Welcome to the 2021 State of Babies Summit

Summit Program

2:00-2:15 pm | Introduction & Key Data Findings

2:15-2:50 pm | Panel: Economic Security

2:50-2:55 pm | Family Story: Emily Rodenbeck

2:55-3:15 pm | Panel: Child Care

*Times are approximate and listed in Eastern Time.

3:15-3:20 pm |  Family Story: Brisandi Ruiz

3:20-3:45 pm | Panel: Maternal and Child Health

3:45-3:50 pm | Family Story: Anna Akins

3:50-3:55 pm | Closing: Take Action

An Overview

Explore key findings from this year’s State of Babies Yearbook with ZERO TO THREE’s Chief Policy Officer, Dr. Myra Jones-Taylor.

An Overview

Explore key findings from this year’s State of Babies Yearbook with ZERO TO THREE’s Chief Policy Officer, Dr. Myra Jones-Taylor.

A Deep Dive

Expert panelists tackle the tough issues facing families today and lay out the strong, permanent, national policies that will ensure these families – and their babies – have what they need to thrive.

Economic Security

Darrick Hamliton, PhD

The New School

Sam Hammond, MA

Niskanen Center

Myra Jones-Taylor, PhD

ZERO TO THREE

Anna Wadia, MA

Ford Foundation's Future of Work(ers)

Child Care

Barbara Chow, MA

Heising-Simons Foundation

Walter Gilliam, PHD

The Yale University Child Study Center

Jackie Mader

Hechinger Report

Jessica Sager, JD

All Our Kin

Maternal and Child Health

Rahil Briggs, PhD

HealthySteps at ZERO TO THREE

Markita Mays, LCSW

UCSF Department of Psychiatry

Kerrie Schnake, MA

SC Program for Infant/Toddler Care

A Deep Dive

Expert panelists tackle the tough issues facing families today and lay out the strong, permanent, national policies that will ensure these families – and their babies – have what they need to thrive.

Economic Security

Darrick Hamliton, PhD

The New School

Sam Hammond, MA

Niskanen Center

Myra Jones-Taylor, PhD

ZERO TO THREE

Anna Wadia, MA

Ford Foundation's Future of Work(ers)

Child Care

Barbara Chow, MA

Heising-Simons Foundation

Walter Gilliam, PHD

The Yale University Child Study Center

Jackie Mader

Hechinger Report

Jessica Sager, JD

All Our Kin

Maternal and Child Health

Rahil Briggs, PsyD

HealthySteps at ZERO TO THREE

Markita Mays, LCSW

UCSF Department of Psychiatry

Kerrie Schnake, MA

SC Program for Infant/Toddler Care

Meet the Families

How are families doing? Hear directly from parents about their experiences this past year.

Meet the Families

How are families doing? Hear directly from parents about their experiences this past year.

Emily

Brisandi

Anna

Listen on the go!

Listen to key findings, expert panel discussions, and family stories from the State of Babies Summit on the go.

Listen on the go!

Listen to key findings, expert panel discussions, and family stories from the State of Babies Summit on the go.

Get your state's data

Take action on behalf of your state's infants and toddlers.