C Hendricks Brown, PhD

C Hendricks Brown, PhD

Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences and Medical Social Sciences



Rubloff Building 10th Floor
750 N Lake Shore
Chicago IL 60611

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Education and Certification

PhD: University of Chicago, Statistics (1981)


Description of Interests

Dr. C. Hendricks Brown is Professor in the Departments of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Preventive Medicine and Medical Social Sciences at the Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine. He also holds adjunct appointments in the Departments of Biostatistics and Mental Health at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health as well as the Department of Public Health Sciences at the Miller School of Medicine at the University of Miami. He directs the NIDA funded Center for Prevention Implementation Methodology (Ce-PIM) for Drug Abuse and HIV, co-directs the CDC Chicago Center for the Prevention of Youth Violence and an NIMH funded study to synthesize findings from individual-level data across multiple randomized trials for adolescent depression. He diects Northwestern's Bridges Program, which links community, service delivery, and research. Recently, his work has focused on the prevention of drug abuse, conduct disorder, and depression, and particularly the prevention of suicide. He has published extensively on methods for conducting group-based randomized trials and methods to improve implementation research. Brown has been a member of the recent National Academy of Sciences/Institute of Medicine committee on prevention science, and serves on numerous federal panels, advisory boards, and editorial boards.

Interests (Keywords)

Biostatistics; Drug Abuse; HIV Infection; Mental Health; Preventive Medicine; Psychiatry; Public Health

Research and Publications

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