Rebekah Cohen, MA

Rebekah Cohen, MA

Research Associate I

rebekah.cohen@etr.org

510-858-0991


Biography

Rebekah Cohen has worked at ETR since 2010. She has worked on several school-based evaluation projects with the San Francisco Unified School District, including serving as the main project coordinator for the CHKS and YRBS surveys in 2011 and 2013.  She has also worked on the TECC database evaluation project with a group of ETR team members to assist the California Department of Public Health Tobacco Control Program to create a statewide Tobacco Policy database. Ms Cohen’s areas of interest include nutrition and obesity, the role of media in children’s health, and school-based supportive services.


Current Projects

  • TECC –Tobacco Education Clearinghouse of California Database Evaluation Project

  • Working to Institutionalize Sexuality Education (WISE) Initiative

  • SFUSD – School Health Programs Department Evaluation Project


Publications

Shields, J. P., Cohen, R., Glassman J. R., Whitaker, K., Franks, H. & Bertolini, I. (2013) Estimating population size and demographic characteristics of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender youth in middle school. Journal of Adolescent Health, 52(2), 248-250.