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Topic: Mental health

Marc A. Zimmerman Marc A. Zimmerman, Ph.D.

Professor of Health Behavior and Health Education
Phone: (734) 647-0224 E-mail: marcz@umich.edu
Faculty Profile

  • Expert on adolescent health and resiliency, community-level health promotion, and community psychology.
  • Most current research with adolescents examines the role fathers, mothers, and other adults play in helping them avoid risks associated with alcohol and drug use, violent behavior, precocious sexual behavior, and school failure.
  • Conducted research on violence and delinquency among urban African-American adolescents, and on attitudes about gun violence among public health, medical, law professionals.

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SPH Faculty Experts for Mental health

Cleopatra Howard CaldwellCleopatra Howard Caldwell, PhD

Professor and Chair in Health Behavior and Health Education
Phone: (734) 647-3176 E-mail: cleoc@umich.edu

  • Areas of expertise include family factors associated with adolescent risk behaviors and psychological well-being, cultural factors associated with adolescent mental health among African American and Caribbean Black adolescents, and family-centered interventions and adolescent health behaviors.      MORE

Daniel EisenbergDaniel Eisenberg, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor in Health Management and Policy
Phone: (734) 615-7764 E-mail: daneis@umich.edu

  • Dr. Eisenberg's research interests relate to mental health services and policy, mainly with young and college-age people (a time that many mental disorders start).     MORE

Kyle GrazierKyle Grazier, PhD

Professor in Health Management and Policy
Phone: 734-936-1222 E-mail: kgrazier@umich.edu

  • Focuses on health care finance--including insurance, benefit design, actuarial science, managed care, and risk adjustment methods on mental health and substance abuse services.     MORE

Neal M. KrauseNeal M. Krause, PhD, MA

Professor in Health Behavior and Health Education
Phone: (734) 763-5583 E-mail: nkrause@umich.edu

  • Focuses on stress and the resources people use to cope with it.     MORE

Scott RobertsScott Roberts, Ph.D.

Associate Professor in Health Behavior and Health Education
Phone: 734-936-9854 E-mail: jscottr@umich.edu

  • Research focuses on how people respond to genetic testing for risk of adult-onset disorders, such as Alzheimer's disease and cancer.     MORE

Marc A. ZimmermanMarc A. Zimmerman, Ph.D.

Professor in Health Behavior and Health Education
Phone: (734) 647-0224 E-mail: marcz@umich.edu

  • Expert on adolescent health and resiliency, community-level health promotion, and community psychology.     MORE

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