Rebecca Rebbe is an assistant professor in the UNC School of Social Work. Rebecca’s research examines the measurement of and community responses to child maltreatment. Her research is informed by 7 years of post-MSW practice working with families involved with child welfare systems, in both the public and private sectors.
Rebecca has training using demographic methods and specializes in using population-based linked administrative datasets to better understand child maltreatment. She is the principal investigator of the NICHD-funded research project “The impact of COVID-19 on child maltreatment-related medical encounters and system responses using linked administrative data” (1R21HD105907-01).
Her work has been published in academic journals, such as The New England Journal of Medicine, Pediatrics, and Child Maltreatment.