National Academy of Medicine

A Unified Foundation to Support a Highly Qualified Early Childhood Workforce

  As a result of the recommendations from the report Transforming the Workforce for Children Birth Through Age 8: A Unifying
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Connecting Stakeholders to Bridge the Divide: Upskilling Virginia’s Early Childhood Educators

  Case Study to Bridge the Divide: Upskilling Virginia’s Early Childhood Educators Over the past 18 mon
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Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease Starts in Childhood

The importance of good nutrition practices on health and well-being has been recognized for thousands of years. One familiar quote attributed to
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Building Health Literacy and Family Engagement in Head Start Communities: A Case Study

Policy makers, government agencies, and community organizations seeking to improve health outcomes in vulnerable po
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Expulsion and Suspension in Early Education as Matters of Social Justice and Health Equity

Scientists have a central role in addressing the challenges that face society. The primary purpose of research
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Dental Caries Management in Children and Adults

From our perspective, dental caries continues to be one of the most common chronic diseases in the United States and globally, with individuals living in
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Optimizing Health Outcomes for Children with Asthma in Delaware: A Population Health Case Report

The transformation of the U.S. health care delivery system is under way. As health care providers and com
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Beyond Survival: The Case for Investing in Young Children Globally

Investing in young children globally is a primary means of achieving sustainable human, social, and economic development, all of which
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Methods for a National Birth Cohort Study

As we outlined in the previous paper in this series, our nation needs foundational data in order to understand how social, physical, chemical, and nutritional
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