On October 26, 2021 the Center for Health and Health Care in Schools presented the webinar Understanding and Addressing the Social Influencers of Health and Education, in partnership with the School-Based Health Alliance and the National Center for School Mental Health, as part of the National Quality Initiative on School-Based
Our Director, Dr. Olga Acosta Price (and member of the School Mental Health Advisory Board with Mental Health America, supported the development of a new report, “Addressing the Mental Health Crisis: The Urgent Need for More Education, Services, and Supports.” The report is available from Mental Health America here.
On July 20, Rachel Sadlon, Associate Director of Research and Evaluation at CHHCS, held a poster presentation at the American School Health Association 2021 95th Annual Conference.
CHHCS Team members, Linda Sheriff and Rachel Sadlon, present on Partner Build Grow at 21st CCLC Summer Symposium
On July 20, Linda Sheriff, Deputy Director at CHHCS, and Rachel Sadlon, Associate Director of Research and Evaluation at CHHCS, presented at the US Department of Education’s 21st Century Community Learning Center’s Summer Symposium on Partner Build Grow—our tool designed to support sustainable school-connected initiatives.
On Thursday, May 27, 2021, our Director, Dr. Olga Acosta Price, presented on “The Translation of Science into Practice: The Role of an Applied Research Center” at the NIMH 2020-2021 Fellows Invited Lecture Series.
On May 19, Our Director, Dr. Olga Acosta Price joined colleagues Sean Cleary, Eliot Sorel, and Wendy Ellis for the GWSPH DEI Dean’s Seminar on Mental Health to hold a community conversation titled “The Pandemic and the Role of Education as an Essential Public Health Partner on the Front Line.”