Welcome to CASRC

The Child and Adolescent Services Research Center (CASRC) is a consortium of over 100 investigators and staff from multiple academic institutions in Southern California conducting cutting edge research focused on improving health and developmental services for children and families.

Our Partners

CASRC is unique in its multi-institutional and interdisciplinary nature and is comprised of investigators from several research organizations, including:

Our Mission

The mission of the Child and Adolescent Services Research Center is to improve the quality, effectiveness, and implementation of community-based behavioral health services for children, adolescents, and families through research, collaboration, and training the next generation of researchers and practitioners.

Find out more about our mission.


Enrique Velazquez, Postdoctoral Scholar at Rady Children’s Hospital, was featured in Front Line Genomics Magazine! Click here to find his interview where he discusses his research being conducted at CASRC.

Congratulations to Dr. Lauren Brookman-Frazee for being a recipient of the 2017 UCSD Integrity Faculty Award!  This annual award recognizes those individuals who have made outstanding contributions in support of UC San Diego's commitment to integrity.

Access the System of Care Evaluation (SOCE) pages.

View all CASRC research snapshots

May 2017 CASRC Snapshot

Upcoming Events

Thursday, June 8th @ 9:30-11:30am
This seminar will showcase research projects developed by doctoral students from the SDSU/UCSD Joint Doctoral Program in Public Health who are completing UCSD School of Medicine’s course in implementation science.

To join via Skype, click here.