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Megan Jacobs, MPH

Lead for Product Design. Truth Initiative

Megan Jacobs, MPH wears many hats in the building, integration, and analysis of mobile and social network applications for smoking cessation. She is currently Lead, Integrated Product Design for the software development team in the Schroeder Institute for Tobacco Research and Policy Studies at Truth Initiative. Her role there includes product management to develop novel quitting applications/interventions, project management of grant-funded research studies, and client management with external partners who use these products. Megan’s previous public health work has applied technology to behavior change ranging from adolescent sexual health to vaccinations. She received her MPH from the Milken Institute School of Public Health at the George Washington University and is also a graduate and passionate fan of the University of Michigan. She can be reached on twitter @TheMeganJacobs or by email at

Previous Sessions

Tuesday, May 24, 2016

Integrated Web Interventions: EX 3.0

Web and mobile technology provide extraordinary promise to extend the reach of tobacco dependence treatment.  This presentation provides evidence supporting the use of technology to support cessation  and a glimpse into the future of what can be, and provide practical ways of implementing distance technology into clinical practice. Megan Jacobs of the Truth Initiative presents instead of Amanda Graham