Research findings, awards, and other updates from WashU on topics of brain development, law and policy.

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Appleton wins Dukeminier Prize

From the WashU Newsroom

Susan Appleton, the Lemma Barkeloo & Phoebe Couzins Professor of Law at Washington University School of Law, has been awarded a Dukeminier Prize from the Williams Institute at the UCLA School of Law for her writing on family law.

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On topic: Leveling the playing field

An interview with Mary McKay, from the WashU Magazine

Mary McKay, PhD, Dean of the Brown School

Better together …

We have an associate dean [for social work]; her name is Patricia Kohl. Her expertise as a faculty member is around evidence-based parenting and family strengthening interventions. She has partnered with a public-health ­faculty member named Lora Iannotti, the ­associate dean for public health. Lora has an incredibly important body of work that focuses on how you address children’s nutritional needs in ways that are low burden and really can work in poverty-impacted global contexts…
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