M.P.H., Mercer University
B.S., Georgia State University
Mitzi Fears is a research associate II for the Center of Excellence for Children’s Behavioral Health at the Georgia Health Policy Center. Her areas of expertise include program development and implementation, specifically in the fields of maternal and child health and workforce development. She also has experience in coalition building and health education in the areas of chronic disease prevention and child wellness.
Fears’ current project involves providing program coordination of the Infant Toddler Court Program, which aims to strengthen stability and resiliency of families with children (ages 0 to 3) in the child welfare system by providing intensive case management and resources to prevent and address adverse childhood experiences