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.
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
March 4, 2013 | Story
A trio of scientists—including two alumni of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) Clinical Scholars program—published an article on March 1, 2013, shedding new light why some hospitals are better able to help vulnerable newborns survive.