Affiliation: University of Chicago
- Primate evidence on the late health effects of early-life adversityGabriella Conti
The Harris School of Public Policy Studies, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 109:8866-71. 2012..We show that the lack of a secure attachment relationship in the early years engendered by adverse rearing conditions has detrimental long-term effects on health that are not compensated for by a normal social environment later in life...
- Personality and the education-health gradient: a note on "understanding differences in health behaviors by education"Gabriella Conti
Harris School of Public Policy, University of Chicago, 1155 E 60th Street, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
J Health Econ 32:480-5. 2013..We show that, alternatively to the authors, conclusions, personality contributes to the education-health gradient to an extent nearly as large as that of cognition...
- The developmental approach to child and adult healthGabriella Conti
Irving B Harris School of Public Policy Studies, 1155 E 60th St, Suite 148, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
Pediatrics 131:S133-41. 2013..We suggest policies to promote child health that are currently outside the boundaries of conventional pediatrics. We discuss current challenges to the field and suggest avenues for future research...