MARJORIE J. ALLAN, MPH
Director, Center for Continuous Improvement / Co-Director, Whole Child Connection
Marjorie Allan brings many years of experience to her role at Children's Institute. She has co-authored numerous studies of factors associated with the health and well-being of children and adolescents and has presented at national meetings on topics germane to children's health. Her background includes work in Adolescent Medicine investigating the impact of changing health providers' practices in clinical settings and studies on the effects of a Community Pediatrics training program. At Children's Institute Marjorie led an evaluation of a school-based obesity prevention program in partnership with a local school district and regional funder. Marjorie serves as a preceptor for trainees from the medical school and area colleges and is committed to training the next generation of child advocates. Marjorie's primary interests have centered on prevention, quality improvement, and health promotion.