The Society for Research in Child Development (SRCD) regularly issues press releases on new research findings published in Child Development and on cutting edge developmental science reseach from its members and other publications. SRCD also issues statements from leadership on salient issues related to the organization and to child devleopment, as well as  and media advisories on SRCD’s Biennial Meetings and other events. SRCD's press department can be reached at communications@srcd.org.

For Journalists

Journalists are encouraged to call or email the SRCD press officer (Jill Braunstein at jbraunstein[at]srcd.org) if they would like additional information for a story, including copies of full papers or contact with authors, or would like to receive SRCD press releases by email.

For Child Development Authors

All manuscripts accepted for publication in Child Development are subject to a media embargo date. The media embargo ensures that a journal article is available to the public as soon as journalists report on it, and that all journalists have fair access to research, including the opportunity to review it in advance of publication. For more information, please read SRCD’s policy on media embargo dates or contact SRCD’s press officer.

All manuscripts accepted for publication in Child Development require a 300-500 page public summary, or lay summary. Please read SRCD’s guidelines for writing a public summary for more information.

Press Releases and Statements

June 21, 2018

June 20, 2018

June 19, 2018

June 16, 2018

May 22, 2018

April 17, 2018

March 20, 2018

February 20, 2018

January 23, 2018

December 19, 2017

November 14, 2017

October 24, 2017

September 19, 2017

August 22, 2017

July 25, 2017

June 20, 2017

May 16, 2017 

April 25, 2017 
 
March 21, 2017 
 
February 8, 2017
 
December 6, 2016
 
October 6, 2016
 
July 21, 2016
 
May 25, 2016
 
March 30, 2016
 
December 16, 2015
 
October 14, 2015
 
August 18, 2015
 
June 17, 2015
 
April 15, 2015
 
February 11, 2015
 
December 18, 2014
 

October 23, 2014

September 10, 2014

July 24, 2014

June 12, 2014

April 30, 2014

March 6, 2014

February 3, 2014

November 21, 2013

October 22, 2013

October 16, 2013

September 24, 2013

September 4, 2013

July 30, 2013

July 2, 2013

April 18, 2013

March 28, 2013

February 12, 2013

December 20, 2012

October 30, 2012

September 11, 2012

August 21, 2012

June 14, 2012