Welcome to the website of Dr. Laura Widman and the
Teen Health Lab at North Carolina State University!
Dr. Widman's research is focused on understanding and improving adolescent health, with an emphasis on sexual communication skill development and HIV/STD prevention. Her recent research incorporates digital technologies to deliver health programming to teens.
Dr. Widman is an author on the bestselling undergraduate textbook in human sexuality, Our Sexuality. She is also the founder of Teen Health Research, a woman-owned small business on a mission to modernize adolescent sex education.
Note to prospective graduate students: Dr. Widman will be accepting graduate student applications this year. Please click this link to learn more about the Applied Social Psychology doctoral program. I look forward to reviewing your application!
Note to undergraduate students: The Teen Health Lab is currently full for Fall 2022. If you are interested in a position for Spring 2023, please complete this application and email it to Dr. Widman in early November 2022.
Department of Psychology
NC State University
640 Poe Hall, Campus Box 7460
Raleigh NC, 27695
Office: 714b Poe Hall
Meet our amazing grad students and undergraduate research assistants!
Check out our current projects to see what the Teen Health Lab has been working on this year!