CONTACT: SHAWN PRESLEY
100 Old Public Library
Iowa City IA 52242
(319) 384-0011; fax (319) 384-0024
UI psychologist to lecture, lead discussion on children and accidents
IOWA CITY, Iowa -- Jodie Plumert, an associate professor in the UI department
of psychology, will lecture and lead an informal discussion on "Why Do
Children Have So Many Accidents?"
Sponsored by the UI Obermann Center for Advanced Studies and Alice's Rainbow
Childcare Centers, the event will be Wednesday, April 30 at 6:30 p.m. at The
Sprout House, 421 Melrose Ave.
A recipient of an Obermann Center for Advanced Studies Spelman-Rockefeller
Child Research Grant, Plumert will present some of the results of her research
in a discussion with area parents. The presentation includes video clips of
The lecture is free and open to the public. Free on-site child care is available
with advance notice. Contact John Robert Gardner for information at 319-335-4034
or Mary Larson at 319-354-1466.