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Philip Leaf, PhD

  • Director, Center for the Prevention of Youth Violence
  • Professor

Departmental Affiliations

Center & Institute Affiliations

Contact Information

624 N. Broadway
Hampton House 819
Baltimore, Maryland 21205

410-955-3962
(410)955-9088

Personal website: http://www.jhsph.edu/preventyouthviolence

SciVal Experts Research Profile

Education

PhD, University of Wisconsin, Madison, 1978
MS, University of Wisconsin, Madison, 1974

Overview

Mental Health

Health and Wellbeing in Baltimore

Youth Violence Prevention

Urban Health Institute

Honors and Awards

1988, 1990 Chair, Mental Health Section, American Public Health Association

1991 American Public Health Association, Chairman’s Award

1992 American Public Health Association, Section Award

2005 Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Service Award, Johns Hopkins University

2010 Realizing the Dream – Larry Young’s A.C.E.; “Yes We Can!” Award

  • "Mental Health", Mental Hygiene "Youth Violence Prevention"
  • Fuddy, L., Tandon, D., Derauf, C., Leaf, P.J., Duggan, A.: (In Press) “Association of Home Visitor’ and Mothers’ Attachment Style with Family Engagement”. Journal of Community Psychology.

  • Azur MJ, Stuart EA, Frangakis C, Leaf PJ.: Multiple imputation by chained equations: what is it and how does it work? Int J Methods Psychiatr Res. 2011 Mar;20(1):40-9. PMID:21499542.

  • Milam, A.J., Furr-Holden, C.D., Whitaker, D., Smart, M., Leaf, P.J., Cooley-Strickland, M.: (2011) Neighborhood Environment and Internalizing Problems in African American Children. Community Ment. Health J. 2011 Jan 14.  PMID:21234683

  • Stuart, E.A., Cole, S.R., Bradshaw, C.P., Leaf, P.J.: (2011) “The Use of Propensity Scores to Assess the Generalizability of results from randomized trials”. Journal of the Royal Statistical Society, 174, Part 2, pp. 369-386.

  • Stuart, E.A., Cole, S.R., Bradshaw, C.P., Leaf, P.J.: (2011) The Use of  Propensity Scores to Assess the Generalizability of results from randomized trials”. Journal of the Royal Statistical Society, 174, Part 3, pp.1-18.