HWRN Leadership

Network leadership and staff:

Linda Bandini, PhD

Linda Bandini, PhD, RD, is the Principal Investigator and a Co-Director of the HWRN. She is a  Professor of Pediatrics at UMMS and a Clinical Professor of Health Sciences at Boston University Sargent College of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences. She is also is the Director of Nutrition for the Shriver Center’s Leadership Education in Neurodevelopmental Disorders (LEND) program.  About Dr. Bandini.

Carol Curtin, MSW
Carol Curtin, PhD, LICSW, is a Co-Director of the HWRN and an Associate Professor in the Departments of Family Medicine & Community Health and Psychiatry at UMMS. She is also the Director of the Shriver Center’s Leadership Education in Neurodevelopmental Disabilities (LEND) and University Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities (UCEDD) programs.  About Dr. Curtin.
Aviva Must (002)
Aviva Must, PhD, is a Co-Director of the HWRN, Professor and Chair of the Department of Public Health & Community Medicine at Tufts University School of Medicine, and Dean of the Public Health and Professional Degree Programs at Tufts University School of Medicine .  About Dr. Must.
Misha Eliasziw, PhD
Misha Eliasziw, PhD, is a Biostatistician and Associate Professor in the Department of Public Health & Community Medicine at Tufts University School of Medicine.  About Dr. Eliasziw.
David Tybor
David Tybor, PhD MPH, is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Public Health and Community Medicine, Tufts University School of Medicine. About Dr. Tybor
Donna Caira is an Administrative Assistant at the University of Massachusetts Medical School, E.K. Shriver Center.
Jen Brooks
Jennifer Brooks is a Research Project Director at the University of Massachusetts Medical School, E.K. Shriver Center.