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Ph.D. Vanderbilt University
Ana Regina Andrade
Senior Statistician, CEPI
Ana Regina Vides de Andrade, Ph.D., is the Senior Statistician at the Center for Evaluation and Program Improvement. She has a Ph.D. in Economics from Vanderbilt University. Ana Regina joined the Center in 1996 and during this time she has co-authored and published articles on the effectiveness of mental health treatment for children in actual practice settings. Ana Regina is the leading author of the article titled "Dose Effect in Child Psychotherapy: Outcomes Associated with Negligible Treatment", published in the Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry in February 2000. Using the Fort Bragg data, Dr. Andrade and co-authors examine the effectiveness of psychotherapy services for children and adolescents. She is the Economist responsible for the cost effectiveness analysis of two federally funded projects, the Mental Health Wraparound Project and Enhancing ADHD Rx Effectiveness by Pediatricians and Schools Project. Dr. Andrade also collaborates with the Inter-American Development Bank in Washington, D.C. as a consultant on gender and labor market outcomes in Latin America. During her years as a graduate student, she received recognition for her achievement. She is a former Fulbright Scholar, received the Most Outstanding Student Award from the Department of Economics at Vanderbilt University, and was awarded a World Bank Scholarship.