Can you believe this: He already forfeited his medical licence and the school district still has him come and speak!!!! I called the superintendent's office but they didn't want to talk about it!!!!
Published: October 22, 2009 08:03 am
Area News Roundup
Children's brain functions to be subject of Cooperstown talk
COOPERSTOWN _ Nationally renowned developmental pediatrician and author Dr. Mel Levine will speak at Cooperstown Elementary School from 7 to 8:30 p.m. tonight.
The program, which is free and open to the public, will focus on brain functions that influence children's learning, productivity and social interactions, presenters said. Copies of Levine's three books will be available for purchase at the program.
Levine is director of Bringing Up Minds, a nonprofit organization offering information for parents and caregivers about juvenile brain functions.
Levine was chief of pediatrics at the Children's Hospital in Boston for 14 years and directed the Clinical Center for the Study of Development and Learning at the University of North Carolina, where he is professor of pediatrics.
Levine's appearance is made possible by the Cooperstown School District in conjunction with the Cooperstown PTO.