Search Cornell
doingtrneweps

New episodes: Turner, Loeckenhoff, Burrow

We talk about translational research in three new podcast episodes

Listen now >
smetana speaking

Video: Judith Smetana on adolescent-parent relationships

See the full 2016 John Doris Memorial Lecture - video now online

Read more >
burrow presenting

Conference shares latest youth development research

The Youth Development Research update connects practitioners and researchers

Read more >
millman visits casasola lab

Alumni gifts support the greater good

Recent gifts funded PRYDE and the Milman BCTR Faculty Fellow

Read more >
sweetman

Student Profile: Jessica Sweetman

Jessica is a BCTR alum who remains engaged with translational research

Read more >

OUR MISSION:

The Bronfenbrenner Center for Translational Research expands, strengthens, and speeds the connections between research, policy, and practice to enhance human development and well-being.

Learn More About the Center >

Center News

news-whitlock-powers-featured
bctrlogo

New systematic reviews on 4-H public speaking programs and volunteer engagement

How can 4-H youth programs improve volunteer recruitment and retention? What is the impact of 4-H public speaking programs? The latest BCTR systematic translational reviews (STRs) address these questions. These topics were proposed to the BCTR Research Synthesis Project as questions that needed addressing...

Learn More >
news-actlogo-feature

New Tool Helps Program Staff Better Serve Young Parents

The ACT for Youth Center of Excellence has developed an Asset/Risk Assessment Tool for use with families headed by adolescents or young adults. The tool was created for programs working within Pathways to Success, a New York State Department of Health...

Learn More >
news-crpsir-logo-featured

Online course brings self-injury to the surface

By Olivia M. Hall from the Cornell Chronicle: The cuts, burns and scars of nonsuicidal self-injury (NSSI) are rarely seen, as they are inflicted in private and hidden under pant legs and sleeves. Janis Whitlock, Ph.D. ’03, director of the Cornell Research Program on...

Learn More >
Evidence-Based Living logo

Evidence-Based Living blog now on Psychology Today web site

In a sea of often-conflicting advice and information, the BCTR's Evidence-Based Living blog presents scientifically-accurate information on topics that effect our daily lives. When each day seems to bring a new study, reversing a previous study, the Evidence-Based Living blog takes a...

Learn More >
lauxman

PRYDE inaugural explores the future of youth development research

The inaugural celebration for the Program for Research on Youth Development and Engagement (PRYDE) featured three eminent speakers in a panel discussion on “The Future of Youth Development Research: Perspectives from Research and Practice.” This panel uniquely reflected the mission of PRYDE in...

Learn More >
View all News >

Connect With Us

Upcoming Events

2016 Iscol Lecture: Glenn Martin

Mass Incarceration: An Experience Shared by 65 Million Americans

7:30pm

Sep
27
View All Events >

Research In Translation

rit-2015-rccpcareevent-featured

Regional CARE events share findings from 5-year study

RCCP director Martha Holden addressing attendees The BCTR’s Residential Child Care Project (RCCP) disseminates...

View All Research in Translation >