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About Melodie Wenz-Gross

Melodie Wenz-Gross, PhD, is Research Assistant Professor in the Department of Psychiatry at the University of Massachusetts Medical School. Her primary interests are in applied research, program development and evaluation focused on promoting child and adolescent development and mental health. Dr. Wenz-Gross is interested in prevention, broadly, but especially in regard to building social, self-regulatory, and learning skills that maximize potential for resilience, social connectedness, and educational success for at risk populations. She is also interested in implementation science, and the dissemination of evidence based practices into real-world community settings.


Present Director of Evaluation, Massachusetts Child Trauma Project, Boston, MA
Present Co-PI, Director of Evaluation, University of Massachusetts Child Trauma Training Center, University of Massachusetts Medical School
Present Project Director, Healthy Start-Strong Moms Project, University of Massachusetts Medical School
Present Research Assistant Professor, University of Massachusetts Medical School Department of Psychiatry

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Department of Psychiatry
University of Massachusetts Medical School
55 Lake Avenue North
Worcester, MA 01655
Phone: 774-443-8833


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