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UMB Champions SSW - Nadine Finigan Carr-

Dr. Nadine Finigan-Carr

Nadine M. Finigan-Carr, Ph.D., is a prevention research scientist focused on the application of behavioral and social science perspectives to research on contemporary health problems, especially those that disproportionately affect people of color. She is an internationally recognized expert on minor human trafficking and sexual exploitation. She is an internationally recognized expert on minor human trafficking, sexual exploitation, and community violence. Recently, she was named the inaugural Executive Director of the University of Maryland, Baltimore’s Center for Violence Prevention. The center’s mission is to build resilient and equitable communities for all through the prevention and intervention of all forms of violence and trauma. Dr Finigan-Carr is the author of Linking Health and Education for African American Students’ Success (Routledge Press).

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ECPN John B. Reid Early Career Award 

Nadine Finigan-Carr, PHD

The ECPN John B. Reid Early Career Award is presented to an individual early in their career in prevention. This award is bestowed on someone who has shown a commitment to prevention science through outstanding contributions to research, policy, or practice

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