Our Mission

The Social Development Research Group is an internationally recognized, interdisciplinary team of researchers united in a common mission to understand and promote healthy behaviors and positive social development among diverse populations by:
  • conducting research on factors that influence development
  • developing & testing the effectiveness of interventions
  • studying service systems and working to improve them
  • advocating for science-based solutions to health and behavior problems
  • disseminating knowledge, tools, and expertise produced by our research





SDRG Values: Meaningful Work Excellence Diversity & Respect
Opportunities, Skills, & Recognition Innovation & Learning

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