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Sociometrics Corporation is a for-profit research and development firm specializing in social science research applications. It was established in 1983 as a corporation in the State of California. The Founder and President of Sociometrics is Josefina J. Card, ... more.
Social Research Applications
National Institutes of Health
Member of Many Federal Advisory Committees
Josefina J Card
Josefina J. Card, PhD, is Founder and President of Sociometrics Corporation. She is an expert at translating behavioral and social health research findings into products and services for use by researchers and practitioners alike. Her fields of expertise are HIV/AIDS and teen pregnancy prevention. She is also an expert at evaluation research, training, and strategic plan development. Vita
Dr. Josefina J. Card, Retreat Director, El Retiro Retreat Director, Jesuit Retreat Center of Los Altos
Dr. Josefina J. Card
Dr. Josefina J. Card Retreat Director Dr. Josefina J. Card was born and raised in Manila, Philippines, the oldest of eight children. She first came to the U.S. at age 21 as a Fulbright scholar. She received her PhD in Social Psychology from Carnegie-Mellon University in Pittsburgh, PA. She is the Founder, President and CEO of Sociometrics Corporation in Los Altos, CA. The company has been a pioneer in evidence-based medicine. It translates behavioral and social science research findings into printed, electronic and online products that have been shown by rigorous scientific evaluations to promote health and prevent disease. Dr. Card is a member of the Peter Favre program.
Josefina J. Card, Ph.D | staff vitae
Josefina J. Card, Ph.D. JOSEFINA J. CARD, Ph.D. President, Sociometrics Corporation President, Social Research Applications Dr. Card, Founder and President of Sociometrics Corporation, is a nationally recognized social scientist and an expert in the establishment and operation of social science data, instrument, and program archives as well as science capacity-building training for non-profit organizations. She has served as Principal Investigator of the Data Archive on Adolescent Pregnancy and Pregnancy Prevention, the American Family Data Archive, the AIDS/STD Data Archive, the Maternal Drug Abuse Data Archive, the Behavioral Science Research Instruments Archive, the Program Archive on Sexuality, Health, & Adolescence, the HIV/AIDS Prevention Program Archive, and the Institute for Program Development and Evaluation. Dr. Card has had over 25 years experience as Principal Investigator and Project Director of over 70 social science research and development projects, many of them longitudinal investigations. She received her Ph.D. in Social Psychology from Carnegie-Mellon University in 1971. From 1973-1983 she served on the staff of the American Institutes for Research (AIR) in the Behavioral Sciences, where she developed a multi-faceted research program dealing with the causes, consequences, and potential preventive and ameliorative strategies for several contemporary social problems, including teenage pregnancy and contraceptive decision-making. Her work has been funded by a variety of federal agencies, including the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the Office of Population Affairs, the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, the National Institute of Mental Health, the National Institute on Aging, the Office of Human Development Services, the National Center for Health Statistics, the Veterans Administration, the National Science Foundation, the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, the National Institute on Drug Abuse, and the National Institute of Mental Health. Dr. Card has also received grant and contract monies from many private foundations, including the David and Lucile Packard Foundation, the Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation, the Charles Stewart Mott Foundation, the Northwest Area Foundation, the William and Flora Hewlett Foundation, and the Johnson & Johnson Pediatric Institute. Alongside her track record as a project leader, Dr. Card has established a solid track record as a health and population scientist. She has authored over 80 books, monographs, and journal articles. Her work is noted for its integration of behavioral and demographic perspectives. Throughout her career Dr. Card has recognized the importance of communicating scientific findings both to scientists as well as to other professionals (service providers, policymakers) and lay citizens who could benefit from the body of knowledge. She has led the development of many research-based products and services aimed at these diverse constituencies. Dr. Card has also devoted a significant portion of her career to facilitating the development and scientific evaluation of social intervention programs. She has served as a member of many federal advisory committees, including the NIH (National Institutes of Health) Study Section for Social Sciences and Population, the NICHD (National Institute on Child Health and Human Development) Population Research Committee, and the NICHD Advisory Council. She has served on the Effective Programs and Research Task Force of the National Campaign to Prevent Teen Pregnancy and the Advisory Panel of the National Urban Adolescent Pregnancy Prevention effort jointly sponsored by the National Organization on Adolescent Pregnancy, Prevention, and Parenting, Inc. and Johnson & Johnson.
Giving Programs - Sociometrics
Josefina Jayme Card, founder and President of Sociometrics, and her family started the JCAP College Scholarship Fund to provide four-year college scholarships and expense money for Philippine public high school graduates who graduate from high school in the top 20% of their class.
Jesuit Retreat Center of Los Altos: Programs Offered
Dr. Josefina J. Card was born and raised in Manila, Philippines, the oldest of eight children.
She first came to the U.S. at age 21 as a Fulbright scholar. She received her PhD in Social Psychology from Carnegie-Mellon University in Pittsburgh, PA. She is the Founder, President and CEO of Sociometrics Corporation in Los Altos, CA. The company has been a pioneer in evidence-based medicine. It translates behavioral and social science research findings into printed, electronic and online products that have been shown by rigorous scientific evaluations to promote health and prevent disease. Dr. Card is a member of the Peter Favre program.