Jane Steinberg, PhD, MPH

Title(s)Assistant Professor of Clinical Preventive Medicine
Phone+1 323 442 8242
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    Jane K. Steinberg, PhD, MPH, is an Assistant Professor, Clinical in Preventive Medicine at the Keck School of Medicine. Dr. Steinberg’s research interests focus on adolescent health, tobacco control, cannabis regulation in public health, and health disparities. Her current projects include: 1) a grant from the Tobacco-Related Disease Research Program, University of California, to study associations between proximity to cannabis retailers/dispensaries and adolescent cannabis use; and 2) a grant from the California Tobacco Control Program, Statewide Hispanic/Latino Coordinating Center to evaluate the adoption, implementation and impact of tobacco policy and system change campaigns conducted by projects that were funded under this program. Dr. Steinberg received her B.A. in Psychology from the University of California, Davis, and her MPH and PhD in Community Health Sciences from the University California, Los Angeles.

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    Statewide Hispanic/Latino Coordinating Center
    California Tobacco Control Program RFA 17-593Jul 1, 2018 - Jun 30, 2023
    Role: Co-Investigator
    Proximity to cannabis retailers/dispensaries and adolescent cannabis use
    Tobacco-Related Disease Research Program, Office of the President, University of California 24ST-0045Jul 1, 2018 - Jun 30, 2021
    Role: Co-Investigator
    Evaluation of Evidence-Based Prevention Initiative for Alcohol and Other Drugs
    Los Angeles County Department of Public Health PH-002040Jan 5, 2012 - Jan 30, 2016
    Role: Co-Investigator

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    1. Steinberg J, Unger JB, Hallett C, Williams E, Baezconde-Garbanati L, Cousineau MR. A Tobacco Control Framework for Regulating Public Consumption of Cannabis: Multistate Analysis and Policy Implications. Am J Public Health. 2020 Feb; 110(2):203-208. PMID: 31855488.
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    2. Astor RL, Urman R, Barrington-Trimis JL, Berhane K, Steinberg J, Cousineau M, Leventhal AM, Unger JB, Cruz T, Pentz MA, Samet JM, McConnell R. Tobacco Retail Licensing and Youth Product Use. Pediatrics. 2019 02; 143(2). PMID: 30617237.
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    3. Galimov A, Steinberg J, Unger JB, Cruz TB, Idrisov B, Baezconde-Garbanati L., Masagutov R, Sussman S .No-smoking policy in Russia: awareness and perceptions among Bashkortostan adolescents. Current Addiction Reports. 2018; 1-9.
    4. Baezconde-Garbanati L, Lienemann BA, Robles M, Johnson E, Sanchez K, Singhal R, Steinberg J, Jaque JM, Pentz MA, Gruber S. Implementation of HPV vaccination guidelines in a diverse population in Los Angeles: Results from an environmental scan of local HPV resources and needs. Vaccine. 2017 09 05; 35(37):4930-4935. PMID: 28774559.
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    5. Gonzales R, Steinberg J, Winters KC, Murphy DA, Ang A, Hernandez M, Mugahwi M. .Examining treatment outcomes: differences between primary and non-primary marijuana using youth among youth transitioning into recovery. J Child & Adolescent Substance Abuse. 2017; 4(26):1-12.
    6. Steinberg J, Butler R, McGrath MR, Kerndt PR. .Public Health Practice: What Works. Fielding, J., & Teutsch, S., Eds. STDs/HIV in the adult film industry: Workplace practices and the need for regulation. 2013; 355-374.
    7. Steinberg J, Grella C, Boudov M.Crime, HIV & Health: Intersections of Criminal Justice and Public Health Concerns. Sanders, B., Thomas, Y., & Griffin-Deeds, B., Eds. 2013; 63-79.
    8. Goldstein BY, Steinberg JK, Aynalem G, Kerndt PR. High Chlamydia and gonorrhea incidence and reinfection among performers in the adult film industry. Sex Transm Dis. 2011 Jul; 38(7):644-8. PMID: 21844714.
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    9. Steinberg JK, Grella CE, Boudov MR, Kerndt PR, Kadrnka CM. Methamphetamine use and high-risk sexual behaviors among incarcerated female adolescents with a diagnosed STD. J Urban Health. 2011 Apr; 88(2):352-64. PMID: 21394658.
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