The State of Children’s Health

Sandra Fenwick (CEO, Boston Children’s Hospital), Madeline Bell (CEO, The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia) and Carolyn Miles (CEO, Save the Children) discuss the current status of children’s health and what the future holds. The panel, moderated by Paula Apsell (Senior Executive Producer, NOVA), addresses investments in medical research as well as in communities, and speaks to social determinants of health such as poverty and homelessness. The conversation, which deals with both domestic and global health issues, highlights the many successes of our healthcare system as well as the many challenges, old and new, that we face today in children’s health.