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Pediatrics: Official Journal of the American Academy of Pediatrics

Children and Screens is pleased to announce the release of a special report of what is currently known and what we need to learn about the effects of digital media on toddlers, children and adolescents in the highly-regarded journal Pediatrics.

The Supplement is the result of a collaboration of more than 130 recognized experts in the field from a diverse background of disciplines, institutions and perspectives organized into 22 workgroups. Research spanning the fields of psychiatry, psychology, neuroscience, pediatrics, sociology, anthropology, communications, education, law, public health, and public policy informed their work.

Read more about the Pediatrics Supplement >


The 2018 National “Digital Media and Developing Minds” Congress will take place in mid-October of 2018. A date and place will be announced shortly.


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