Dr. Nugent speaks at conferences in Australia, Belgium, Portugal

J. Kevin Nugent, professor in the Department of Teacher Education and Curriculum Studies, gave the keynote address at “The infant, the family and the modern world: Intervening to promote healthy relationships,” the 2009 joint conference of the Australian Association for Infant Mental Health and the Australian Marcé Society, in Melbourne, Australia, in October.

Dr. Nugent was also invited to speak at the First International Congress on Parent-Child Relationships at the Universitaire de Tivoli, Brussels, Belgium, and at the International Conference on School Health in Evora, Portugal, both in November.

Dr. Nugent is the Founder and Director of the Brazelton Institute at Children's Hospital in Boston and is on the faculty of the Harvard Medical School in the Department of Pediatrics.