SHINE was created by SSA faculty members Professor Dexter Voisin, PhD (Principal Investigator) and Associate Professor Alida Bouris, PhD (Co-Principal Investigator/Director), and comprises a core network of scholars representing the fields of social work, psychology, public health, nursing, health studies and medicine. Core network members include:

Dexter Voisin, PhD,

University of Chicago SSA
Alida Bouris, PhD University of Chicago SSA

Richard Crosby, PhD

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University of Kentucky

Ralph DiClemente, PhD

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Emory University
  Maria Khan, PhD New York University
Stuart Michaels, PhD
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University of Chicago

LaRon Nelson, PhD

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University of Rochester

Katherine Quinn, PhD

Medical College of Wisconsin

Laura Salazar, PhD

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Georgia State University

John Schneider, MD

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University of Chicago

As SHINE expands a growing number of community partners will be added to the network. SHINE is pleased to welcome Children’s Place Association of Chicago as its inaugural community partner. If you are interested in joining SHINE as a community partner, please contact Professor Dexter Voisin for further information.