Early Life Experiences and Health Across the Life Course: Risks and Opportunities
- November 2, 2021
- 12:30p.m. - 1:30p.m.
- Zoom (pre-registration required)
- Natalie Slopen, Assistant Professor, Social and Behavioral Sciences, Harvard T. H.
Chan School of Public Health
Adverse experiences in childhood are common in the United States and contribute to
racial/ethnic and socioeconomic disparities in health across the life course. This
presentation will highlight (1) the importance of considering childhood experiences
for the development of chronic disease risk, (2) major outstanding questions on the
biological embedding of early life experiences, and (3) possibilities for intervention.
- Contact: Lina Lopez, firstname.lastname@example.org
- Sponsor: Center for Population, Inequality and Policy