Get Involved

There are many ways you can get involved with Docs For Tots.  Sign up for our mailing list and you will receive communications, newsletters and opportunities from us.  We welcome all to sign up and become part of our community.

Doctors are encouraged to “join our network“. Docs For Tots was founded as a nationwide network of children’s doctors advocating for young children.  Because of both the access that doctors have to our youngest children combined with their credibility as public champions, we continue to build this network and provide you with opportunities and support to get involved.  Also by joining our network and signing our prescription you are sending a strong message to policy makers and the public about priorities.

We encourage you to share with your networks, utilize our materials and reach out to us and share your interests, resources, questions and opportunities for us to work together or provide assistance.

Latest News

Are We, as Early Childhood Professionals, Asking the Right Questions?

The other day I was asked by a 4-year-old boy: “Have you ever been to prison? My daddy’s been to prison.” Jay and his . . .
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2015: A Year of Building Better Systems for Young Children in New York

Docs for Tots is proud of the work accomplished in 2015 towards our mission of creating connections between young children’s doctors, policymakers, early childhood practitioners, and other stakeholders to . . .
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A-Waiting Opportunity

Dr. Dina Lieser is Co-Director of Docs for Tots and Director of Community Pediatrics and Ambulatory Pediatrics at Nassau University Medical Center.     . . .
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Investing in quality early learning programs is the most efficient way to affect school and life success and to reduce social expenditures later.

James Heckman, economist, Nobel laureate