James P. Comer, M.D. MPH. • Guest lecturer for our May Meeting No. 1436

James P. Comer, M.D. MPH. • Guest lecturer for the Meeting No. 1436 - May 28,  2014 - of the Connecticut Academy of Arts and Sciences
James P. Comer, M.D. MPH. is the Maurice Falk Professor of Child Psychiatry at the Yale University School of Medicine’s Child Study Center, and has been a Yale medical faculty member since 1968. During these years, he has concentrated his career on promoting a focus on child development as a way of improving schools. His efforts in support of healthy development of young people are known internationally.
In February 2014, Dr. James P. Comer was appointed to the President’s Advisory Commission on Educational Excellence for African Americans. Read more about this appointment.