Reflections on our Early Childhood Education Workgroup in the First Year

May 22, 2024

Last spring, Children’s National and HSC Health Care System formed an early childhood…

Nurturing Every Child: A Closer Look at Immigrant Children’s Health

April 10, 2024

In the colorful tapestry of our diverse society, children from immigrant backgrounds bring unique perspectives, dreams, and…

CHAI Affiliate Faculty: Announcing Our 2024 New Members!

Marcy 29, 2024

The CHAI Affiliate Faculty Program opens its application process every January. This year, we had a record number of applicants, and it…

Addressing Poverty by “TEACH”ing the Next Generation of Pediatricians

February 28, 2024

One of the best things about being a pediatrician is using the skills we learn over the years to help children and families…

Turning Pages in 2024: A Few Book Recommendations

January 23, 2024

The Child Health Advocacy Institute (CHAI) wishes you a wonderful 2024! In welcoming the spirit of well-being, we’ve compiled a list of must-read….

Inaugural BARDA STEM Innovator Experience

November 29, 2023

The Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority (BARDA) collaborated with Johnson & Johnson Innovation – JLABS @ Washington…

Growing Partnerships and Supporting Youth Mental Health in Montgomery County, MD

November 1, 2023

The power of strong partnerships between the healthcare and education sector are vast for…

Tremendous Learning Experience: RWJF’s Culture of Health Program

October 4, 2023

In my relentless effort to secure funding from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, I applied to be a part of their Culture…

Recognizing efforts of health care providers to address chronic absenteeism through school collaboration

August 28, 2023

The impact of Collaborative for Attendance Resources in Education & Health (CARE-H) Program at Children’s…

Childhood Obesity and Mental Health

August 2, 2023

We learned how childhood obesity goes beyond physical health concerns; it significantly affects the mental well-being of these children as well. As obesity rates…