Lon Sherritt, MPH, has been the Director of Research Technology for the Center for Adolescent Substance Abuse Research (CeASAR) at Boston Children’s Hospital for over 19 years. He is also Chief Data Scientist for Sober Grid, a company providing mobile app social recovery support. He has analyzed final datasets for more than two dozen research projects, including the studies developing and validating the CRAFFT screen, and many multi-site trials of adolescent SBIRT in primary care population. Mr. Sherritt has been a contributing author to over two dozen peer reviewed manuscripts published in scientific journals and is a review editor for Pediatrics and Academic Pediatrics. Mr. Sherritt has a strong quantitative, computer
programming and research design background, having worked for several years as an electrical engineer before completing a Masters of Public Health at Boston
University.