faculty representatives

Faculty Representatives

Faculty Representatives of the CHEAR Unit include members from the Schools of Business, Dentistry, Law, Medicine, Nursing, Pharmacy, Public Health, and Social Work. This multidisciplinary Unit meets once a month to evaluate children's policies and programs in our community, in our state, and throughout the nation.


  • Raj Balkrishnan
    Raj Balkrishnan
    Associate Director for Research and Education, College of Pharmacy
  • Thomas Buchmueller
    Thomas Buchmueller
    Professor of Business Economics and Public Policy, Stephen M. Ross School of Business
  • Sarah Clark
    Sarah J. Clark
    Associate Research Scientist, Department of Pediatrics
  • Sandra Danziger
    Sandra K. Danziger
    Professor of Social Work, School of Social Work
  • Donald N. Duquette, J.D.
    Donald N. Duquette
    Clinical Professor of Law & Director Child Advocacy Law Clinic, Law School
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    Daniel Eisenberg
    Associate Professor, Department of Health Management & Policy, School of Public Health
  • Gary Freed
    Gary L. Freed
    Percy and Mary Murphy Professor of Pediatrics, School of Medicine
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    Jan Hu
    Professor of Dentistry, Department of Biologic and Materials Sciences, College of Dentistry
  • Kristy Martyn
    Kristy K. Martyn
    Associate Professor and Division Chair, School of Nursing
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    Mary C. Ruffolo
    Associate Professor of Social Work, School of Social Work
  • Jack Wheeler
    Jack Wheeler
    Professor, Department of Health Management and Policy, School of Public Health
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    Marc A. Zimmerman
    Professor and Chair, Health Behavior & Health Education, School of Public Health