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  • Tue
    06
    Dec
    2016

    [Talk] Jenny Radesky

    12:00 pm - 01:00 pmNQ 3100 (The Ehrlicher Room), North Quad, 105 S. State St. Ann Arbor MI 48109

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    Jenny Radesky from the Developmental Behavioral Pediatrics here at the University of Michigan Medical School will give a MISC talk on Dec. 6 (Tues), noon-1PM in NQ 3100. She will discuss her work on parent and young child mobile device use.

    Everyone is welcome -- light lunch will be served on a first-come-first-served basis; make sure to RSVP by 12pm on Sun. (12/4), so that we can get a head count.

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    Bio:

    Dr. Radesky is an Assistant Professor in Developmental Behavioral Pediatrics at the University of Michigan Medical School.  She received her M.D. from Harvard Medical School, trained in pediatrics at Seattle Children’s Hospital, and completed fellowship training in developmental behavioral pediatrics at Boston Medical Center.  Her research interests include use of mobile technology by parents and young children and how this relates to child self-regulation, parent mental health, and parent-child interaction.  Clinically, her work focuses on developmental and behavioral problems in low-income and underserved populations, family advocacy, parent-child relationship difficulties, and autism spectrum disorder.  She was lead author of the 2016 American Academy of Pediatrics policy statement on digital media use in early childhood.

    Twitter: @jennyradesky