Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics Research Interests

  • Promotion of early child language development and school readiness through primary-care based intervention programs
  • Assessment of the impact of Reach Out and Read on literacy outcomes in early elementary school
  • Assessment of the impact of media exposure prior to age 3 years on symptoms of inattention and hyperactivity at age 6 years
  • Assessment of the cognitive home environment through an office based questionnaire (StimQ)

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