Harold Pollack

Melissa Reuland

Senior Advisor

Melissa is a Senior Advisor to the Transform911 project where she supports work on developing and executing national roundtables and topic-focused working groups and highlighting critical research. Melissa is also a Senior Research Program Manager at the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, where she manages translational research in home-based dementia care coordination programs. Melissa’s past work included advising the Policing Program at the Vera Institute of Justice, and managing research programs at the Council of State Governments (CSG) Justice Center and the Police Executive Research Forum (PERF). Melissa holds an MS in Criminal Justice from the University of Baltimore, and a BA in Psychology from the University of Michigan.

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The Health Lab strives to improve public health, its impacts, and how it is discussed. If you identify an area of our work that you believe misses a critical perspective or employs language that needs improvement, please contact us at transform911@uchicago.edu. We welcome your feedback.