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Candice Odgers Public Policy, Psychology and Neuroscience

Candice Odgers’ research focuses on how social inequalities and early adversity influence children’s future health and well-being, with an emphasis on how new technologies, including mobile phones and web-based tools, can be used to understand and improve the lives of young people.

Awards

Jacobs Foundation Advanced Research Fellowship, 2016.

Distinguished Contributions to Psychology in the Public Interest Early Career Award, American Psychological Association, 2015.

Fellow, Association for Psychological Science, 2013.

Janet Taylor Spence Award for Transformative Early Career Contributions, Association for Psychological Science, 2012.

Relevant Publications

D. Bailey, et al, "Persistence and Fadeout in the Child and Adolescent Interventions." Journal of Research on Educational Effectiveness 10, no. 1 (January 2, 2017): 7-39. doi:10.1080/19345747.2016.1232459.

J.R. Baldwin, et al, “Childhood Bullying Victimization and Overweight in Young Adulthood: A Cohort Study.” Psychosomatic Medicine 78, no. 9 (November 2016): 1094-1103. doi: 10.1097/PSY.0000000000000388

J. Newbury, et al, “Why are Children in Urban Neighborhoods at Increased Risk for Psychotic Symptoms? Findings From a UK Longitudinal Cohort Study.” Schizophrenia Bulletin 42 no. 6 (May 6, 2016): 1372-1383. doi: 10.1093/schbul/sbw052

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Appointment

Fellow Child & Brain Development

Institution

Duke University

Education

PhD University of Virginia

MA Simon Fraser University

AB Simon Fraser University

Country

United States

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On June 4th, 2015, CIFAR convened a roundtable with Dr. Charles Nelson and Toronto-area community and government leaders to discuss...

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Workshop Brief: Building Neighbourhoods That Thrive

IMPROVING NEIGHBOURHOOD SETTINGS TO PROMOTE CHILD AND FAMILY WELL-BEING On March 9, 2017, CIFAR, in partnership with the Toronto Child...

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Building Neighbourhoods That Thrive: Panel Discussion

Mario Luis Small, Candice Odgers, and Daniele Zanotti answer questions after the Building Neighbourhoods That Thrive event.

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Building Neighbourhoods That Thrive: Candice Odgers

Senior Fellow Candice Odgers presents at Change Makers: Building Neighbourhoods That Thrive.