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DataSpeak - Children's Emotional, Behavioral, & Developmental Well-being: New Data and Tools for the Field

Jane Foy, MD, professor of pediatrics for Wake Forest University School of Medicine, coordinator of the Integrated Primary Care-Mental Health Program for Northwest AHEC, and chairperson for the AAP Task Force on Mental Health, was one of three speakers for the latest DataSpeak Program webinar held on February 9, 2010. Foy discussed the role that the public health community plays in addressing the epidemic of pediatric mental illness and provided resources developed by the Task Force on Mental Health. DataSpeak is a series of programs offered by HRSA’s Maternal and Child Health Bureau.