Investing in Children's Health
NCSL Legislative Summit: Tuesday, July 27, 2010
Miriam Fordham, Legislative Research Commission, Kentucky
Michael Fraser, PhD, CAE, chief executive officer, Association of Maternal and Child Health Programs, Washington, D.C., "Investing in Children’s Health" ( 14-page PDF file, speaker presentation), "Investing in Children’s Health" ( 3-page PDF file, speaker notes)
Senator Karen Keiser, Washington; chair, Senate Health & Long-Term Care Committee, "Innovative Programs for Children" ( 6-page PDF file)
Representative Melvin J. Neufeld, Kansas; Chair, Federal and State Affairs;
NCSL Vice-President (2009-10)
State lawmakers seek cost-effective solutions to control health spending. Investing in prevention and health care for children saves states money. Learn about promising practices and comprehensive approaches that coordinate programs and services.