August 9, 2021:

Thanks for your interest in our research group! 

The CFAR Group, LLC, is now independent of the VCU School of Social Work. 

Why? Dr. Shelby E. McDonald, Founder and Director of the CFAR Group, left VCU in 2021 to pursue research with the ASPCA where she is currently employed as Director of Research. Housed within the Department of Strategy & Research, Dr. McDonald leads projects with the following teams:

Dr. McDonald's CV and Biosketch can be found here

Consulting Services

Academic Writing
Research Design
Grant Writing
Statistical Analysis

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More information is available at https://www.shelbyemcdonald.com/