Edward Markey

From the office of:

Edward Markey

From: The Honorable Donald M. Payne, Jr.
Sent By:
Date: 9/30/2015

Co-Chairs of the Congressional Men’s Health Caucus

Congressman Donald Payne, Jr. (NJ) and

Congressman Markwayne Mullin (OK)

in collaboration with Men’s Health Network

Invite you to attend a briefing:


What’s Happening With Boys?

Early Childhood Challenges with a Lifetime Impact


Tuesday, October 6, 2015

12:00 noon – 1:30 pm

Rayburn B-369

Lunch will be provided


Speakers will include:

Michael Gurian

Co-Founder, The Gurian Institute

Author, The Wonder of Boys and The Minds of Boys

Walter Gilliam, PhD 

Associate Professor of Child Psychiatry and Psychology, Yale University

Director, The Edward Zigler Center in Child Development and Social Policy

Georgina Peacock, MD, MPH, FAAP

Director, Division of Human Development and Disability

National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities (NCBDDD)

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

Lisa Gordon

Trainer, Center for Culturally Responsive Practice (CCRP)

Bank Street College of Education

Marcus C. Anthony

Acting Director of Teacher Education

Rutgers University-Newark

An RSVP is encouraged, but not required.

Please contact Megan Higdon at or 202-543-6461 x 101

for more information or to RSVP.

This will be a widely attended event.