Jennifer Pinto-Martin, PhD, MPH, Chair; Internal Advisory Board

Dr. Jennifer Pinto-Martin is the MacInnes/Independence Professor in the Department of Biobehavioral Health Sciences at the University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing, with a secondary appointment in the Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology in the School of Medicine. She is the Director of the Center for Autism and Developmental Disabilities Research and Epidemiology (CADDRE), one of six such Centers funded by the National Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. She serves as the UPenn Principal Investigator on the Study to Explore Early Development (SEED), designed as a multi-site study to explore risk factors for ASD. In addition, Dr. Pinto-Martin is the Executive Director of UPenn’s Center for Public Health Initiatives which houses the interdisciplinary Master of Public Health Program, drawing faculty and students from many schools on Penn’s campus and offering dual degrees with Nursing, Medicine, Dental Medicine, Social Work, Urban Planning and Law. Dr. Pinto-Martin is a member of the American Public Health Association, the Society for Epidemiological Research, the American College of Epidemiology and former President of the Society for Pediatric Epidemiologic Research. To learn more, visit: http://www.nursing.upenn.edu/faculty/profile.asp?pid=81