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The Lies We Tell and the Secrets We Keep

The day I decided to write this blog post was very similar to proposing marriage:  I’d already made up my mind, but I wanted my parents’ blessing. I called them before I went over to their home, which immediately put my mother on alert since I have a key to their place and show up […]

Witnesses to Hunger Panel: The Health Impacts of Poverty

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

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.”

Reinventing the War on Poverty

Presented at the Atlantic Media Event “Reinventing War on Poverty“, in Washington, DC.

When Women Succeed, America Succeeds

Presented at the “When Women Succeed, America Succeeds” Women’s Economic Agenda Event at Community College of Philadelphia with Nancy Pelosi.

Launch of The Shriver Report

Presented at the launch of The Shriver Report in Washington, DC. Click here to read the report.

Children’s HealthWatch Webinar — Earning More, Receiving Less: Child Health At Risk

Hosted a webinar, which featured the release of a new Children’s HealthWatch report: “Punishing Hard Work: The Unintended Consequences of Cutting SNAP Benefits.”

Methodological reflections on food insecurity, nutritional status, and poverty. A response to Household Food insecurity and excess weight/obesity among Brazilian women and children: a life-course approach.

A response to Household Food insecurity and excess weight/obesity among Brazilian women and children: a life-course approach.

Obesity, poverty and food insecurity in Brazilian males and females. A response to Household Food insecurity and excess weight/obesity among Brazilian women and children: a life-course approach.

A response to Household Food insecurity and excess weight/obesity among Brazilian women and children: a life-course approach.

Health Care on the Ground: Establishing the Link Between Poverty and Health Care

Invited speakers at the RESULTS Conference