Kerry O'Brien

Professor

Accepting PhD Students

19992022

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2020

The effect of a food addiction explanation model for weight control and obesity on weight stigma

O’brien, K. S., Puhl, R. M., Latner, J. D., Lynott, D., Reid, J. D., Vakhitova, Z., Hunter, J. A., Scarf, D., Jeanes, R., Bouguettaya, A. & Carter, A., Feb 2020, In : Nutrients. 12, 2, 10 p., 294.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

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2019

How alcohol advertising and sponsorship works: Effects through indirect measures

Zerhouni, O., Bègue, L. & O'Brien, K. S., 1 May 2019, In : Drug and Alcohol Review. 38, 4, p. 391-398 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

2 Citations (Scopus)

The relationship between endometriosis-related pelvic pain and symptom frequency, and subjective wellbeing

Rush, G., Misajon, R., Hunter, J. A., Gardner, J. & O'Brien, K. S., 16 Jul 2019, In : Health and Quality of Life Outcomes. 17, 1, 5 p., 123.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
2 Citations (Scopus)
2018

Alcohol consumption, masculinity, and alcohol-related violence and anti-social behaviour in sportspeople

O'Brien, K. S., Forrest, W. B., Greenlees, I., Rhind, D. J. A., Jowett, S., Pinsky, I., Espelt, A., Bosque-Prous, M., Sonderlund, A., Vergani, M. & Iqbal, M., 1 Apr 2018, In : Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport. 21, 4, p. 335-341 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

4 Citations (Scopus)

Does the Awareness of Mortality Shape People's Openness to Violence and Conflict? An Examination of Terror Management Theory

Vergani, M., O'Brien, K. S., Lentini, P. & Barton, G., 2018, In : Political Psychology. 40, 1, p. 1-14 14 p.

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2 Citations (Scopus)

Food addiction and it's potential links with weight stigma

Reid, J., O'Brien, K. S., Puhl, R. M., Hardman, C. & Carter, A., Jun 2018, In : Current Addiction Reports. 5, 2, p. 192-201 10 p.

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2017

Alcohol industry sponsorship of university student sports clubs in Brazil

Pinsky, I., Noto, A. R., Botéquio De Moraes, M. C., Lucas Dos Santos, E., Sparks, R. S. J. & O’Brien, K., 1 Mar 2017, In : Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs. 78, 2, p. 306-312 7 p.

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3 Citations (Scopus)

A qualitative study of overweight and obese Australians' views of food addiction

Cullen, A. J., Barnett, A., Komesaroff, P. A., Brown, W., O'Brien, K. S., Hall, W. & Carter, A., 1 Aug 2017, In : Appetite. 115, p. 62-70 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

10 Citations (Scopus)

Patterns of physical activity and associated factors among teenagers from Barcelona (Spain) in 2012

Ruiz-Trasserra, A., Pérez, A., Continente, X., O'Brien, K., Bartroli, M., Teixidó-Compaño, E. & Espelt, A., Nov 2017, In : Gaceta Sanitaria. 31, 6, p. 485-491 7 p.

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5 Citations (Scopus)

Subjective belonging and in-group favoritism

Hunter, J. A., Platow, M. J., Moradi, S., Banks, M., Hayhurst, J., Kafka, S., Iversen, G., Scobie, O., Scarf, D., Stringer, M., O'Brien, K. S. & Ruffman, T., 1 Nov 2017, In : Journal of Experimental Social Psychology. 73, p. 136-146 11 p.

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3 Citations (Scopus)

The effect of haptic and ambient temperature experience on prosocial behavior

Lynott, D., Corker, K. S., Connell, L. & O'Brien, K. S., 2017, In : Archives of Scientific Psychology. 5, 1, p. 10–18 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

2016

Child and adolescent exposure to alcohol advertising in Australia's major televised sports

Carr, S., O'Brien, K. S., Ferris, J., Room, R., Livingston, M., Vandenberg, B., Donovan, R. J. & Lynott, D., 2016, In : Drug and Alcohol Review. 35, 4, p. 406-411 6 p.

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12 Citations (Scopus)

Cross-national perspectives about weight-based bullying in youth: nature, extent and remedies

Puhl, R. M., Latner, J. D., O'Brien, K., Luedicke, J., Forhan, M. & Danielsdottir, S., 1 Aug 2016, In : Pediatric Obesity. 11, 4, p. 241-250 10 p.

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33 Citations (Scopus)

Death reminders increase agreement with extremist views but not violent extremist action in Indonesian Muslims

Iqbal, M., O'Brien, K. S., Bliuc, A-M. & Vergani, M., 2016, In : Journal of Cross-Cultural Psychology. 47, 6, p. 891– 897 7 p.

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6 Citations (Scopus)

The relationship between weight stigma and eating behavior is explained by weight bias internalization and psychological distress

O'Brien, K. S., Latner, J., Puhl, R. M., Vartanian, L. R., Giles, C., Griva, K. & Carter, A. N., 2016, In : Appetite. 102, p. 70-76 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

65 Citations (Scopus)

Toddlers' bias to look at average versus obese figures relates to maternal anti-fat prejudice

Ruffman, T., O'Brien, K. S., Taumoepeau, M., Latner, J. D. & Hunter, J. A., 1 Feb 2016, In : Journal of Experimental Child Psychology. 142, p. 195-202 8 p.

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10 Citations (Scopus)
2015

Alcohol advertising in sport and non-sport TV in Australia, during children's viewing times

O'Brien, K. S., Carr, S. M., Ferris, J. A., Room, R., Miller, P. G., Livingston, M., Kypri, K. & Lynott, D., 2015, In : PLoS ONE. 10, 8, 9 p., e0134889.

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14 Citations (Scopus)

Alcohol consumption, athlete identity, and happiness among student sportspeople as a function of sport-type

Zhou, J., Heim, D. & O'Brien, K., 2015, In : Alcohol and Alcoholism. 50, 5, p. 617-623 7 p.

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10 Citations (Scopus)

A multinational examination of weight bias: Predictors of anti-fat attitudes across four countries

Puhl, R. M., Latner, J., O'Brien, K. S., Luedicke, J., Danielsdottir, S. & Forhan, M., 2015, In : International Journal of Obesity. 39, 7, p. 1166 - 1173 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

70 Citations (Scopus)

Potential Policies and Laws to Prohibit Weight Discrimination: Public Views from 4 Countries

Puhl, R. M., Latner, J. D., O'Brien, K., Luedicke, J., Danielsdottir, S. & Salas, X. R., 1 Dec 2015, In : Milbank Quarterly. 93, 4, p. 691-731 41 p.

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17 Citations (Scopus)
2014

Alcohol consumption in sportspeople: the role of social cohesion, identity and happiness

Zhou, J., O'Brien, K. S. & Heim, D., 2014, In : International Review for the Sociology of Sport. 49, 3-4, p. 278 - 293 16 p.

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15 Citations (Scopus)

Alcohol industry sponsorship and hazardous drinking in UK university students who play sport

O'Brien, K. S., Ferris, J., Greenless, I., Jowett, S., Rhind, D., Cook, P. A. & Kypri, K., 1 Oct 2014, In : Addiction. 109, 10, p. 1647-1654 8 p.

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21 Citations (Scopus)

Food addiction as a causal model of obesity. Effects on stigma, blame, and perceived psychopathology

Latner, J. D., Puhl, R. M., Murakami, J. M. & O'Brien, K. S., 2014, In : Appetite. 77, 1 June 2014, p. 77 - 82 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

36 Citations (Scopus)

Replication of "experiencing physical warmth promotes interpersonal warmth" by Williams and Bargh (2008)

Lynott, D., Corker, K. S., Wortman, J., Connell, L., Donnellan, M. B., Lucas, R. E. & O'Brien, K., 2014, In : Social Psychology. 45, 3, p. 216 - 222 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

44 Citations (Scopus)

The association between sports participation, alcohol use and aggression and violence: a systematic review

Sonderlund, A. L., O'Brien, K. S., Kremer, P. J., Rowland, B. C., de Groot, F. P., Staiger, P. K., Zinkiewicz, L. & Miller, P. G., 2014, In : Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport. 17, 1, p. 2 - 7 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

54 Citations (Scopus)

Weight and health-related quality of life: The moderating role of weight discrimination and internalized weight bias

Latner, J. D., Barile, J. P., Durso, L. E. & O'Brien, K. S., 2014, In : Eating Behaviors: an international journal. 15, 4, p. 586 - 590 5 p.

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53 Citations (Scopus)
2013

Alcohol industry sponsorship and alcohol-related harms in Australian university sportspeople/athletes

O'Brien, K. S., Lynott, D. & Miller, P. G., 2013, In : Drug and Alcohol Review. 32, 3, p. 241 - 247 7 p.

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10 Citations (Scopus)

Elevated self-esteem 12 months following a 10-day developmental voyage

Hunter, J., Hayhurst, J., Kafka, S., Boyes, M., Ruffman, T., O'Brien, K. S. & Stringer, M., 2013, In : Journal of Applied Social Psychology. 43, 9, p. 1956 - 1961 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

8 Citations (Scopus)

Homophobia in physical education and sport: The role of physical/sporting identity and attributes, authoritarian aggression, and social dominance orientation

O'Brien, K. S., Shovelton, H. & Latner, J., 2013, In : International Journal of Psychology. 48, 5, p. 891 - 899 9 p.

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19 Citations (Scopus)

Obesity discrimination: The role of physical appearance, personal ideology, and anti-fat prejudice

O'Brien, K. S., Latner, J., Ebneter, D. & Hunter, J., 2013, In : International Journal of Obesity. 37, 3, p. 455 - 460 6 p.

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56 Citations (Scopus)

Racism, gun ownership and gun control: biased attitudes in US whites may influence policy decisions

O'Brien, K. S., Forrest, W. B., Lynott, D. & Daly, M., 2013, In : PLoS ONE. 8, 10, 10 p., e77552.

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24 Citations (Scopus)

The relationship between physical appearance concerns, disgust, and anti-fat prejudice

O'Brien, K. S., Danielsdottir, S., Olafsson, R. P., Hansdottir, I., Fridjonsdottir, T. G. & Jonsdottir, H., 2013, In : Body Image. 10, 4, p. 619 - 623 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

24 Citations (Scopus)

The role of self-efficacy, coping, and lapses in weight maintenance

Latner, J., Horsburgh-McLeod, G., O'Brien, K. S. & Johnston, L., 2013, In : Eating and Weight Disorders. 18, 4, p. 359 - 366 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

14 Citations (Scopus)

When the Cats are away: The impact of sporting events on assault- and alcohol-related emergency department attendances

Miller, P., McDonald, L., Mckenzie, S., O'Brien, K. & Staiger, P., Jan 2013, In : Drug and Alcohol Review. 32, 1, p. 31-38 8 p.

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10 Citations (Scopus)
2012

A 10-day developmental voyage: Converging evidence from three studies showing that self-esteem may be elevated and maintained without negative outcomes

Kafka, S., Hunter, J., Hayhurst, J., Boyes, M., Thomson, R., Clarke, H., Grocott, A. M., Stringer, M. & O'Brien, K. S., 2012, In : Social Psychology of Education. 15, 4, p. 571 - 601 31 p.

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12 Citations (Scopus)

Alcohol-related aggression and antisocial behaviour in sportspeople/athletes

O'Brien, K. S., Kolt, G., Martens, M., Ruffman, T., Miller, P. G. & Lynott, D., 2012, In : Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport. 15, 4, p. 292 - 297 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

19 Citations (Scopus)

Residual obesity stigma: An experimental investigation of bias against obese and lean targets differing in weight-loss history

Latner, J., Ebneter, D. & O'Brien, K. S., 2012, In : Obesity. 20, 10, p. 2035 - 2038 4 p.

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31 Citations (Scopus)
2011

Commentary on Terry-McElrath & O'Malley (2011): bad sport - exorcizing harmful substances and other problems

O'Brien, K., 2011, In : Addiction. 106, p. 1866 - 1867 2 p.

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2 Citations (Scopus)

Intergroup discrimination involving negative outcomes and self-esteem

Hunter, J., Banks, M., O'Brien, K., Kafka, S., Hayhurst, J., Jephson, D., Jorgensen, B. & Stringer, M., 2011, In : Journal of Applied Social Psychology. 41, 5, p. 1145 - 1174 30 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

10 Citations (Scopus)

Just world beliefs, causal beliefs, and aquaintance: Associations with stigma towards eating disorders and obesity

Ebneter, D., Latner, J. & O'Brien, K., 2011, In : Personality and Individual Differences. 51, 5, p. 618 - 622 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

41 Citations (Scopus)

Policy and prevention: alcohol industry and non-alcohol industry sponsorship of sportspeople and drinking

O'Brien, K., Miller, P., Kolt, G., Martens, M. & Webber, A., 2011, In : Alcohol and Alcoholism. 46, 2, p. 210 - 213 4 p.

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30 Citations (Scopus)

Predictors of alcohol-related outcomes in college athletes: the roles of trait urgency and drinking motives

Martens, M., Pedersen, E., Smith, A., Stewart, S. & O'Brien, K., 2011, In : Addictive Behaviors. 36, p. 456 - 464 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

30 Citations (Scopus)
2010

Alcohol consumption in sport: The influence of sporting idols, friends and normative drinking practices

O'Brien, K., Kolt, G., Webber, A. & Hunter, J., 2010, In : Drug and Alcohol Review. 29, p. 676 - 683 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

25 Citations (Scopus)

Anti-fat prejudice reduction: A review of published studies

Danielsdottir, S., O'Brien, K. & Ciao, A., 2010, In : Obesity Facts: the European Journal of Obesity. 3, p. 47 - 58 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

130 Citations (Scopus)

Reducing anti-fat prejudice in preservice health students: A randomized trial

O'Brien, K., Puhl, R., Latner, J., Mir, A. & Hunter, J., 2010, In : Obesity. 18, 11, p. 2138 - 2144 7 p.

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120 Citations (Scopus)

The effect of increasing comsumption of pulses and wholegrains in obese people: A randomized controlled trial

Venn, B., Perry, T., Green, T., Skeaff, C. M., Aitken, W., Moore, N., Mann, J. I., Wallace, A. J., Monro, J., Bradshaw, A., Brown, R., Skidmore, P. M. L., Doel, K., O'Brien, K. S., Frampton, C. & Williams, S. M., 2010, In : Journal of the American College of Nutrition. 29, 4, p. 365 - 372 8 p.

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39 Citations (Scopus)
2009

Time for precautionary action on alcohol industry funding of sporting bodies

Kypri, K., O'Brien, K. S. & Miller, P., 2009, In : Addiction. 104, p. 1949 - 1950 2 p.

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11 Citations (Scopus)

Unprompted generation of obesity stereotypes

Horsburgh-McLeod, G., Latner, J. & O'Brien, K., 2009, In : Eating and Weight Disorders. 14, p. 153 - 157 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

4 Citations (Scopus)

Upward and downward physical appearance comparisons: Development of scales and examination of predictive qualities

O'Brien, K., Caputi, P., Minto, R., Peoples, G., Hooper, C., Kell, S. & Sawley, E., 2009, In : Body Image. 6, p. 201 - 206 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

95 Citations (Scopus)
2008

Alcohol industry sponsorship and hazardous drinking among sportspeople

O'Brien, K. & Kypri, K., 2008, In : Addiction. 103, p. 1961 - 1966 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

62 Citations (Scopus)