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Meet The SBIRT Program Team

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The Howard University SBIRT Program Team specializes in the intervention and treatment of people with substance use disorders and assists individuals who may be at-risk. Our team of experts, utilize an evidence-based approach to screenings, which assess the presence and severity of substance use; and identifies appropriate levels of intervention and referrals to treatment. The team has a goal to increase insight and awareness, regarding substance use and motivating users towards a positive behavioral change.


Denise M. Scott, PHD, MS 

Program Director 


Gloria L. Cain, PHD, MSW 

Director of Training 


Nnenna Kalu MS, MPH 
Data Manager 


Tralisa Colby, BS, MPH

Health Educator 


Kanisha Blake  BS, MPH

Health Educator 


Sharosia McCall, BS
Health Educator 

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