We’re Asking Health Care to Fix Something It Didn’t Break

Children’s HealthWatch Principal Investigator, Dr. Megan Sandel, co-authored an article in the Huffington Post about treating the negative health effects of bad social policy.

John Cook Featured on new Talk Poverty Blog

Principal Investigator John Cook, PhD, MAEd, addresses open questions on poverty by examining how we as a country measure and value poverty. How We Measure Poverty: Catching up with Mollie Orshansky was featured on the new Talk Poverty Blog this May. Click here to read the blog entry.

People on the Move – Dr. Deborah Frank

The Boston Business Journal recognized Children’s HealthWatch founder and Principal Investigator, Dr. Deborah Frank, for receiving the Robert F. Kennedy Children’s Action Corps’ Embracing the Legacy Award.

How Being Poor Makes You Sick

Children’s HealthWatch Principal Investigator, Dr. Alan Meyers, was featured in an article in The Atlantic on his work prescribing bicycles and groceries to patients to treat the lifestyle consequences of poverty.

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.

Support science, not potato special interests

Children’s HealthWatch Principal Investigator, Maureen Black, co authored a Baltimore Sun op ed on the upcoming Senate Appropriations Committee decision whether to allow special interests — rather than science — to determine which foods can be provided through WIC.

How MLP stocks the Pharmacy for Social Determinants of Health Interventions

Children’s HealthWatch Principal Investigator, Dr. MEgan Sandel recently wrote a blog post on social determinants of health and health interventions

Dr. Deborah A. Frank to receive Robert F. Kennedy Children’s Action Corps’ Award June 3

Children’s HealthWatch founder and Principal Investigator, Dr. Deborah Frank, will be recognized with the Robert F. Kennedy Children’s Action Corps’ Embracing the Legacy Award on June 3 at the JFK Library.

Children’s HealthWatch Founder, Dr. Deborah Frank, Appointed to the National Commission on Hunger

Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi announced today she will name Professor of Pediatrics at Boston University Dr. Deborah Frank to the National Commission on Hunger.

Epidemic Of Hunger: New Report Says 49 Million Americans Are Dealing With Food Insecurity

Children’s HealthWatch research was cited in a recent Men’s News Daily article on the release of a new US hunger report.