Call for nominations: 2021 Susan B. Meister Award for Best Paper in Child Health Policy

Call for nominations: 2021 Susan B. Meister Award for Best Paper in Child Health Policy

The CHEAR Center is currently seeking nominations for its 2021 Susan B. Meister Award for Best Paper in Child Health Policy. The deadline to submit nominations is February 15, 2021. Awardees will be announced and honored at the 14th Annual Susan B. Meister Lecture in March 2021 with a plaque of acknowledgement and $1,000 in support of their research.

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Congratulations CHEAR 2020 PRS Abstract Awardees

CHEAR faculty and staff awarded at 2020 Pediatric Research Symposium

Congratulations to CHEAR Faculty Investigator Sarah Reeves, PhD, MPH and CHEAR staff members Hannah Peng, MPH and Aliah Richter, BA on their awards for top-scoring abstracts at this year's Department of Pediatrics 2020 Pediatric Research Symposium.

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Our mission is to advance the health and well-being of all children, adolescents, and families through research and education.

Our vision is to be the leader in unbiased multidisciplinary research and teaching that influences policy and systems to improve health and health care for all children in our communities near and far.

Our values: integrity, respect, collaboration, creativity, excellence, and equity.

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Teens talking with teens about mental health

New from the Mott Poll: Teens talking with teens about mental health

1 in 3 parents definitely support having a mental health program like peer support leaders at their teen's school. 2 in 3 parents would allow their teen to be trained as a peer support leader. Parent concerns about peer support leaders include confidentiality, training, and identifying crisis situations.

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Delivering quality research for positive impact on children’s health and well-being.

The Susan B. Meister Child Health Evaluation and Research (CHEAR) Center at the University of Michigan is one of the largest health services research centers that focuses on children. Eighteen faculty investigators and more than 40 research staff, fellows, and students conduct research and training across several core themes that include data science, emerging technologies, health outcomes research, health care policy, and communications. Our work is multidisciplinary, encompassing health services research, epidemiology, health policy, general pediatrics, and pediatric subspecialties.

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