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Tina Lee Cheng, MD

Professor

Departmental Affiliation(s):

School of Medicine (Primary)
Population, Family and Reproductive Health (Joint)

Center & Institute Affiliation(s):

Contact Information

200 N Wolfe Street, Suite 2055
Baltimore , Maryland
US        

410-614-3862

SciVal Experts Research Profile

Education

MD
MPH

Overview

Her clinical work, teaching and research focuses on child health disparities, violence prevention and primary care models to promote positive youth development and family health. An author of over 100 publications, she has been the principal investigator on numerous federal and foundation grants (NICHD, CDC, MCHB, NIMHD) and has conducted randomized trials of primary care, emergency department and community-based youth development interventions with low income children, adolescents and families.  Her research involves understanding child, parent, clinician and community perspectives on health and developing and evaluating innovative approaches to improving health for vulnerable children and adolescents.

Honors and Awards

Academic Pediatric Association Public Policy and Advocacy Award

American Academy of Pediatrics Job Lewis Smith Award for Community Pediatrics

health disparities, violence prevention, youth development, primary care