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Seminar – Sara Jaffee, PhD – “Exposure To Violence And Children’s Development: Who Is Most Vulnerable?”

December 6 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Sara Jaffee, PhD
Sara Jaffee, PhD

Sara Jaffee, PhD
University of Pennsylvania


About the Speaker: Sara Jaffee graduated from Oberlin College in 1994 and received a PhD in developmental psychology from the University of Wisconsin–Madison in 2001. Having spent 11 years straddling the Atlantic Ocean, first at the Institute of Psychiatry in London as a post-doc, then as an assistant professor at the University of Pennsylvania starting in 2003, then back at the Institute of Psychiatry as a Senior Lecturer and Reader starting in 2007, she returned to Penn in 2012. Jaffee studies risk and resilience in children’s development with a focus on exposure to family and neighborhood violence.


For Further Information: Contact Teresa Palumbo at 608.263.5837 or palumbo@waisman.wisc.edu

The seminar series is funded by the John D. Wiley Conference Center Fund, the Friends of the Waisman Center and NIH grant U54 HD090256.


December 6
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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