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Health Before Birth: Why it matters and what can be done?

Janet Currie, PhD, is the Henry Putnam Professor of Economics and Public Affairs at Princeton University and the Director of Princeton’s Center for Health and Well Being.

Dr. Currie’s presentation will describe economic approaches to the study of early childhood and fetal investments. She will explain the available evidence regarding long-term effects of early life health and discuss approaches to causal inference in this context.

All JSPH health forums are designed for TJU students, faculty and staff; healthcare professionals, administrators and advocates; public policy analysts and community health leaders.

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Jefferson School of Population Health
Date & Location
Date: 2/12/2014
Time: 8:30 AM to 9:30 AM
Location: Jefferson Alumni Hall
Solis-Cohen Auditorium – 1st Floor
1020 Locust Street
Philadelphia, PA 19107

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