MedicineNet Reports On UMKC Professor's Study

State Spending on Poverty Really Pays Off for Kids: Study

“Child abuse and neglect is a public health crisis, and it needs a public health response to be prevented. Pathways toward addressing poverty is one of the cornerstones, I believe, for preventing child abuse and neglect,” said lead author Dr. Henry Puls, from the pediatrics department at Children’s Mercy Kansas City, and associate professor, pediatrics, University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine. Read more.

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Published: Oct 18, 2021

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