CHEAR News and Events


Upcoming Events

Refugee Symposium: Keeping Our Door Open - a Multi-Dimensional Approach to Refugee Resettlement
A Collaboration between Jewish Family Services of Washtenaw County and the University of Michigan School of Social Work, and University of Michigan Medicine
OCTOBER 22-23, 2018
RACKHAM GRADUATE BUILDING
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Preventing Firearm Injuries Among Children and Teens: A Public Health Approach
FACTS Consortium Expert Panel
OCTOBER 23, 2018 4:00-5:15 p.m. | Forum Hall, Palmer Commons
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CHEAR Methods Seminar - Sarah Reeves, PhD, MPH
Topics in pediatric HSR: Journal club

THURSDAY, october 25, 2018 9:00-10:00 A.M. | 300 N. INGALLS ROOM 6D15

CHEAR HSR Seminar - Kevin Dombkowski, DrPH
THURSDAY, november 1, 2018 9:00-10:00 A.M. | 300 N. INGALLS ROOM 6D15

CHEAR HSR Seminar - Katie Bates, MD
THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 15, 2018 9:00-10:00 A.M. | 300 N. INGALLS ROOM 6D15

CHEAR Methods Seminar - Lisa Prosser, PhD, MS
Survey research methodology: Conjoint analysis
THURSDAY, november 29, 2018 9:00-10:00 A.M. | 300 N. INGALLS ROOM 6D15

CHEAR HSR Seminar - Sarah Clark, MPH
THURSDAY, december 6, 2018 9:00-10:00 A.M. | 300 N. INGALLS ROOM 6D15

CHEAR HSR Seminar - Tammy Chang, MD, MPH, MS
THURSDAY, january 17, 2019 9:00-10:00 A.M. | 300 N. INGALLS ROOM 6D15

CHEAR Methods Seminar - Courtney Streur, MD, MS
Topics in pediatric HSR: Journal club
THURSDAY, january 24, 2019 9:00-10:00 A.M. | 300 N. INGALLS ROOM 6D15

CHEAR HSR Seminar - Emily Fredericks, PhD
THURSDAY, february 7, 2019 9:00-10:00 A.M. | 300 N. INGALLS ROOM 6D15

CHEAR HSR Seminar
THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 21, 2019 9:00-10:00 A.M. | 300 N. INGALLS ROOM 6D15

CHEAR Methods Seminar
Implementation science
THURSDAY, february 28, 2019 9:00-10:00 A.M. | 300 N. INGALLS ROOM 6D15

CHEAR HSR Seminar - Lisa Prosser, PhD, MS
THURSDAY, march 7, 2019 9:00-10:00 A.M. | 300 N. INGALLS ROOM 6D15

CHEAR HSR Seminar - Mary Kleyn, MS
THURSDAY, MARCH 21, 2019 9:00-10:00 A.M. | 300 N. INGALLS ROOM 6D15

CHEAR Methods Seminar - Zubin Modi, MD
Topics in pediatric HSR: Journal club
THURSDAY, march 28, 2019 9:00-10:00 A.M. | 300 N. INGALLS ROOM 6D15

CHEAR HSR Seminar - Samir Gadepalli, MD, MS, MBA
THURSDAY, april 4, 2019 9:00-10:00 A.M. | 300 N. INGALLS ROOM 6D15

CHEAR HSR Seminar
THURSDAY, april 18, 2019 9:00-10:00 A.M. | 300 N. INGALLS ROOM 6D15

CHEAR Methods Seminar
Hot topics in regression analyses
THURSDAY, april 25, 2019 9:00-10:00 A.M. | 300 N. INGALLS ROOM 6D15

CHEAR HSR Seminar - Ryan Barbaro, MD, MS
THURSDAY, May 2, 2019 9:00-10:00 A.M. | 300 N. INGALLS ROOM 6D15

CHEAR HSR Seminar
THURSDAY, May 16, 2019 9:00-10:00 A.M. | 300 N. INGALLS ROOM 6D15

CHEAR Methods Seminar - Ellen Selkie, MD, MPH
Topics in pediatric HSR: Journal club
THURSDAY, may 23, 2019 9:00-10:00 A.M. | 300 N. INGALLS ROOM 6D15

Recent CHEAR News

October 2018

Parents are postponing vaccines because their kids are scared of the doctor, new study finds
Sarah J Clark, M.P.H.
Romper

What kids -- and parents -- fear most at the doctor's office
Sarah J. Clark, M.P.H.
HealthDay
US News & World Report
Health Magazine

September 2018

Gender nonconforming teens face higher risk of mental distress
Ellen M. Selkie, M.D., M.P.H.
Reuters

Teens sleeping too much, or not enough? Parents can help
Sarah J. Clark, M.P.H.
NPR

U.S. study finds nearly half of parents report sleep problems in teenagers
Sarah J. Clark, M.P.H.
Huffington Post

Why don't teenagers get enough sleep?
Sarah J. Clark, M.P.H.
WDIV-Detroit

Parents blame smartphones, tablets for teens' sleep troubles
Sarah J. Clark, M.P.H.
HealthDay
US News & World Report
Health Magazine
UPI

Substantial racial stereotyping toward young children of color found among white adults who work with them
Susan J. Woolford, M.D., M.P.H.
Harvard School of Public Health

August 2018

Most parents are against teen tattoos
Gary L. Freed, M.D., M.P.H.
Reuters

Survey: Parents concerned about health, employment effects stemming from tattoos
Gary L. Freed, M.D., M.P.H.
WDIV-Detroit

Most parents say tsk, tsk to tattoos for their teens
Gary L. Freed, M.D., M.P.H.
HealthDay
US News & World Report
Health Magazine

How should states support pregnant teens?
Sarah J. Clark, M.P.H.
Contemporary OB/GYN

When a child is extremely short, should a parent consider growth hormone?
David E. Sandberg, Ph.D.
Washington Post
SF Gate

July 2018

When does your child's headache call for a doctor visit?
Sarah J. Clark, M.P.H.
HealthDay
US News & World Report
Health Magazine

June 2018

Science says: What makes something truly addictive
Ellen M. Selkie, M.D., M.P.H.
New York Times

Parents often lack amusement-park safety plans
Gary L. Freed, M.D., M.P.H.
Reuters
Yahoo! News
Business Insider

What if you lose your child at an amusement park?
Gary L. Freed, M.D., M.P.H.
HealthDay
US News & World Report
Health Magazine

May 2018

Many parents say restaurant fare has made kids sick: Poll
Gary L. Freed, M.D., M.P.H.
HealthDay
Health Magazine
US News & World Report

Kids are taking fewer antibiotics, more ADHD meds
Gary L. Freed, M.D., M.P.H.
NPR
HealthDay
Health Magazine
UPI

How a low-carb diet might aid people with type 1 diabetes
Joyce M. Lee, M.D., M.P.H.
The New York Times

Many parents not getting advice on when to start dental visits for their kids
Sarah J. Clark, M.P.H.
The Nation's Health

April 2018

NIH funds a research consortium to address firearm deaths among U.S. children and teens
Lisa A. Prosser, Ph.D., M.S.
Michigan Health Lab

‚ÄčStates should help struggling teen moms, poll finds
Sarah J. Clark, M.P.H.
HealthDay
US News & World Report
Health Magazine
UPI

What you need to be doing about oral health
Sarah J. Clark, M.P.H.
Contemporary Pediatrics

March 2018

Social media makes it both easier and more challenging to parent tweens, poll finds
Sarah J. Clark, M.P.H.
ScienceDaily

February 2018

Many parents in the dark on when kids should first see a dentist
Sarah J. Clark, M.P.H.
HealthDay
US News & World Report
Health Magazine
UPI

Most parents don't take kids to the dentist early enough & it's bad news for their health
Sarah J. Clark, M.P.H.
CafeMom

Lack of guidance may delay a child's first dental visit
Sarah J. Clark, M.P.H.
Dentistry Today

Antibiotic Prophylaxis Rates Low in Children With Sickle Cell Anemia
Sarah L. Reeves, Ph. D., M.P.H.
MedScape

January 2018

Boy or Girl?
David E. Sandberg, Ph.D.
Proto