Dr. Lisa Chalik is an assistant professor of psychology at Stern College for Women. She received both her master’s degree and doctorate from New York University and her bachelor’s degree from Rutgers University. She is the director of the Developing Minds Lab at Stern College, where her research focuses on the theories that children build […]
Aug 31, 2009 — Dr. Jonathan Feldman, assistant professor at Ferkauf Graduate School of Psychology, is the co-recipient of a $2.5 million grant from the National Institute of Health’s National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine to study ethnic disparities in childhood asthma. The grant is shared with researchers at Arizona State University. Research will […]
Seven out of 10 U.S. children have low levels of vitamin D, raising their risk of bone and heart disease, according to a study of over 6,000 children by researchers at Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University. The striking findings suggest that vitamin D deficiency could place millions of children at risk for high blood pressure and other risk factors for heart disease. The study is published today in the online version of Pediatrics.
YU’s Azrieli Graduate School of Jewish Education and Administration will host two seminars this June in cooperation with the Association of Modern Orthodox Day Schools and Yeshiva High Schools.