Please join us in welcoming our latest additions to the Battelle Health and Analytics team. Their research and clinical expertise will help us to continue to expand our public health research programs and services.
Kent Nardin joined the Health and Analytics Unit as a Research Associate. Kent comes to us from Equifax, where he worked in their Unemployment Division. A recent graduate from Franklin University with an undergraduate degree in Computer Science, Kent also holds a B.S in Mathematics from The Ohio State University.
Dr. Scott Novak joined the Public Health Improvement & Response (PHI&R) team to establish a research program focused on opioids and marijuana use and abuse. Scott holds a Ph.D. in Quantitative Sociology from the University of Kentucky at Lexington, an M.A. in Medical Sociology from the University of Kentucky at Lexington, an M.S. in Statistics (Honors) from Harvard University, a B.S. in Statistics from the University of Wisconsin at Madison and a B.A. in Sociology from the University of Wisconsin at Madison. Scott comes to Battelle from RTI, where he directed the program of research on prescription drug abuse within RTI's Behavioral Health Epidemiology Program.