Educational Dinner Program: Childhood Adversity/Toxic Stress

May 9, 2019 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
NYU Winthrop Hospital
259 First Street
Dr. Martin Spatz Conference Center, Mineola
NY 11501
Jessica Geslani

Please join us and help spread the word for our educational dinner program on Thursday, May 9th!

We’re thrilled to be joined by Dr. Andy Garner, co-author of “Thinking Developmentally: Nurturing Wellness in Childhood to Promote Lifelong Health,” who will discuss the lifelong effects of childhood adversity/toxic stress and give pediatricians an evidence-based road map for building a healthier future for the next generation.

Event: “What Happens in Childhood Does Not Stay in Childhood:  Why this is true and what we should do!”

Presented By:  NYS AAP – Chapter 2

When: May 9, 2019 from 6:30pm – 9:00pm

Where:  NYU Winthrop Hospital | 259 First Street, Dr. Martin Spatz Conference Center | Mineola, NY 11501



6:30pm – 7:30pm

7:30pm – 8:30pm
What Happens in Childhood Does Not Stay in Childhood: Why this is true and what we should do!

Andrew Garner, MD, PhD, FAAP
Clinical Professor of Pediatrics
CWRU School of Medicine
Cleveland, OH

8:30pm – 9:00pm
Questions & Answers

Andrew Garner, MD, PhD, FAAP & Panel Experts


  • Explain the significance of recent advances in the basic sciences of development (e.g., epigenetics, developmental neuroscience)
  • Describe the ecobiodevelopmental model of disease and wellness, some of its advantages, and a few of the implications for medicine
  • Define relational health and at least three components of a public health approach to build relational health

Registration Fee:

This event is free for Chapter members.  (Space is limited!)
$10:  NYS AAP – Chapter 2 or 3 Members (this fee will be refunded to Chapter members who attend)

$40:  Non Member Pediatricians (this fee can be applied to Chapter dues)