Carla Berg, PhD

Associate Director of Population Sciences

Winship Cancer Institue, Emory University

Associate Professor

Department of Behavioral Sciences & Health Education, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University

Associate Professor

Department of Global Health, Department of Psychiatry, Rollins School of Public Health of Emory University


Carla J. Berg received her Ph.D. in clinical health psychology from the University of Kansas, completed her residency training at Massachusetts General Hospital/Harvard Medical School in behavioral medicine, and then completed her postdoctoral training at the University of Minnesota in the Department of Medicine. Her research primarily focuses on two general areas: 1) tobacco control among special populations, specifically adolescents/young adults and clinical populations; and 2) cancer survivorship. She has expertise in developing and testing interventions involving technology-based approaches, behavioral counseling, and pharmacotherapy, among other modalities and methods. She is also interested in health communication and social marketing.