10 Year Study to Find Out How We Develop

10 Year Study to Find Out How We Develop

Top of Mind with Julie Rose

Vacancies, Screen Time, Eugenics, Mongolian Music

Episode: Vacancies, Screen Time, Eugenics, Mongolian Music

  • Feb 13, 2019 11:00 pm
  • 11:56 mins

Guest: Kara Bagot, MD, Study Co-Investigator As a parent, you may be worried about how things like screen time, substance use, and sports could affect your child’s brain. Right now, we don’t have solid answers to those questions. But hundreds of researchers are embarking on the largest long-term study of brain development and child health in the US to find out. It’s called ABCD or the Adolescent Brain Cognitive Development Study and is funded by the National Institutes of Health.