The Michigan Implementation Science Collaborative

michigan schienceThe Michigan Implementation Science Collaborative (MISC) is a network of health-related Dissemination and Implementation (D-I) Science researchers based in Michigan or doing work in Michigan. Its goal is to foster collaborations and synergies to advance D-I research in the state.

MISC meets a few times a year. To find out more or to join, contact Dr. Jennifer Johnson at

Scholarly Interests

  • Mental health and substance use interventions for vulnerable populations 
  • Perinatal women and justice-involved populations (e.g., prisoners and jail detainees)
  • Community engaged and participatory approaches to research, leadership, and governance
  • Psychiatry and behavioral medicine

Dr. Johnson’s CV


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Research Projects

Research Teams

Johnson MSU Research Team

Johnson Brown Research Team 


Adjunct/Affiliate Status 

C. S. Mott Endowed Professor of Public Health

Professor of OBGYN, Michigan State University

Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Michigan State University

Adjunct faculty, Brown University Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior

Center for Prisoner Health and Human Rights, Providence, RI

Michigan Governor’s Public Health Advisory Council

MSU Research Consortium on Gender-Based Violence


Postdoctoral fellowship, Treatment Research, Brown University

Ph.D., Clinical Psychology, Brigham Young University

B.S., Applied Physics, Brigham Young University


MSU Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Biology