PhD, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 2018
MHS, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 2013
BS, University of Sydney, 2009
Dr. Ju Nyeong Park is an epidemiologist who conducts research on substance use, drug overdose, and infectious diseases. Dr. Park has expertise in the design and implementation of community-based epidemiological studies, survey development, data management and data analysis. Dr. Park currently leads two projects: 1) She is Co-PI of a statewide evaluation of Maryland's overdose response, supported by a Cooperative Agreement from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) through the Maryland Department of Health; 2) She is PI of the Optimizing PrEP Among Women and their Long-Term Partners (OPAL) Study funded through the Center for AIDS Research.
Dr. Park also collaborates on several studies that examine substance use, trauma, and drug treatment. Previously she worked on HIV and HCV projects in the US, Australia and Cameroon among key populations. Dr. Park has provided technical assistance to a variety of health agencies, including the Baltimore City Health Department, Maryland Department of Health and the Maryland Opioid Operational Command Center.
Honors and Awards
2019 NIDA Women & Sex/Gender Differences Junior Investigator Travel Award
2016 Charlotte Silverman Award, Department of Epidemiology, JHBSPH
2013 Conference Travel Award, International AIDS Society, Geneva, Switzerland
2013 Conference Travel Award, Center for Global Health, Johns Hopkins University
2013 Community Service Award, Johns Hopkins Student Outreach Resource Center