Schedule for the 2009-2010 Academic Year


Student Experiences: Bridging Undergraduate Education and Child Policy

Reem Asaad, Emily Garvey and Kelly Kanya


Understanding the Impact of Foreclosures on Children, Families and Neighborhoods in Cuyahoga County

Claudia Coulton, PhD, MSW
Lillian F. Harris Professor of Urban Research & Social Change
Associate Dean for Research and Training
Co-director, Center on Urban Poverty & Community Development


Preschool Assessment: Appreciating Developmental Differences Through Play

Elizabeth Short, PhD, MEd
Armington Professor of Psychology
Associate Director, Schubert Center for Child Studies


Advancing Children’s Health & Development: the National Children’s Study in Northeast Ohio

Dorr G. Dearborn, PhD, MD
Mary Ann Swetland Professor of Environmental Health Sciences
Director, Swetland Center for Environmental Health
Chair, Department of Environmental Health Sciences


Managing Mental Illness on Campus: The Student Experience Transitioning to College

Eileen Anderson-Fye, EdD
Assistant Professor of Anthropology


The Economic Case for Investing in Early Childhood Education

James Heckman, PhD
Winner of the 2000 Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences
Henry Schultz Distinguished Service Professor of Economics
University of Chicago


Hypertension in Children: Screening in Cleveland Public Schools

Marilyn Lotas, PhD, RN
Associate Professor of Nursing
Associate Dean for the Undergraduate Program
BSN Program Director


Girls in Juvenile Justice: A Developmental Framework

Marty Beyer, PhD

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