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CHEAR events

Events

2014 Susan B. Meister Lecture in Child Health Policy
November 19, 2014 4:00 p.m.

Fellows Seminar Series
Tuesdays 9:30 - 10:30 a.m.
300 North Ingalls Building - Room 6D15
Seminar will resume in the fall

Health Services Research Seminar
Tuesdays, 10:30 - 11:30 a.m.
300 North Ingalls Building - Room 6D15
View September Schedule

Using Geographic Health Information Systems to Improve Diabetes Management
Marie Lynn Miranda, Ph.D.
Professor & Samuel A. Graham Dean, School of Natural Resources & Environment
Professor, Departments of Pediatrics and Obstetrics & Gynecology
December 15, 2014 3:00-4:00 p.m.
NCRC South Atrium (Building 10)

Presentation from General Pediatrics Grand Rounds 
January 22nd 2014 
Bryan R. Luce, Ph.D., MBA
Chief Science Officer, PCORI
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Recent Press


August 2014

Washtenaw County vaccination rates fall behind state averages
Matthew M. Davis, M.D., M.A.P.P.
MLive

School violence, gun-related injury among top 10 child health concerns nationally
Matthew M. Davis, M.D., M.A.P.P.
Health Canal
Huffington Post
Michigan Radio
MLive
MSNBC
New York Daily News
Reuters
Science Daily
UofMHealth.org

How to avoid crashes when you're driving with children
Michelle L. Macy, M.D., M.S.
MSN

Back to School Guide 2014
Beth A. Tarini, M.D., M.S.
Ann Arbor Family

July 2014

Shut out: Young athletes sidelined by money
Sarah J. Clark, M.P.H.
CNBC

Parents want info about circumcision, not directives from healthcare providers
Sarah J. Clark, M.P.H.
Bloomberg/Business Week
Boston Globe

Health Canal
Health Day
Medical News Today
Reuters
Sacramento Bee
Toledo News Now
UofMhealth.org
WLBY Lucy Ann Lance Show
Yahoo! News

You can Make Health!
Joyce M. Lee, M.D., M.P.H.
UofMHealthBlogs.org

Healthcare design by us (and you!)
Joyce M. Lee, M.D., M.P.H.
UofMHealthBlogs.org

A chip offers a faster and cheaper test for type 1 diabetes
Joyce M. Lee, M.D., M.P.H.
MIT Technology Review

Adults think kids have more changes to be active, even though childhood obesity is still a problem
Matthew M. Davis, M.D., M.A.P.P.
Health Canal
UofMHealth.org

June 2014

Time for the straight talk on time outs
Emily M. Fredericks, PhD
Huffington Post
Psychology Today

ER visits peak when kids barred from child care
Andrew Hashikawa, M.D., Matthew M. Davis, M.D., M.A.P.P.
CBS News
HealthFinder.gov
Health Canal
Health Day
Health Magazine
Huffington Post
Michigan Radio
MSN News
My Fox Detroit
Philadelphia Inquirer
UofMHealth.org
UofMHealthBlogs.org
U.S. News & World Report

Cover the bases: sports physicals are no substitute for comprehensive checkups
Sarah J. Clark, M.P.H.
Education Week
Health Canal
Reuters
Science Daily
UofMHealth.org

UofMHealthBlogs.org
WDIV Detroit
Yahoo! News

Calling an ordinary health problem disease leads to bigger problems
Beth A. Tarini, M.D., M.S.
New York Times

May 2014

Parents of overweight kids more likely to give schools failing grades for fighting obesity
Matthew M. Davis, M.D., M.A.P.P.
CNBC
Health Canal
Reuters
Toledo News Now
UofMHealth.org

WDIV
Yahoo! News

CHRT Policy Fellows focus on national health
Beth A. Tarini, M.D., M.S.
UMHSHeadlines.org

 

 

April 2014

Parents and children deserve genetic privacy
Beth A. Tarini, M.D., M.S.
U.S. News & World Report

Many parents admit talking and texting on cell phones while driving with kids
Michelle L. Macy, M.D., M.S.
ABC News
Ann Arbor News
Health Canal
Health Day
Health Magazine
MSN News
NPR
Philadelphia Inquirer
Reuters
Times of India
U.S. News & World Report
UofMHealth.org

Screening out: what are parents doing to limit screen time for young children?
Matthew M. Davis, M.D., M.A.P.P.
Health Canal
Health Day
Health Magazine
Medical News Today
MSN News
Philadelphia Inquirer
Times of India
U.S. News & World Report
UofMHealth.org

WDIV-Detroit
Yahoo! News

Lead poisoning is still damaging Michigan kids
Matthew M. Davis, M.D., M.A.P.P.
NPR

Majority of Americans support obamacare birth control provision: Survey
Matthew M. Davis, M.D., M.A.P.P.
Health Magazine
Health Day
Los Angeles Times
MSN News
MSNBC
NBC News
Philadelphia Inquirer
TIME
WebMD
U.S. News and World Report
UofMHealth.org
Yahoo! News

March 2014

Classic children's books that would be ruined by modern medicine
Beth A. Tarini, M.D., M.S.
Discover

Most parents don't favor bans on nuts in schools, including those with allergic kids
Matthew M. Davis, M.D., M.A.P.P.
Reuters
San Francisco Chronicle
Science Daily
UofMHealth.org
Yahoo News

Inadequate sleep predicts risk of heart disease, diabetes in obese adolescents
Susan J. Woolford, M.D., M.P.H.
UofMHealth.org

Michigan's top doc: Treat e-cigarettes like traditional tobacco, ban sales to minors
Matthew M. Davis, M.D., M.A.P.P.
MLive

Pro-vaccination, debunking autism myths may be scaring wary parents from shots
Gary L. Freed, M.D., M.P.H.
AAP SmartBrief
CBS
NBC 

February 2014

Uninsured parents don't take breastfeeding classes, even though breast is best 
Matthew M. Davis, M.D., M.A.P.P.
Boston Globe
Detroit Free Press
Health Canal
Medical News Today
Modern Medicine
Reuters
UofMHealth.org
Yahoo

More patients are checking doctor-rating websites, study finds
David Hanauer, M.D., M.S & Matthew M. Davis, M.D., M.A.P.P.
CBC News
CBS News

Chicago Tribune
FOX News
Health Canal
Health Day
MSN Healthy Living
NBC News
NPR
Philadelphia Inquirer
Reuters
U.S. News & World Report
USA Today
WebMD

Cool classes: Helping kids manage diabetes with video games
Joyce M. Lee, M.D., M.P.H.
PlayGallery.org

Change in guidelines for type 2 diabetes screening tests may lead to under-diagnosis in children, U-M study says
Joyce M. Lee, M.D., M.P.H.
Health Canal
Michigan Daily
UofMHealth.org

Schools picking up autism tab
Tara A. Lavelle, PhD & Lisa A. Prosser, PhD
CNN