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Disparities in the Diagnosis and Care of Autism with Dr. David Mandel

Dr. David Mandel’s Kessler-Freedheim Lecture highlighted the disparities that exist, what potentially causes them, and some promising steps for improving them. 

Read more about Disparities in the Diagnosis and Care of Autism.

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ACEs and Toxic Stress

Dr. Nadine Burke-Harris gave a lecture at Peds Grand Rounds and The City Club of Cleveland on the impact of adverse childhood experiences and toxic stress on children.

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Oh the places you will go

The Schubert Center hosted 40 participants to discuss diversity in children’s literature as part of the Cleveland Foundation’s city-wide Common Ground conversation initiative. 

Read more about The Schubert Center's Common Ground 2018 event.

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Cleveland Book Week

Cleveland Book Week celebrated new voices in the picture book genre, as Derrick Barnes and Gordon C. James, the award-winning author and illustrator of Crown: An Ode to the Fresh Cut, gave a family-friendly presentation at the Cleveland Public Library.

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The Color of Law

Richard Rothstein led a small discussion group for interested Case Western Reserve University and Tri-C students and faculty. This event focused on the long reach of housing policy discrimination on the well-being of children today.

Community and University Partners

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International Center for Autism Research and Education

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Cleveland Foundation

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Anisfield-Wolf Book Awards

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Rainbow Babies & Children's Hospital