JAMA Child Health Media Briefing

Child Health

A JAMA Theme Issue Media Briefing

Hilton New York

New York City

10 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.

Tuesday, April 30, 2013


10 – 10:15 a.m.

Welcome and Opening Remarks

Moderator: Howard Bauchner, M.D., JAMA Editor-in Chief, Chicago


10:15 – 10:45 a.m.

Effect of Different Dosages of Oral Vitamin D Supplementation on Vitamin D Status in Healthy, Breastfed Infants

Hope Weiler, R.D., Ph.D., McGill University, Montreal

PowerPoint Slides


10:45 – 11:15 a.m.

Immunogenicity of 2 Doses of HPV Vaccine in Younger Adolescents vs. 3 Doses in Young Women

Simon R. M. Dobson, M.D., University of British Columbia, Vancouver

PowerPoint Slides


11:15 – 11:45 a.m.

Association of OPRM1 and COMT Single-Nucleotide Polymorphisms With Hospital Length of Stay and Treatment of Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome

Jonathan M. Davis, M.D., The Floating Hospital for Children at Tufts Medical Center, Boston

PowerPoint Slides


11:45 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.

Shedding Light on the Long Shadow of Childhood Adversity

David A. Brent, M.D., University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine and Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, Pittsburgh

PowerPoint Slides