Collaboration: Dr. Jeff M. Kretschmar
Dr. Pagano met with Drs. Jeff Kretschmar and Dr. Daniel Flannery regarding potentially collaborative work. Dr. Kretschmar is a Research Assistant Professor at the Mandel School of Applied Social Sciences (MSASS) at CWRU and the Senior Reserach Associate with the Begun Center for Violence Prevention Research and Education. Dr. Kretschmar evaluates the Fugitive Safe Surrender (FSS) program and before joining CWRU was the Project Director for the Institute for the Study and Prevention of Violence at Kent State University. He is an expert on violence and aggression, mental health and substance abuse, evalutation science, suicide, and victimization.
Dr. Daniel Flannery is the Director of the Begun Center for Violence Prevention Research and Education and Dr. Semi J. and Ruth Begun Professor at the Mandel School of Applied Social Sciences (MSASS). Dr. Flannery's work focuses on youth violence, substance abuse prevention programs, psychological Assessment, research methodology, conduct disorders, and Child & Adolescent Psychopathology among several other social science domains.