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Tuesday, August 3, 2021
12:00 pm1:00 pm
Online - Link Sent with Registration

We invite you to join to discuss one of the most prevalent issues that families, caretakers, educators, and pediatric healthcare providers face on a daily basis: screen time! We'll be joined by our friends at LiveMore ScreenLess to talk about how screens affect the development of the young child's brain, experts' screen time recommendations for young children, and how we can provide practical, realistic, and helpful guidance for families.

The webinar is free, accessible to the public, and will be recorded and shared for future viewing. Just register in advance to get your link to join.

Our Medical Director, Dr. Gigi Chawla, will be joined by Maree Hampton and KK Meyers, co-founders of the Minnesota based organization, LiveMore ScreenLess.

Maree Hampton, M.Ed. C.H.E.S.

Maree Hampton brings expertise in health education, youth development and
program evaluation with 25 years experience working in urban and rural
communities, as well as in higher education. As a co-founder of LiveMore ScreenLess,
Maree serves as Director of Strategy and HealthPromotion. With a Master’s Degree in
Education Youth Development Leadership, and a National Certification in Health
Education, she brings public health expertise and a deep understanding of the
power of collaboration, equity, culture and systems change to the comprehensive
work of LiveMore ScreenLess.


Katherine Myers, M.Ed

As LiveMore’s Director of Youth Engagement and Education, KK brings a high level of
authentic credibility to her work as a veteran educator with twenty-five years of
experience in the classroom. With a Master’s Degree in Education and as a College
Board Certified National Faculty Consultant, her work is guided in best practices for
student and adult learners. KK has a deep commitment to the health and wellbeing
of all young people and the critically important role of adults to listen, guide,
advocate for, and nurture the lives of young people.


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