Student health surveys are a critical tool for making data-driven decisions to protect and improve the health of young people....more
Shari Kessel Schneider
Shari Kessel Schneider, M.S.P.H. is a Senior Project Director at EDC. She has conducted research on adolescent health and risk behaviors for over two decades, and since 2006, she has directed the MetroWest Adolescent Health Survey of youth in 25 communities outside of Boston. Ms. Schneider also serves as the evaluation manager for StrongResilientNYC, a city-wide program to provide social emotional learning assessment and supports to K–12 students. She also directs several efforts of the National Action Alliance for Suicide Prevention to develop metrics and indicators related to suicide prevention. Ms. Schneider holds a Master of Science in Public Health degree from the Harvard School of Public Health.