Nutrition and Brain Development

On Aug 18 Dr. Diana Cutts led two 30-minute sessions on the topic of Nutrition and Brain Development fir Parents In Community Action.

The State of Equity in Metro Boston Action Agenda release event

Children’s HealthWatch Research and Policy Director, Stephanie Ettinger de Cuba, presented at the release of the Metropolitan Area Planning Council’s State of Equity in Metro Boston Action Agenda. Based on the findings of the 2011 State of Equity in Metro Boston Indicators Report, it is a set of recommendations and action items to create a more […]

Undernourished and Overweight: The link between food insecurity and obesity

Children’s HealthWatch Principal Investigator, Dr. Diana Cutts, presented “Undernourished and Overweight: The link between food insecurity and obesity” at the Minneapolis Jewish Federation.

Undernourished and Overweight: The link between food insecurity and obesity

Children’s HealthWatch Principal Investigator, Dr. Diana Cutts, presented “Undernourished and Overweight: The link between food insecurity and obesity” at the Minnesota American Academy of Pediatrics Conference. Click here to watch the presentation.

Witnesses to Hunger Panel Discussion: Mom Knows Best

Co-hosted a panel discussion with Witnesses to Hunger on the health impacts of poverty.

Making It Personal – A Qualitative Study of Food Insecurity

Presented “Making It Personal – A Qualitative Study of Food Insecurity” at the Pediatric Academic Societies (PAS) Annual Meeting.

Food Insecurity & WIC/SNAP Participation on Obesity Risk among Young Children

Presented  “Food insecurity & WIC/SNAP participation do not increase obesity risk among young children” at the Pediatric Academic Societies (PAS) Annual Meeting.

Witnesses to Hunger Panel: The Health Impacts of Poverty

Co-hosted a panel discussion with Witnesses to Hunger on the health impacts of poverty.

ProMedica and the Alliance to End Hunger to Host Chicago Summit

Children’s HealthWatch Principal Investigator, Dr. Megan Sandel, presented at the Chicago summit, part of ProMedica’s Come to the Table advocacy initiative to address hunger as a health issue.

Using Safe and Affordable Housing as a Vaccine for Healthier Children

Children’s HealthWatch Principal Investigator, Dr. Megan Sandel, was the keynote speaker at the 2014 Urban Land Institute Housing Opportunity conference in Denver. Click here to read the full article.