Dennis P Culhane

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Professor of Psychology in Psychiatry
Senior Fellow, Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics (LDI), University of Pennsylvania
Research Associate, Center for Population Studies, School of Arts and Sciences, University of Pennsylvania
Facuulty Co-Director, Cartographic Modeling Laboratory (CML), University of Pennsylvania
Professor of Social Policy, School of Social Policy and Practice, University of Pennsylvania
Professor of Policy Research and Evaluation, School of Education, University of Pennsylvania
Senior Fellow, Center for Public Health Initiatives (CPHI), University of Pennsylvania
Department: Psychiatry

Contact information
3701 Locust Walk
University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA 19104-6214
BA (Psychology)
St. Bonaventure University, 1985.
PhD (Social Psychology)
Boston College, 1990.
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Selected Publications

Williams, CT, Curry, AD, Becher, JR & Culhane, DP: Illegal drug markets and self-rated health status: Direct effects and indirect effects of employment status. Notes: in review.

Charles C. Branas, PhD, Therese S. Richmond, PhD, CRNP, Dennis P. Culhane, PhD, Thomas R. Ten Have, PhD, MPH, and Douglas J. Wiebe, PhD: Investigating the Link Between Gun Possession and Gun Assault American Journal of Public Health 2009.

Charles C. Branas, Michael R. Elliott, Therese S. Richmond, Dennis P. Culhane and Douglas J. Wiebe: Alcohol consumption, alcohol outlets, and the risk of being assaulted with a gun. Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research 33(4), 2009.

Branas, DD, Richmond, TS, Culhane DP& Wiebe, DJ : Novel linkage of individual and geographic data to study firearm violence. Homicide Studies 2008.

Culhane, DP & Metraux, S: Rearranging the deckchairs or reallocating the lifeboats: Homelessness assistance and its alternatives. Journal of the American Planning Association 74(1): 111-121, 2008.

McWayne, C., McDermott, P., Fantuzzo, J & Culhane, D: Employing community data to investigate social and structural dimensions of urban neighborhoods: An early childhoold example. American Journal of Community Psychology 2007.

Culhane, DP, Metraux, S, Park, JM, Schretzmen, MA, Valente, J: Testing a typology of family homelessness based on patterns of public shelter utilization in four US jurisdictions: Implications for Policy and Program Planning. Housing Policy Debate 18(1): 1-28, 2007.

Metraux, Stephen & Dennis P. Culhane : Recent incarceration history among a sheltered homeless population. Crime and Delinquency 52(3), 2006.

Park, J. M., Metraux, S., & Culhane, D. P. : Childhood out-of-home placement and dynamics of public shelter utilization among young homeless adults. Children and Youth Services Review 27: 533-546, 2005.

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