A growing network of leaders is pioneering how we diminish the impact of adverse childhood experiences. Learn about what ACEs are, their prevalence and their impact.
August 29, 2014 | Human Capital Blog Post
Q/A with RWJF Investigator Award recipient James Perrin on the need for community-based interventions to address chronic conditions among children.
July 21, 2014 | New Public Health Post
Tennessee became the first state in the nation to pass a law that specifically protects people from liability for forcibly breaking into cars and rescuing kids they think are at risk of heatstroke.
June 27, 2014 | Human Capital Blog Post
Pediatrician, epidemiologist, historian and ethicist Chris Feudtner on pediatric palliative care.
June 20, 2014 | New Public Health Post
Earlier this week the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) hosted a daylong Symposium on Child Health, Resilience & Toxic Stress. NewPublicHealth spoke with James M. Perrin, MD, president of the AAP following the symposium
May 1, 2014 | Journal Article
Decisions to refer children with GERD to surgery are most often based on physician preferences.
February 1, 2014 | Journal Article
Most parents surveyed recalled discussing at least one prevention topic with their child’s provider; but not the “hard” topics related to substance abuse and mental health.
January 6, 2014 | Human Capital Blog Post
Katherine A. Auger, MD, MSc, discusses how the CDC recommendation that all adolescents receive vaccines for pertussis, also known as whooping cough, is having a positive impact.
June 13, 2013 | Culture of Health Post
How the County Health Rankings helped US News size up children's hospitals.
January 24, 2013 | Story
Merenstein's early experience convinced him that, to continue in research, he needed a better understanding of statistics and more sophisticated research techniques.
March 6, 2013 | Story
A grantee team focuses on how to do a better job of caring for children