University of Connecticut University of UC Title Fallback Connecticut

Robert H. Aseltine, Jr.

Professor
Joint Appointment with Division of Behavioral Sciences and Community Health – Uconn Health
Deputy Director of Center for Public Health and Health Policy

Phone: (860) 679-3282
E-Mail: aseltine@uchc.edu
Personal Website

Research Interests

Dr. Aseltine is a medical sociologist whose diverse research interests include adolescent mental health and social development, community-based risk prevention, and the development of innovative public health and medical information systems. He has expertise in quantitative research methods and statistics, particularly in designing large-scale population surveys and program evaluations. Over the past 20 years Dr. Aseltine has lead a number of studies investigating mental health and substance abuse funded by the National Institute of Mental Health, the National Institute for Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, the William T. Grant Foundation, and the Connecticut Health Foundation.