||Eric Trupin, Ph.D., Professor and Director of Division of Public and Behavioral Health, Director of Evidence Based Practice Institute, is Professor and Vice Chair in the Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences of the University of Washington School of Medicine in Seattle, Washington. He is a child psychologist and directed the Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at Children’s Hospital and Medical Center for twelve years.
Dr. Trupin is currently the Director of the Division of Public Behavioral Health and Justice Policy. This Division maintains a wide range of clinical, research and training programs primarily focused on implementing evidence based behavioral health practices to improve outcomes for children and adults. In 2007 the Washington State Legislature established an Evidence Based Institute within his Division. He directs clinical and systems research programs supported by NIDA, The MacArthur Foundation and Paul Allen Foundation.