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Board Profile: Sheila Ohlsson Walker
Sheila Ohlsson Walker is a behavioral geneticist with dual appointments as an assistant scientist at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health and assistant professor at the Johns Hopkins School of Education. She studies the biological intersection between stress and educational outcomes. Sheila joined Turnaround for Children’s board of directors in 2015.
Translating Science into Practice
By studying the impact of adversity on the developing brain, Turnaround is on to something big. We are connecting the dots between science, adversity and school performance.