Presentations

The Data Resource Center for Child & Adolescent Health presents at conferences nationally and internationally regarding children's health and health measurement. Below are selected presentations, presentations from data users, audioconferences and MCHB DataSpeak presentations. Unfortunately we are unable to provide 508-compliant versions of these documents, for more information click here.

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Selected Presentations from the DRC

When Complex Care Goes Complementary: Closing the Loop on Integrated Care for Children with Special Health Care Needs. 

The International Research Congress on Integrative Medicine and Health (IRCIMH)
May 15, 2014

Complementary and Alternative Medicine Use Among Youth with Recurrent Headaches (HA). 

The International Research Congress on Integrative Medicine and Health (IRCIMH)
May 15, 2014

Pediatric Integrative Medicine: Current Review of Emerging Trends
The International Research Congress on Integrative Medicine and Health (IRCIMH)
May 14, 2014

When Complex care Goes Complementary: Closing the Loop on Integrated Care for Children with Special Health Care needs
Pediatric Academic Societies (PAS)
May 3, 2014

A Profile of Health Problems and Quality of Care for Publicly vs. Privately Insured Children in the US
Pediatric Academic Societies (PAS)
April 28, 2014

Advancing the Use of Population-Based National Survey Datasets Including Data on CAM Use in Children
The International Research Congress on Integrative Medicine and Health (IRCIMH)
May 13, 2014   

Putting Data into Action - The Data Resource Center for Child and Adolescent Health
Division of Services for Children with Special Health Needs (DSCSHN) Webinar
February 25, 2014                                                                           

Resilience and protective factors in childhood: Understanding the relationship of positive health indicators to home, school, and community environment
American Public Health Association (APHA)
Annual Meeting and Exposition, November 2-6, 2013

Adverse childhood experiences: Understanding association with child health outcomes and access to health care using a life course perspective
American Public Health Association (APHA)
Annual Meeting and Exposition, November 2-6, 2013

National and State Data on ACE Risk and Resilience: The Call for Mind/Body Interventions                                          The National Summit on Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs)                                                                                   May 14th 2013  

Prevalence, Characteristics and Experiences of California's Children with Special Health Care Needs
Legislative Briefing, California State Assembly
April 18, 2013

Engaging Families and Leveraging National and State Data to Advance Quality Improvement Partnerships
18th Annual Maternal and Child Health Epidemiology (MCH EPI) Conference
Advancing Partnerships: Data, Practice, and Policy
December 12, 2012

Putting Data Into Action: Accessing and Using Data from the NS-CSHCN
State Public Health Autism Resource Center Technical Assistance Webinar
March 21, 2012

Putting Data Into Action: Accessing and Using Data from the National Survey of Children with Special Health Care Needs
Association of Maternal and Child Health Programs (AMCHP) Annual Conference 
February 14, 2012

Findings from the 2009-2010 National Survey of Children with Special Health Care Needs (NS-CSHCN)
Maternal and Child Health Bureau's Data Speak
January 19, 2012

National and State Prevalence of Standardized Developmental Screening and Links to Early Intervention and Mental Health Services Access
Academy Health Annual Conference
June 13, 2011

Merging Data and Policy for Children's Health: Influencing Change at the State Level Using the National Surveys of Children's Health and CSHCN
Association of Maternal and Child Health Programs (AMCHP) Annual Conference
February 12-15, 2011

Youth with Special Health Care Needs: A Snapshot of Oregon Findings from the National Survey of CSHCN
Oregon Health Authority
February 3, 2011

Understanding and Applying Multilevel Models in Maternal and Child Health Epidemiology and Public Health
Maternal and Child Health Epidemiology Conference
December 15, 2010

Demystifying Data! An Overview of 3 Child & Adolescent Parent Survey Health Datasets & Research Resources
Pediatric Academic Societies
May 3, 2008

Consumer-Centered Data and Strategies to Advance Evidence-Based Advocacy in Child Health
AAP Chapter Advocacy Summit
November 10, 2007

National and State Findings and Resources for Assessing School-Related Functioning, Health Needs and Coordination of Care for Children and Youth with Special Health Care Needs (CYSHCN)
National Assembly on School-Based Health Centers National Convention
June 30, 2007

The Data Resource Center for Child and Adolescent Health: Using Data for Action
Family Voices National Conference
May 25, 2007

Comparing Health and Health Outcomes for CSHCN and Non-CSHCN: Findings from 3 National Surveys
Association of Maternal and Child Health Programs (AMCHP)
March 2007

Issues to Consider when Analyzing Data from the SLAITS Child Health Surveys
Data Users Conference
July 2006

Measuring coordination of care for children with special health care needs: Alternative methods and findings in national and state level surveys
Academy Health’s Annual Research Meeting (ARM)
June 2006

Maximizing the Use of National Surveys on Children’s Health
Kids Count Grantee Meeting
Spring 2006


Children with Frequent or Severe Headache: New Data on Population Prevalence, Characteristics, Health Status and needs and Access to Health Care (Also see Poster and Abstract)
Pediatric Academic Society and Easter Society for Pediatric Research Annual Meeting
March 2006

Alternative Models for Stratifying CSHCN Identified through Three National Surveys
Child Health Services Research Meeting
June 2005

Identifying Children & Youth with Special Health Care Needs for the National Survey of CSHCN
Association of Maternal and Child Health Programs (AMCHP) Annual Conference
February 2004

Presentations from Data Users

Frequency of medication treatment, behavioral therapy, and dietary supplements among a national sample of children with special health care needs and ADHD
October 2012, American Public Heath Association Annual Meeting,  Visser, S.N., Danielson, M.L., Ghandour, R.M.

Using data from the 2009/10 National Survey of Children with Special Health Care Needs this team examined medication use and behavioral therapy treatment among children with ADHD. This presentation includes interesting findings across race/ethnicity, geographic region, age and insurance type.

Examining the relationship between emergency room visits of children with neurodevelopmental disabilities and access to services and family financial hardship: 2005-2006 National Survey of Children with Special Health Care Needs
October 2012, American Public Health Association Annual Meeting, Lin, S.C.

Changes in Receipt of Preventive Dental Care among American Indian/Alaska Native Children
This poster presentation uses data from the 2003 and 2007 National Survey of Children's Health to examine changes in the utilization of preventive dental care American Indian/Alaska Native (AI/AN) children. The poster was presented at the 2010 National Oral Health Conference in April 2010.

Audioconferences

Using the Data Resource Center To Strengthen Your Story!
April 2007

Using the Data Resource Center for State-Level Indicators of Child Health and Well-Being--Your Data, Your Story!December 2006

MCHB DataSpeak

Findings from the 2009-2010 National Survey of Children with Special Heath Care Needs

This program coincided with the data release of the 2009-2010 National Survey of Children with Special Health Care Needs (NS-CSHCN). Over the course of the program, 4 speakers discussed the purpose, methodology, key findings, and ways to access both state and national data of the 2009-2010 NS-CSHCN.

New Findings from the 2007 National Survey of Children’s Health (NSCH)

This DataSpeak focused on information from the 2007 National Survey of Children’s Health. A leading scientist from the NCHS provided an overview of the survey methodology and a senior representative from the MCHB discussed potential applications of the survey as well as selected findings. The director of the CAHMI provided information about accessing National- and State-level survey data online and highlighted key State-level survey results.

Findings from the 2005-2006 National Survey of Children with Special Health Care Needs
This DataSpeak conference coincided with the data release of the 2005–2006 NS-CSHCN. The Director of the Office of Data and Program Development at the Maternal and Child Health Bureau, a Senior Scientist at the CDC’s National Center for Health Statistics, and the Director of the National Data Resource Center for Child and Adolescent Health provided an overview of the survey findings and implications.

New Findings from the National Survey of Children's Health
Building upon a DataSpeak conducted in 2005 which provided an overview of initial findings from the survey, this program presented findings from three indepth studies that were featured in a special February 2007 issue of Pediatrics.

The National Survey on Children’s Health: A New Data Resource for the MCH Community
In this DataSpeak program, officials from the MCHB and NCHS described the purpose of the survey, its design, and the methodology used to collect the data. A professor at the Institute for Health Policy Studies, University of California at San Francisco provided an overview of survey findings.