Improving Health Outcomes of Military Children Through Research and Policy Initiatives
Repository Posting Date2017-07-25T19:22:33Z
Author DetailsMargaret C. Wilmoth, PhD - School of Nursing, Lewis School of Nursing & Health Professions, Georgia State University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA; Alicia Gill Rossiter, DNP - College of Nursing, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida, USA
Lead Author Sigma AffliationDelta Beta-at-Large
Other Title(s)Ethical Considerations of Veteran- and Military Family-Focused Academic and Research Initiatives [ Symposium]
Level of EvidenceN/A
Military children are subjected to stressors similar to their servicemember parent placing them at risk for health issues secondary to parental service. They represent a distinct and unique sub-group of the military and policy initiatives aimed at improving the healthcare of military children are needed to strengthen the military family.