Kimberly Eaton Hoagwood, PhD, is Vice Chair for Research in the Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at the New York University School of Medicine.
Her research portfolio focuses on four areas: child, adolescent and family service outcomes; parent engagement and activation; policy contexts; and quality metrics.
She also works with the Division of Child, Adolescent and Family Services at the New York State Office of Mental Health (NYSOMH).
Dr. Hoagwood received her BA in English from American University in Washington, D.C. and her MA in Psychology from Catholic University in Washington D.C. She received her PhD in School Psychology from University of Maryland in College Park, MD.
Prior to joining the faculty at NYU, Dr. Hoagwood was Professor of Clinical Psychology in Psychiatry at Columbia University. Before that, she was Associate Director for Child and Adolescent Mental Health Research in the Office of the Director at the National Institute of Mental Health, where she also directed the Child and Adolescent Services Research program for ten years.
Dr. Hoagwood is Director and Principal Investigator of a NIMH-funded Advanced Center on Implementation and Dissemination Science in States for Children and Families (also called the IDEAS Center) (P30 MH090322-01 A1). She also directs the Children's Technical Assistance Center, funded by the New York State Office of Mental Health. She is Principal Investigator on several other major grants and subcontracts, all focused on improving the quality of services and outcomes for children and families.