Edward Schor


Edward Schor

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Edward L. Schor, M.D., is senior vice president for programs and partnerships at the Lucile Packard Foundation for Children's Health. As a vice president at The Commonwealth Fund, Dr. Schor directed the State Health Policy and Practices program and the Child Development and Preventive Care program. Dr. Schor, a pediatrician, has held a number of positions in pediatric practice, academic pediatrics, health services research, and public health.



Vice President, Programs and Partnerships – Lucile Packard Foundation for Children's Health

Vice President, The Commonwealth Fund
Director, State Health Policy and Practices & Child Development and Preventative Care programs
Medical Director, Division of Family and Community Health – Iowa Department of Public Health
Medical Director, The Chesapeake Health Plan, Baltimore
Director, Division of General Pediatrics – University of New Mexico
Program Director, Medical Education and Improving Functional Outcomes and Well-Being – Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation
Director, Functional Outcomes Program – New England Medical Center
Chair, Committee on Early Childhood, Adoption and Dependent Care – American Academy of Pediatrics
Chair, national Task Force on the Family – American Academy of Pediatrics
Panelist – Maternal and Child Health Bureau Child Health Survey Technical Panel



2006 – John C. MacQueen Award, Association of Maternal and Child Health Programs



Caring for your school-age child: 5-12Caring for Your School-Age Child: Ages 5 to 12

This comprehensive health reference is a complete guide to the complex developmental issues of the middle years.

 It includes more than 100 illustrations and offers expert information on:

  • Nutrition, injury prevention, immunizations, physical fitness, and sports participation
  • School readiness, the gifted, or the student with learning disorders
  • Depression, aggression, shyness, and running away
  • Health concerns
  • Coping with divorce, death, and moving

Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 978-1-58110-525-4
  • Product Code: CB0003-P
  • Publication Date: September 1, 2004
  • Format: eBook
  • Illustrations: 102 black & white illustrations
  • Publisher: American Academy of Pediatrics 
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