Program Evaluation Specialist
Lena earned her Master's degree in Clinical Social Worker from Catholic University of Applied Sciences Aachem. At HSRC, Lena currently contributes to a variety of projects including:
- Suicide Prevention Council (SPC) Program Evaluation
- Data De-identification Project
- Evaluation of the Screening, Brief Intervention, and Referral to Treatment (SBIRT) Program
- Medication Assisted Treatment - Prescription Drug and Opioid Addiction (MAT-PDOA) Program
The SBIRT and MAT-PDOA program are implemented by La Maestra Family Clinic in San Diego County. Prior to the position at UC San Diego, Lena has worked as a Research Associate at the German Institute on Addiction and Prevention Research.