FMRI Seminar: Jason Fletcher (UW-Madison), “Extending Evidence for the Importance of Fetal Programming on Old Age Mortality”

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Grainger Hall, Room 1280 (975 University Ave, Madison, WI 53715)
@ 3:00 pm - 4:15 pm
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Jason Fletcher is a Vilas Distinguished Achievement Professor of Public Affairs with appointments in Applied Economics and Population Health Sciences. A specialist in health economics, economics of education, social genomics, and child and adolescent health policy, Dr. Fletcher focuses his research on examining social network effects on adolescent education and health outcomes, combining genetics and social science research, estimating long-term consequences of childhood mental illness, and examining how in utero and early life conditions affect later life health, cognition, and mortality.