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Our care for children and families drives our research, informing practice and policy to improve child health.
Our care for children and families drives our research, informing practice and policy to improve child health.

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Doing Something Now for Postpartum Depression Screening

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Watch Them Thrive: The Case for Developmental Screening

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The numbers of youth on antipsychotics: What does it all mean?

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Stories vs. Data: Friends, Enemies, or Frenemies? 

Using narratives to disseminate, translate, and implement clinical evidence

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1 in 5 Philly High Schoolers Involved with Child Welfare: PolicyLab released a report, Supporting the Needs of Students Involved with the Child Welfare and Juvenile Justice System in the School District of Philadelphia, at a press conference in partnership with the City, School District of Philadelphia, Department of Human Services (DHS), Philadelphia School Reform Commission, and Mayor's Office of Education.

We invite you to read a blog post, written by Sophia Hwang, the project director for this study, which describes the research and findings through her eyes as a former Philadelphia teacher and current researcher at PolicyLab.

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Expert Highlight: Susan Dougherty's clinical and research interests focus on the development and implementation of trauma informed behavioral health interventions for vulnerable populations. She is currently collaborating on research initiatives focused on improving health policy and practice for underserved populations.

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Expert Highlight: Sophia Jan's primary interest is improving the health and quality of life for children and adults with complex chronic conditions and disabilities. Her work includes policies and models of care related to children with special healthcare needs transitioning to adult-centered care.
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