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Connecticut Children's Announces Recipients of 2016 Hayley Petit Injury and Violence Prevention Fellowships
The Connecticut Children’s Injury Prevention Center is proud to announce the six outstanding women who will receive The Hayley Petit Injury and Violence Prevention Fellowship for the summer of 2016.
June 3, 2016  

Connecticut Children's Expands Where's Baby? Campaign to Include Daycare Outreach
Connecticut Children’s Medical Center is launching another campaign to raise awareness about the life-threatening risks of leaving children alone in cars that heat up dangerously fast in hot summer months.
May 24, 2016  

Connecticut Children's Experts Highlight Success of Help Me Grow® at National Forum Promoting Children's Optimal Healthy Development
The Help Me Grow® National Center, based at Connecticut Children’s Medical Center, is convening its seventh annual forum to address the importance of identifying vulnerable children and referring them to beneficial community-based programs and services.
May 18, 2016 

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Featured Press

occhpress-courant.jpg"Thousands of CT Children Have Lead Poisoning, But Testing Misses Many"
The Courant
May 2016


"Local Pediatricians Will Soon Screen for 'Toxic Stress'"
The Day
January 2016

occhpress-wnpr.jpg "In Hartford, Better Planning for Children with Asthma"
December 2015

occhpress-richmond.jpg "Some See Poverty, Not Access to Care, as Main Obstacle to Kids' Health"
Richmond Times-Dispatch
November 2015

occhpress-usnews.jpg "How Pediatricians are Helping Moms with Postpartum Depression"
Yahoo! News/U.S. News & World Report
May 2015