Health and Nutrition

Report: Inheriting a Sustainable World: Atlas on Children’s Health and the Environment

This publication describes the global impact of the environment on children’s health and provides a framework for creating sustainable environments and reducing the exposure of children to modifiable environmental hazards.

Resource: Strategies for Addressing Asthma in Schools

This resource (PDF, 16 pages) provides information and tools for implementing asthma control programs in schools. Staff in state health departments and others interested in “asthma friendly schools” can use this resource to develop comprehensive asthma management programs for school settings.

Resource: IAQ Knowledge to Action Professional Training Webinar Series Archive

This archived webinar series features four hour-long technical web-based trainings that address how to improve or sustain indoor air quality (IAQ) management programs within schools or school districts.

The Power of the Adolescent Brain: A TAG Talk

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Office of Adolescent Health, in collaboration with the Interagency Working Group on Youth Programs and Penn Translational Neuroscience Center Co-Director Dr. Frances Jensen developed a video and two discussion guides about research on adolescent brain development, functioning, and capacity.