Symposium Announcement: Nutrition 2018 – Linear Growth and Neurodevelopment

Sunday, June 10, Hynes Convention Center, Ballroom C Full Schedule An estimated 155 million children are stunted and stunted growth is consistently associated with delayed cognitive development. This strong and consistent association has led to the widespread use of stunted growth as an indicator of delayed neurodevelopment. Interventions that decrease stunting are assumed to improve […]

Call for Applications: Lab Manager, UC Davis

Call for Applications: Lab Manager for the Translational Research in Early Life Learning for Impact at Scale (TRELLIS) Lab in the Department of Nutrition at UC Davis Our aim in the TRELLIS lab is to translate basic science into practical interventions that can benefit mothers and children worldwide. Like a vine, children need nurturing care […]

LAMIC Symposia for SRCD 2017

The biennial meeting of the Society for Research in Child Development (SRCD) will be held in Austin, TX April 6-8, 2017. For the last SRCD meeting in 2015, through HDIN, we put together an excellent symposium presenting results of child development interventions in LAMICs, including presentations by Maureen Black, Milagros Nores, Muneera Rasheed, and myself. […]