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Child Maltreatment Solutions Network at Penn State
Connell to study impacts of COVID-19 and child maltreatment
Apr 16, 2020

Many populations are impacted by the effects of COVID-19 and the crisis response, but children may be especially vulnerable to poor outcomes during this time.

Child Maltreatment Solutions Network at Penn State
Seed grants jump-start 47 interdisciplinary teams to conduct COVID-19 research
Apr 14, 2020

The multi-institute initiative is providing a total of $2.25 million to help researchers leverage external support toward the creation of solutions to the myriad health, social and economic problems caused by COVID-19.

Child Maltreatment Solutions Network at Penn State
CHILD MALTREATMENT SOLUTIONS NETWORK APRIL AWARENESS EVENT CANCELLED
Apr 4, 2020

Please check back for our next event!

Child Maltreatment Solutions Network at Penn State
Investigating the impact of early-life adversity on physiological, immune, and gene expression responses to acute stress: A pilot feasibility study
Apr 3, 2020

Exposure to early-life adversity (ELA) can result in long-term changes to physiological systems, which predispose individuals to negative health outcomes. This biological embedding of stress-responsive systems may operate via dysregulation of physiological resources in response to common stressors.

Child Maltreatment Solutions Network at Penn State
Noll one of five receiving Faculty Scholar Medals
Mar 30, 2020

Five University faculty members have received 2020 Faculty Scholar Medals for Outstanding Achievement.Established in 1980, the award recognizes scholarly or creative excellence represented by a single contribution or a series of contributions around a coherent theme.

Child Maltreatment Solutions Network at Penn State
Achieving Social Impact by Bridging Research and Policy!
Feb 17, 2020

Why is there a 12 year gap between research and its use? How can you make sure providers and policy makers use your research so that it's impactful?

Child Maltreatment Solutions Network at Penn State
State handling of child abuse records and appeals process criticized in new report
Feb 3, 2020

Penn State researchers who scoured 2,000 child abuse reports across the state say the state should rethink a law that requires the destruction of some records of abuse allegations and re-examine what’s causing a state appeals bureau to overturn the vast majority of abuse rulings.

Child Maltreatment Solutions Network at Penn State
PODCAST: Preventing Child Maltreatment with Kate Guastaferro
Feb 3, 2020

Kate Guastaferro is a Penn State Methodology Center Research Associate

Child Maltreatment Solutions Network at Penn State
College of Health and Human Development Alumni Society Excellence In Teaching Award
Nov 22, 2019

Dr. Chad Shenk, Associate Professor of Human Development and Family Studies at Penn State, is awarded the College of Health and Human Development Alumni Society Excellence in Teaching Award

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