Alison Field, Chair
|Cynthia Battle||Tina Boisseau|
|Joe Braun||Steve Buka|
|Phyllis Dennery||Alison Field*|
|Jennifer Friedman||Annie Gjelsvik
Examining childhood health exposures, health care access and outcomes. Using national surveillance databases to understand child health. Primary investigator for the Brown University Vanguard Center of the Jackson Heart Study.
|Elissa Jelalian||Akilah Kieta|
Daphne Koinis Mitchell, Ph.D
Professor of Psychiatry and Human Behavior (Research); Professor of Pediatrics (Research); Director, Research Mentoring and Faculty Development; Director, Community Asthma Program
Examining multi-level contributors of pediatric health disparities in asthma, obesity, and sleep in urban children, including biological, clinical and sociocultural factors. Developing tailored interventions to improve asthma, obesity or sleep in urban children.
|Barry Lester||Eric Loucks|
|Maureen Phipps||Steven Rasmussen|
Dr. Risica creates and tests interventions to improve nutrition, diet and breastfeeding, physical activity, decrease smoking and tobacco smoke exposure and early detection of melanoma. Her work specifically targets pregnant women, young children, and African American and Hispanic women. She also specializes in program evaluation and the design and conduct of survey measures.
|Ronald Seifer||Stephen Sheinkopf|
|Laura Stroud||Patrick Vivier|
|Greg Wellenius||Erika Werner|
|Rena Wing||Tongzhang Zheng|
*Indicates the Director of the Center