Lon Sherritt, MPH
Lon Sherritt, MPH, has been the Director of Data and Technology for the Center for Adolescent Substance Abuse Research (CeASAR) at Boston Children's Hospital for over 10 years. He has analyzed final datasets for more than a dozen research projects, including the studies developing and validating the CRAFFT screen, and many multi-site trials of adolescent SBIRT in primary care population. Mr. Sherritt has been a contributing author to over two dozen peer reviewed manuscripts published in scientific journals. Mr. Sherritt has a strong quantitative, computer programming and research design background, having worked for several years as an electrical engineer before completing degree work for a Masters of Public Health at Boston University. His background in theology and biblical studies led to his founding of The Green House Community in 2003, an intentional Christian community meant to foster the authentically practicing teachings of Jesus Christ.