Bio

Bio


Lauren Caton, MPH is a Clinical Research Coordinator at the Center for Behavioral Health Services and Implementation Research (CBHSIR) in the Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences at Stanford University School of Medicine. Her projects at CBHSIR focus on the implementation and sustainment of medication-assisted treatment for opioid use disorders.

Her previous research experience spans women's behavioral and reproductive health including weight maintenance treatment for eating disorders and the investigation of anti-epileptic medication use among pregnant women. She is dedicated to improving clinical practice and policy change through scientific investigation.

Lauren earned a Bachelor's degree in Nutritional Sciences and Toxicology from the University of Texas at Austin (2016) and Master's in Public Health degree specializing in Maternal and Child Health from UC Berkeley (2018).

Education & Certifications


  • MPH, University of California, Berkeley, Maternal and Child Health (2018)
  • BS, University of Texas at Austin, Nutritional Sciences and Toxicology (2016)