Marian Håbesland supports a multi-state dissemination effort of Botvin LifeSkills Training (LST), an evidence-based substance abuse and violence prevention program for adolescents. Prior to joining CU Boulder, Marian moved from Norway to the US to pursue an education in public health. In 2018 she earned a Master of Public Health in Epidemiology from University of Colorado – Anschutz Medical Campus.