Schedule for the 2008-2009 Academic Year


University-Community Partnership in Cuyahoga County: The Youth Risk Behavior Survey

Mona Shediac-Rizkallah, PhD
Interim Director of the Center for Adolescent Health

Jean Frank, MPH
Manager of Community Incentives for Adolescent Health


How are Children Faring in this Economy? A Look at Family Homelessness

Cyleste Collins, PhD
Mandel School of Applied Social Sciences


Conference: New Directions in Policy-Relevant Research on Adolescence: Perspectives from Psychological Anthropology


Bridging Undergraduate Education and Child Policy

Gennifer Gibbs and Caroline Sonnefeld


Effects on Emotional and Behavior Problems from Early Childhood Through Adolescence

Arin M. Connell, PhD
Assistant Professor, Department of Psychology


Pathways to Culturally Informed Music Education: Lessons from the Gambia

Lisa Huisman Koops, PhD
Assistant Professor, Department of Music


Parenting Very Low Birth Weight Children From Birth to Adolescence

Lynn Singer, PhD
Deputy Provost and Vice President for Academic Programs
Professor of Pediatrics, Psychology and General Medical Sciences

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