Selected publications
  1. Lewis, B.A., Schuver, K., Dunsiger, S., Samson, L., Frayeh, A.L., Terrell, C.A., Ciccolo, J.T., & Avery, M.D. (in press).  A Randomized Trial Examining a Physical Activity Intervention for the Prevention of Postpartum Depression: The Healthy Mom Trial.  Contemporary Clinical Trials.


  2. Frayeh, A.L. & Lewis, B.A. (2018). The effect of mirrors on women's state body image responses to yoga. Psychology of Sport and Exercise35, 47-54. doi:


  3. Lewis, B.A., Gjerdingen, D., Schuver, K., Avery, M., Marcus, B.H. (2018).  The effect of sleep pattern changes on postpartum depressive symptoms.  BMC Women's Health, 18, 12. doi:


  4. McMahon, S. K., Park, Y.S., Lewis, B. A., Guan, W., Oakes, J.M., Wyman, J.F., & Rothman, A. (2018).  Older adults’ utilization of community resources targeting fall prevention and physical activity.  The Gerontologist. doi:


  5. Bonikowske, A.R., Schuver, K.J., & Lewis, B.A (2017).  Yoga for management of type 2 diabetes:  A review for clinicians.  Journal of Clinical Exercise Physiology, 6, 50-58.


  6. Lewis, B.A., Billing, L., Schuver, K., Gjerdingen, D., Avery, M., & Marcus, B. H. (2017).  Relationship between employment status and depressive symptoms among women at risk  for postpartum depression.  Women’s Health, 13, 3-9  doi:


  7. Lewis, B. A., Napolitano, M. A., Buman, M. P., Williams, D. M., & Nigg, C. R. (2017).  Future Directions in Physical Activity Intervention Research:  Expanding our Focus to Sedentary Behaviors, Technology, and Dissemination.  Journal of Behavioral Medicine, 40, 112-126. doi: http://10.1007/s10865-016-9797-8


  8. Frayeh, A. L. & Lewis, B. A. (2017).  Sport commitment among adult recreational soccer players: Test of an expanded model.  International Journal of Exercise Science, 10, 4-24.  https://10.1016/j.psychsport.2017.11.002


  9. McMahon, S. K., Lewis, B. A., Oakes, J.M., Guan, W., Wyman, J.F., & Rothman, A.J. (2017).  Assessing the effects of inter-personal and intra-personal behavioral change strategies on physical activity in older adults:  A factorial experiment.  Annals of Behavioral Medicine, 51, 376-390. https://10.1007/s12160-016-9863-z


  10. Giatras, N, Wanninkhof, E., Leontowitsch, M., Lewis, B. A., Taylor, A., Cooper, S., & Ussher, M, H.  (2017).  Lessons learned from the London Exercise And Pregnant (LEAP) Smokers randomized controlled trial process evaluation: implications for the design of physical activity for smoking cessation interventions during pregnancy.  BMC Public Health, 17, 85. doi:


  11. McMahon, S. K., Lewis, B. A., Oakes, J.M., Guan, W., Wyman, J.F., & Rothman, A.J. (2016).  Older adults’ experiences using a commercially available monitor to self-track their physical activity. JMIR mHealth and uHealth, 4(2). doi:

  12. Schuver, K. & Lewis, B. A. (2016).  Mindfulness-based yoga intervention for women with depression. Complementary Therapies in Medicine, 26, 85-91.  doi:  

  13. Lewis, B.A., Williams, D. M., Frayeh, A., & Marcus, B.H.  (2015).  Self-efficacy versus perceived enjoyment as predictors of physical activity behavior.  Psychology & Health, 1-14. doi:  

  14. Ussher, M., Lewis, S., Aveyard, P., Manyonda, I., West, R., Lewis, B., Marcus, B., Riaz, M., Taylor, A.H., Barton, P., Daley, A., Essex, H., Esliger, D., & Coleman, T. (2015) The London Exercise And Pregnant (LEAP) smokers trial: A randomised controlled trial of physical activity for smoking cessation in pregnancy with an economic evaluation. Health Technology Assessment, 19 (84).  doi: 10.3310/hta19840.  

  15. Murphy, T. P., Cutlip, D. E., Regensteiner, J. G., Mohler, E. R., Cohen, D. J., Reynolds, M. R., Massaro, J. M., Lewis, B. A., Cerezo, J., Oldenburg, N. C., Thum, C. C., Jaff, M. R., Comerota, A. J., Steffes, M. W., Abrahamsen, I. H.., Goldberg, S., & Hirsch, A. T. (2015).  Supervised exercise, stent revascularization, or medical therapy for claudication due to aortoiliac peripheral artery disease: The CLEVER study. Journal of the American College of Cardiology65(10), 999-1009. doi:  

  16. Lewis, B.A., Schuver, K., Gjerdingen, D., Avery, M., Sirard, J., & Marcus, B.H. (2015). The Relationship between prenatal antidepressant use and the decision to breastfeed among women enrolled in a randomized exercise intervention trial.  Journal of Human Lactation, 32. doi: 10.1177/0890334415592153

  17. Ussher, M., Lewis, S., Aveyard, P., Manyonda, I., West, R., Lewis, B., Marcus, B., Riaz, M., Taylor, A., & Coleman, T.  (2015).  Physical activity for smoking cessation in pregnancy: randomised controlled trial. BMJ. doi:  

  18. Pope, Z., Lewis, B.A., & Gao, Z. (2015). Using the Transtheoretical Model to examine the effects of exergaming on physical activity among children. Journal of Physical Activity and Health, 12, 1205 -1212. doi:  

  19. Lewis, B.A., Gjerdingen, D., Avery, M., Sirard, J., Guo, H., Schuver, K. & Marcus, B.H. (2014).  A randomized trial examining a physical activity intervention for the prevention of postpartum depression:  The Healthy Mom Trial.  Mental Health & Physical Activity, 7, 42-49. doi:  

  20. Lewis, B.A., Williams, D.M., Martinson, B.C., Dunsiger, S., & Marcus, B.H. (2013).  Healthy for Life: A randomized trial examining physical activity outcomes and psychosocial mediators.  Annals of Behavioral Medicine, 45, 203-212. doi:  

  21. Carr, L.J., Dunsiger, S.I., Lewis, B.A., Ciccolo, J.T., Hartman, S., Bock, B., Dominick, G., & Marcus, B.H. (2013).  Randomized controlled trial testing an internet physical activity intervention for sedentary adults.  Health Psychology, 32, 328-336. doi: 10.1037/a0028962.  

  22. Whitebird, R., Kreitzer, M., Crain, A. L., Lewis, B.A., Hanson, L., & Enstad, C. (2012).  Mindfulness-based stress reduction for family caregivers: A randomized controlled trial.  The Gerontologist, 53, 676-686. doi:  

  23. Lewis, B.A., Gjerdingen, D., Avery, M., Guo, H., Sirard, J., Bonikowske, A.R. & Marcus, B.H. (2012).  Examination of a telephone-based exercise intervention for the prevention of postpartum depression:  Design, methodology, and baseline data from The Healthy Mom Study.  Contemporary Clinical Trials, 33, 1150-1158.

  24. Murphy, T.P, Cutlip, D.E., Regensteiner, J.G., Mohler, E.R., Cohen, D., Reynolds, M.R., Massaro, J.M., Lewis, B.A., Cerezo, J, Oldenburg, N.C., Thum, C.C., Goldberg, S., Jaff, M.R., Steffes, M.W., Comerota, A.J., Ehrman, J., Treat-Jacobson, D., Walsh, M.E., Collins, T., Badenhop, D.T., Bronas, U., & Hirsch, A.T. (2012).  Supervised exercise versus primary stenting for claudication resulting from aortoiliac peripheral artery disease six-month outcomes from the claudication: Exercise versus endoluminal revascularization (CLEVER) Study. Circulation, 125, 130-139. doi: 10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.111.075770.

  25. Ussher, M., Aveyard, P., Manyonda, I., Lewis, S., West, R., Lewis, B., Marcus, B., Taylor, A.H., Barton, P., Coleman, T.  (2012).  Physical activity as an aid to smoking cessation during pregnancy the LEAP randomised trial protocol.  Trials, 13:186.