Arlene Schneir, MPH
Children's Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA) Associate Director for the Division of Adolescent and Young Adult Medicine
Arlene Schneir, MPH, the Associate Director for the Division of Adolescent and Young Adult Medicine, has extensive experience creating youth-specific model programs in the areas of youth homelessness, trauma, adolescent pregnancy, HIV prevention and treatment, substance abuse prevention, intimate partner abuse, and transgender health. Ms Schneir has been active in advocacy and policy-making bodies in the adolescent health arena for more than 30 years. A hallmark of Ms Schneir’s work has been the development of effective and productive community collaborations around adolescent health. Ms Schneir received her Master’s degree in Public Health from the University of California, Los Angeles.