PhD, Public Health, Johns Hopkins University
Cohort Four Fellow
Co-Director, PolicyLab, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Current Institutional Affiliation
PolicyLab at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia: Deputy Director
Areas of Expertise
Child Welfare and Foster Care Systems, Evidence-Based/Evidence-Informed Programs, Home Visiting and Maltreatment Prevention, Maternal Health, Program Evaluation, Longitudinal Data Analysis, Regression Modeling, Survival Analysis or Hazard Models, Mixed Methods, Infants and Toddlers
Dr. Meredith Matone is the Deputy Director of PolicyLab at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP). Her research interests include child maltreatment prevention and maternal health. She is experienced in large-scale program evaluation and use of administrative data for observational study designs in areas of child and family health. Recent work includes a statewide evaluation of federally funded home visitation programs for families of young children in Pennsylvania and an assessment of the health service needs of adolescent mothers with involvement in the child welfare system in Philadelphia. Dr. Matone received her Doctorate of Public Health, specializing in child and adolescent health and development, from Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.