Early Child Development in Social Context
Child Trends and Center for Child Health Research, 2004
Brett Brown, Ph.D.
Director of Social Indicators Research, Child Trends
Senior Project Staff
Michael Weitzman, M.D.
Executive Director, Center for Child Health Research, University of Rochester
Martha Zaslow, Ph.D.
Vice President for Research and Senior Scholar, Child Trends
Dena Aufseeser, Daniel Berry, Jacinta Bronte-Tinkew, Elizabeth Hair, Tamara Halle, Fanette Jones,Lindsay Pitzer, Suzanne Ryan, Elizabeth Terry-Humen
Center for Child Health Research
Peggy Auinger, Sarah Bagley, Angela Kalish, Megan Kavanaugh, Michelle O’Brien
Panel of Experts
Jeanne Brooks-Gunn, Ph.D.
Virginia and Leonard Marx Professor of Child Development,Teachers College and College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University
Frances J. Dunston M.D., M.P.H.
Professor and Chairperson, Department of Pediatrics, Morehouse School of Medicine
Joseph Hagan, Jr.
Professor in Pediatrics, University of Vermont College of Medicine; Co-Chair,American Academy of Pediatrics Bright Futures Project Advisory Committe
eDavid Heppel, M.D.
Director, Division of Child, Adolescent, and Family Health, Maternal and Child Health Bureau
Michael L. Lopez, Ph.D.
National Center for Latino Child and Family Research
Paul Newacheck, Dr.P.H.
Professor of Health Policy and Pediatrics, University of California, San Francisco
Deborah Phillips, Ph.D.
Professor and Chair, Department of Psychology, Georgetown University
Ruth E.K. Stein, M.D.
Professor of Pediatrics, Albert Einstein College of Medicine - Children’s Hospital at Montefiore
Deborah Klein Walker, Ed.D.
Former Associate Commissioner, Massachusetts Department of Public Health; Principal Associate, Abt Associates
Ed Schor, M.D.
Assistant Vice President, The Commonwealth Fund
Walden Creative, LLC, Bayfield, Colorado
Technical Editing and Review
Kristin Moore, Ph.D.
President and Senior Scholar, Child Trends
Harriet Scarupa, M.S.
Director of Communications, Child Trends