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Tara M. Lutz, Ph.D., M.P.H., MCHES

Assistant Professor
Academic Office Location:
Child & Family Studies
UConn Health
The Exchange
263 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT 06030-6222
Phone: 860-679-1500

UConn Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities (UCEDD)

UConn Leadership Education in Neurodevelopmental and related Disabilities (LEND) program

Certificate of Interdisciplinary Disability Studies in Public Health

A.B.College of the Holy CrossBiology
MPHUniversity of ConnecticutPublic Health
Ph.D.University of ConnecticutPublic Health

Name of Award/HonorAwarding Organization
Delta Omega Rho Chapter, Public Health Honor Society (faculty)Delta Omega Beta Rho Chapter (UConn)
UConn Health Postdoctoral Fellow Travel GrantUConn Health
APHA Disability Section Student ScholarshipAmerican Public Health Association

Research areas of interest include health promotion and sex education for individuals with developmental disabilities, as well as integrating disability content and competence into public health and health care education and training.

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