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Professor Mark Greenberg
Bennett Endowed Chair in Prevention Research, College of Health and Human Development, Penn State University
Dr Karen Blase
Senior Scientist, Frank Porter Graham Child Development Institute, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Dr Ellen Taylor-Powell
Distinguished Evaluation Specialist Emeritus University of Wisconsin – Extension
International Child Rights Advocate
Improving Children’s Lives is an applied and inter-disciplinary research initiative that links together a number of research centres, clusters and institutes at Queen’s University Belfast.
Through an ambitious programme of research, communication and advocacy activities, we seek to achieve lasting improvements in the health and wellbeing of children and young people.View ICL Website
The theme of this international conference is that social, health and educational services will be most effective in bringing about positive improvements in children’s lives when they are: children’s rights-based; outcomes-focused and evidence-informed.
This conference aims to stimulate dialogue on interdisciplinary research and practice. It will be of interest to those whose work focuses on the design, delivery or evaluation of effective services for children and families including: View Venue Page
• service commissioners
• and policy makers
Queen's University Belfast, Northern Ireland
20-22 February 2014
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