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Bradley D. Stein

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Bradley D. Stein, (M.D. University of Pittsburgh 1995, M.P.H University of Pittsburgh 1997, Ph.D. Health Policy, RAND Graduate School 2002) is a Health Service Researcher at the RAND Corporation, Senior Director of Research, Evaluation, and Outcomes at Community Care Behavioral Health, and Visiting Associate Professor of Psychiatry, at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine.

Dr. Stein’s current research involves efforts to improve the quality of mental health services being delivered to children in schools. He is lead author of a paper recently published in JAMA documenting the effectiveness of a program providing school-based mental health services to children exposed to violence that was developed as part of a participatory research collaboration between RAND, Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD), and UCLA. He is also leading a federally funded study examining the implementation of the LAUSD Youth Suicide Prevention Program. His other current research activities also include a study of the social and functional impact of depression in teens identified in primary care settings, and analyses of patterns and quality of behavioral health specialty care and commercially and publicly insured populations.

Dr. Stein formerly directed the School Consultation Program for the Department of Psychiatry, University of Southern California, is a psychiatric consultant to LAUSD, and serves on the Schools Committee of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. He is a former Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholar and NIMH Faculty Scholar, and has been published in the Journal of the American Medical Association, the New England Journal of Medicine, Drug and Alcohol Dependence, and the Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry.