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Dr. Lisa Zerden

Lisa ZerdenDr. Lisa de Saxe Zerden is the Senior Associate Dean for MSW Education at the UNC Chapel Hill School of Social Work. She received her PhD in Sociology and Social Work from Boston University and her MSW from UCLA. Dr. Zerden’s work focuses on the emerging role of social work in integrated behavioral health is supported by the Health Resources Service Administration and Substance Abuse Mental Health Services Administration. She has authored over 25 peer-reviewed manuscripts and a half dozen book chapters. Since joining the faculty at UNC Chapel Hill School of Social Work in 2010 she has won numerous teaching awards including “most outstanding,” “most supportive” and “most inspiring” faculty member.