Evaluation and Continuous Improvement

  1. What's It All About?
  2. Who is Responsible?
  3. Tell Me More.
Veronica Thomas, PhDDirector : Veronica Thomas, PhD

Veronica Thomas, PhD, is a Professor in the Department of Human Development and Psychoeducational Studies at Howard University and Project Director of the Evaluation and Continuous Improvement (ECI) component of the Georgetown/Howard Universities Center for Clinical and Translational Science (GHUCCTS). She is a former member of the Board of Directors of the American Evaluation Association (AEA).

Dr. Thomas has conducted evaluations of a variety of health and education related projects. Her research interests include the health outcomes of women, academic and socio-emotional development of youth placed at risk, culturally responsive evaluations.

Florencia Gonzalez, MPHFlorencia Gonzalez has been supporting the implementation of GHUCCTS initiatives for Community Engagement module and more recently for the Integration of Diverse Population and the ECI modules. She has also been providing capacity building strategies to community organizations for developing infrastructure around research and evaluation to measure program outcomes and for systematic tracking of client data. Additionally, she provides consultation services to GHUCCTS institution faculty, staff, and students on community engaged research principles/best practices as well as building sustainable community-academic partnerships. Past experience includes managing, monitoring and evaluation of community based health projects