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Dr Dipesh Navsaria is a pediatrician, occasional children's librarian, public health professional and child health advocate.

He practices primary-care pediatrics at a community health center working with underserved populations.  He is involved in advocacy training for residents, medical students, and practicing physicians.  His educational interests also include public and population health training for clinicians.

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Additionally, Dr Navsaria is strongly engaged with early literacy programs in health care settings, particularly around ideas of early brain and child development, which include neurobiological effects of adversity and poverty upon the developing brain.

A dynamic speaker who easily translates basic science and clinical medicine for a wide variety of audiences in order to shape programs and policy, Dr Navsaria lectures locally, regionally and nationally on early literacy, early brain and child development, child health advocacy and technology.

“But I arise in the morning torn between a desire to improve the world and a desire to enjoy the world. This makes it hard to plan the day.”

                                                                                 — EB White

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