Ph.D., Bryn Mawr College Graduate School of Social Work and Social Research, Bryn Mawr, PA. 1991. Dissertation: Maternal and Infant Health: Painful Policy Choices in Congress 1935-1987.
M.S.W., Catholic University, Washington, D.C., 1977. Concentration in Casework.
B.A., University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA. 1973. Majors in Psychology and Sociology.
Areas of Professional Interest:
- Urban violence prevention
- Health disparities
- Organizational design
- Development and evaluation to improve multicultural effectiveness.
Member of the Executive Council of the PRIME Institute: Partners Reaching to Improve Multicultural Effectiveness (Originally the Multicultural Research and Training Institute at Temple University School of Social Administration) Drexel University College of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, Behavioral Healthcare Education.
The Institute was organized in 1989 as a network of culturally diverse interdisciplinary multicultural specialists to:
- Eliminate oppression, discrimination, racism and all other ‘isms
- Achieve social justice and equity
- Build community locally, nationally and globally.