In this episode, Diana talks to Dr. Dana Suskind, the author of Parent Nation, Unlocking Evey Child’s Potential, Fulfilling Society’s Promise

Building a Parent Nation with Dr. Dana Suskind

Dr. Suskind is a pediatric neurosurgeon who decided to use her experience working with children and families and brain research to write a book about what families need and how a society can help families thrive through policy.

They discuss:

  • What is happening in a baby’s brain in the early years?
  • What is the Return on investment of investing in children in the early years?
  • How do we get the lawmakers to use the science to inform policy?
  • Why Parents and Caregivers should join together as a voting bloc


Make sure to follow Parent Nation on Instagram @buildaparentnation and Dr. Suskind on Twitter @drdanasuskind and Instagram @drdanasuskind