Jordana Hemberg, MPH
Research Associate III
Jordana Hemberg is a research associate III at the Alcohol Research Group. She earned her undergraduate degree in psychology from the University of Michigan and her MPH in Behavioral and Community Health from the University of Maryland. Jordana will be working on Dr. Amy Mericle’s NIDA funded project designed to enhance the understanding of the role of recovery residences in reducing HIV/AIDS risk among men who have sex with men (MSM). Prior to joining ARG, Jordana worked as a staff research associate with UCLA’s Integrated Substance Abuse Programs (ISAP) supporting NIDA funded research, and SAMHSA and state funded evaluations focused on the epidemiology, health and social consequences, and treatment of substance use disorders. During her time at the University of Maryland, she gained valuable experience working with population level data looking at outcomes associated with substance use among respondents of the National Longitudinal Study of Adolescent to Adult Health.