Roxann Lamar, M.S.

Center for Human Development
University of Alaska Anchorage
2702 Gambell Street
Suite 103
Anchorage, AK 99503
Phone: 907-264-6238
Email: [email protected]
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Last Updated: November 13, 2017

Roxann Lamar

Primary Activity Coordinators: Data
Project/Program/Clinic Contacts: Research Professional
Discipline(s): Human Development/Child Development
Education: Early Intervention/Early Childhood
Mental and Behavioral Health
Clinical Psychology
AUCD Council Membership: Council on Research and Evaluation
Research: I am Principal or Co-Principal Investigator on program evaluations for the State of Alaska Senior and Disabilities Services, Office of Children's Services, and Early Intervention. I write research grant applications and assist with numerous research/evaluation projects, particularly interpreting data and writing/editing reports.
Education: I work with the evaluation of Alaska's Transition and Postsecondary demonstration project for students with intellectual and related disabilities (TPSID).
Service: As part of my role at the Center, I consult with and assist State and community agencies with grant opportunities to bring more money into the state to improve the lives of persons with disabilities.


Biographical Sketch


Name (last, first, middle initial)

Title (Role)


Lamar, Roxann R.

Research Professional

UAA Center for Human Development


Institution and Location


Year Completed

Field of Study

University of Alaska Anchorage

Anchorage, Alaska



Clinical Psychology

Major Professional Interest(s)

clinical psychology, child/youth development, disabilities, mental disorders

Research and Professional Experience

Current Professional Projects:

2010-         PI, Aging & Disabilities Resource Center Expansion Evaluation

2009-         PI, Early Intervention/Infant Learning Program (EI/ILP): Extended Eligibility Pilot Evaluation

2008-         PI, Real Choice Systems Change Evaluation

2007-         PI, EI/ILP: Annual Family Outcomes Survey

Other Professional Experience (examples):

2008-10     Alaska Team Leader, Improving Access to Care for Children/Youth and Their Families in Rural and Frontier Communities (epilepsy)

2008-10     External Evaluator, Alaska Child Trauma Center

2008-09     PI, Stone Soup Group: Parent Training & Information Center Evaluation

2008-09     EI/ILP Provider Survey: The Child Outcomes Summary Process

2008-09     Stone Soup Group: 2008 FASD Family Support Survey

2008          PI, EI/ILP: Impact of CAPTA Evaluation

2007-08     EI/ILP, Child Outcomes Summary Process (training materials)

2006          Co-PI, Real Choice Evaluation: Consumer Task Force Interviews

2004-05     Field Experience Coordinator, Child Development Lab, Psychology

2003-07     Project Director, Project Success II: Alaska Native Education

2003          Adjunct Faculty, Child Development Lab, Psychology

2000-02     Project Coordinator, Project Success: Alaska Native Education

1998-00     Project Assistant, STARS video training series for EI home visitors

Evaluation & Technical Reports (examples):

2010-11     ADRC Formative Evaluation Reports, Oct. 2010 to Jul. 2011, quarterly reports for the State of Alaska Department of Health & Social Services (HSS), Senior & Disabilities Services (SDS).

2010          Transition & Parent Support, Lamar & Taylor, literature review for Stone Soup Group (Alaska’s PTI)

2008-11     Real Choice Systems Change Formative Evaluation Timeline Status Reports, Oct. 2008 to Jul. 2011, quarterly reports for HSS, SDS.

2007-11     Alaska’s Early Intervention/Infant Learning Program: [Year] Family Outcomes Survey, annual report for HSS, Office of Children’s Services (OCS), EI/ILP

2008-10     Alaska Child Trauma Center: NCTSN Core Data Collection, and Summary of InForm Report & NCTSN Extracted Data, some co-authored with Atkinson, periodic reports for the Alaska Child Trauma Center, Anchorage Community Mental Health Services

2008          Alaska’s Early Intervention/Infant Learning Program: The Impact of the Child Abuse Protection & Treatment Act (CAPTA) FY06 – FY08, report for HSS, OCS, EI/ILP

2008          Alaska Snapshot, Root Cause Analysis, Barriers to Care, Picture of School Nursing in Alaska, and Family Interviews, needs assessment reports for University of Southern California UCEDD, Childrens Hospital Los Angeles

2008          Mat-Su TBI Pilot Status Report: Quality of Life, Use of Services & Products, Lamar & Atkinson, report for Mat-Su Services for Children and Adults

2006          Alaska’s Real Choice Systems Change Project: Final Evaluation Report, for HSS, SDS

2006          TBI Focus Group Summary Report, for HSS, Division of Behavioral Health

2005          Personal Assistance Services Consumer Survey, report for HSS

2005          Summary Evaluation of Grantee’s Final Reports for the Special Education Transitions (SET) for Life Grants, for Alaska Department of Education & Early Development (EED)

2005          Quality Education in the Last Frontier (QELF) Special Education Focus Groups: Final Report, for EED

2004          Evaluation & Summative Evaluation of the Alaska Federal Health Care Access Network Telemedicine Project, for UA Statewide Health Programs (Editor)

Other Publications:

2009          Epilepsy and Seizure Disorders: A Resource Guide for Alaska’s Parents (handbook, website, and CD)


Name (last, first, middle initial)

Title (Role)

Lamar, Roxann R.

Research Professional