a particular focus on disparate populations. She has a special interest in examining how factors from multiple ecological levels (e.g., family, school, culture) interact to protect youth from negative health outcomes.

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