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Unstable Housing and Caregiver and Child Health in Renter Families

OBJECTIVES: To evaluate how 3 forms of housing instability relate to caregiver and child health among low-income renter households. METHODS: Caregivers of children 0 to 48 months of age were interviewed in 5 urban medical centers from May 2009 to December 2015. Caregivers reported on the following: caregiver health, maternal depressive symptoms, child’s health, lifetime […]

Children’s HealthWatch Webinar — RX for Healthy Child Development: Nutritious, Affordable Food Promotes Health and Economic Stability for Boston Families

Hosted a webinar, which featured the release of a new Children’s HealthWatch Policy Action Brief: “RX for Healthy Child Development: Nutritious, Affordable Food Promotes Health and Economic Stability for Boston Families.”

Perinatal Hardships and Low Birth Weight

Presentation at the Annual Conference of the Pediatric Academic Societies

Connecticut Center for Eliminating Health Disparities among Latinos, University of Connecticut

Gave a seminar entitled “Food Insecurity and Child and Maternal Health in Latino Families”

Maternal Depressive Symptoms: Associations with Food Insecurity and Developmental Risk among Children under Age 3

Presentation at the Annual Conference of the Pediatric Academic Societies