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Jeff Polik

Jeff Polik is a Research Associate in the Health and Justice Program at WestEd.

A member of WestEd’s staff since 2004, Polik designs, implements, and analyzes evaluation strategies for health-related programs in public schools.

His professional interests include adolescent gambling; alcohol, tobacco, and substance abuse prevention; resilience and school climate; nutrition; and career technological education.

Polik received a PhD in industrial and organizational psychology from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville.