Loren Masters has nearly 10 years of experience conducting public health and social science research. Her areas of content expertise include child welfare, home visiting, health disparities, prevention science, substance use and misuse, sexually transmitted illnesses, and cancer epidemiology. Her areas of statistical expertise include survey design, data collection and management, intensive longitudinal data, multilevel modeling, latent class analysis, time-varying effect modeling, and logistic regression analysis.
Prior to joining JBA, Masters was a data scientist at Penn State. In this role, she worked primarily in the areas of nutrition education, substance use and misuse (e.g., opioids, alcohol, and marijuana), and HIV research projects with an emphasis on the application of mobile health technologies and innovative methods.
Masters received an M.P.H. from Penn State College of Medicine.