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New episodes: Turner, Loeckenhoff, Burrow

We talk about translational research in three new podcast episodes

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Video: Judith Smetana on adolescent-parent relationships

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

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Conference shares latest youth development research

The Youth Development Research update connects practitioners and researchers

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Alumni gifts support the greater good

Recent gifts funded PRYDE and the Milman BCTR Faculty Fellow

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Student Profile: Jessica Sweetman

Jessica is a BCTR alum who remains engaged with translational research

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

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New podcast episodes with Turner, Loeckenhoff, and Burrow

The BCTR's Doing Translational Research podcast engages researchers and practitioners in conversation about their work, and how they are involved in translational research. Our latest three episodes feature Andy Turner, Corinna Loeckenhoff, and Anthony Burrow.   In episode 3, BCTR director Karl...

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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...

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Coordinated team action best addresses elder abuse

The Cornell Chronicle reports on a recent publication, co-authored by BCTR director Karl Pillemer, outlining the likely traits of victims and perpetrators of elder abuse and the best approach to addressing the problem. The findings from the review of current research suggests that a...

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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...

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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...

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Regional CARE events share findings from 5-year study

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

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