Skip to main content



The Next Page Education Event / March 2021

Watch our conversation from this March about how we can best care for children in the context of recent trauma and how positive learning and emotional experiences can help families heal.
  • Krishnan Subrahmanian is a father of two small children and pediatrician at Hennepin Healthcare and the Redleaf Center for Family Healing. He serves as an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at the University of Minnesota where he is the Co-Chair of Admissions for the Medical School. He previously served with Partners in Health and as a clinician at Rosebud Indian Health Services as well as The Baylor International Pediatric AIDS Initiative. His favorite children's book is The Velveteen Rabbit.

  • Gigi Chawla is Chief of General Pediatrics at Children's Minnesota as well as Medical Director for Reach Out and Read Minnesota. Throughout her career, Dr. Chawla has sought to better integrate behavioral health, developmental health and social services into children's primary care. She frequently appears in the media to provide health guidance to families.

An adult and child point to a book. Only their hands and the book are visible.

Our Impact

Our 2022/23 Executive Partner

© 2024 Reach Out and Read Minnesota

Powered by Firespring