Student Opportunities at the Center
Read the Center's Student Bulletin to learn about ways for students to get involved at the Center on the Developing Child, including the following:
- Register for our Student Seminar Series
- Join our Doctoral Student Collaborative
- Apply for the Julius B. Richmond Fellowship
- Fall 2014 Graduate Course on the Science of Early Childhood Development
- Learn about our Internship Opportunities
INNOVATION IN ACTION
FIND: Using Science to Coach Caregivers
At Children’s Home Society of Washington, social service providers are using video clips of parents interacting with their young children to help the parents identify their own strengths and learn which interactions best promote healthy development. Created in partnership with researchers at the University of Oregon and Oregon Social Learning Center, this intervention supports positive interactions in young families facing adversity and models an innovative co-creation and testing process for science-based strategies. Learn more in this Innovation in Action video, the second in this series of portraits that focuses on innovative, collaborative work as part of Frontiers of Innovation.
Any available full-time positions at the Center are posted on Harvard’s employment Web site at http://www.employment.harvard.edu. All applicants for employment with Harvard University must apply for the specific job opening through its Web site.
Throughout the year, the Center offers work for highly motivated students in its offices at 50 Church Street and in the labs of our affiliated faculty across the campus.
One Brain, Many Genomes
Genomic Variability Between Single Neurons in Health and Disease
Christopher A. Walsh, M.D., Ph.D.
Chief, Division of Genetics and Genomics, Children's Hospital Boston
Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Bullard Professor, Pediatrics and Neurology, Harvard Medical School
Tuesday, September 30, 6:30 pm
Light refreshments served at 6:15 pm
The Biological Labs, Room 1080
16 Divinity Avenue, Cambridge
This event is free and open to the public. It is sponsored by the Conte Center.
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