Marina C. Jenkins

Credentials: Doctoral Student

Position title: Population Health Sciences


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Marina’s primary research interests include maternal polysubstance use, particularly around racial disparities and adolescent health. She is also interested in maternal morbidity and mortality, health policy, and health communication. She earned her BA in Human Evolutionary Biology from the University of Washington in 2017. Marina is also a member of the Social Media and Adolescent Health Research Team (SMAHRT) led by Dr. Megan Moreno where she is the study lead for the Cannabis Advertising and Social Media Study (CASM).