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Dr. Jason Gilliland gives Plenary Talk on Place and Children’s Health

Friday, October 14, 2016

CHARLOTTE, NC - HEAL Director Jason Gilliland was at the UNC in Charlotte, North Carolina this week to deliver a plenary talk on how to develop effective “Place-Based Collaborations for Children’s Health and Well-Being” at the Early Childhood Research Symposium sponsored by the Institute of Child Success.  Dr Gilliland also served on a plenary panel focussed on “Place Matters for Children and Families” focussing on the importance of understanding the environments and systems in which children grow up.