HDI Open House

Friday, June 23, 2017

The Healthy Development Initiative, a community-focused research, education and outreach program led by University of Massachusetts Amherst faculty, is hosting its annual Open House on Friday, June 23 from 3-5 p.m. at the UMass Center at Springfield.

The public is invited to attend and learn more about the initiative, which is aimed at understanding and promoting the psychological and physical health and well-being of children, adolescents, adults and seniors, according to its director, Kirby Deater-Deckard, professor of psychological and brain studies at UMass Amherst.

At the open house for professionals and the public on Friday, there will be light refreshments, informal presentations about exciting new research discoveries and outreach activities, and tours of the laboratory and office at the UMass Center.