Journal of Urban Health

, Volume 75, Issue 4, pp 704–723 | Cite as

Child development and pediatrics for the 21st century: The healthy steps approach

  • Kathryn Taaffe McLearn
  • Barry S. Zuckerman
  • Steven Parker
  • Michele Yellowitz
  • Margot Kaplan-Sanoff
Special Feature The Fourth Annual Margaret E. Mahoney Symposium on the State of the Nation's Health

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© The New York Academy of Medicine 1998

Authors and Affiliations

  • Kathryn Taaffe McLearn
    • 1
  • Barry S. Zuckerman
    • 2
  • Steven Parker
    • 3
  • Michele Yellowitz
    • 1
  • Margot Kaplan-Sanoff
    • 4
  1. 1.The Commonwealth FundNew York
  2. 2.Department of PediatricsBoston University School of Medicine, Boston Medical CenterBostonUSA
  3. 3.Division of Developmental and Behavioral PediatricsBoston Medical CenterBostonUSA
  4. 4.Boston University School of MedicineBostonUSA

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