Elisa Louise Marten, MS

Health Services Research Specialist

A health services research specialist with a background in religious studies, psychology, and quantitative research, Elisa Louise Marten, MS, is affiliated with WiSOR. In 2022, she graduated from Azusa Pacific University with a graduate degree in research psychology and data analysis. In her graduate thesis, she explored whether suicide interventions could reduce stigma toward suicide using experimental methods such as a control group and experimental group, random assignment, and a double-blind design. She worked as a residential care specialist at Rogers Memorial Hospital prior to joining WiSOR. She providesd behavioral health services to patients with anxiety, depression, eating disorders, OCD, substance misuse, and post-traumatic stress disorder. Ms. Marten works with Dr. Courtney Balentine and Dr. Patrick Varley. She provides project management and research support for research studies at William S. Middleton Memorial VA Hospital, UW-Health, and UW-Madison School of Medicine and Public Health. As a data analyst, she has experience with SPSS, SAS, and R.

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