Tobacco Use – Megan Roberts, PhD – Ohio State University


Although we’re happy to see that the overall prevalence of cigarette use is declining in the U.S., the trend is not so promising when you break things down and look at particular vulnerable groups.

Dr. Megan Roberts is a postdoctoral researcher at The Ohio State University’s College of Public Health, as part of its Center of Excellence in Regulatory Tobacco Science. She received her Ph.D. in psychology from Dartmouth College in 2012, and was a postdoctoral fellow at Brown University’s Center for Alcohol and Addiction Studies from 2012-2014. Dr. Roberts’ research has a focus on translational research to prevent tobacco initiation and reduce health disparities.  Learn more about Dr. Megan Roberts here.