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Center for Adolescent Health

Student Opportunities

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The Center for Adolescent Health is committed to training and mentoring the adolescent health researchers of tomorrow. We offer a stimulating environment in which you can explore your interests in adolescent public health, while gaining the knowledge and expertise you need to compete in today's job market.

How you can get involved

We welcome student collaboration and strive to identify opportunities that will augment your skills and knowledge with experiences that promote competence in community-based prevention research.

Research: The Center has both paid and research-for-credit opportunities for students interested in adolescent health promotion and disease prevention research.

Special Studies: Students who are interested in self-directed study may be paired with Center faculty to pursue their academic interests in adolescent health.

 If you are interested in joining our innovative team of dedicated researchers, please contact them directly to explore specific opportunities:

Evaluation, Schools and Health, After-School 
Beth Marshall, DrPH
Phone: 443-287-3008
Room: E4612

Adolescent Sexual Health & Prevention in Churches
Terri Powell, PhD
Phone: 410-955-5817
Room: E4614

Mental Health & Youth Violence Prevention
Philip Leaf, PhD
Phone: 443-287-3009
Room: E4608

Adolescent Health & Youth Friendly Health Services
Kristin Mmari, DrPH
Phone: 410-502-3112
Room: E4620