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Sixth annual child advocacy award dinner

NYU Child Study Center to honor Larry Summers, President of Harvard, and Ann Tenenbaum and Tom Lee

New York University Child Study Center

On Wednesday, December 3, 2003, The NYU Child Study Center will host its sixth annual dinner at the Regent Wall Street. Chaired by Beth and Michael Fascitelli, this year's dinner, "Giving Children Back Their Childhood," will celebrate the remarkable advances researchers from the Child Study Center have made in the field of mental health which, in turn, will help children suffering with mental disorders to lead happy, healthy and productive lives. Honorees include Lawrence H.. Summers, President of Harvard University and Ann Tenenbaum and Thomas H. Lee for their commitment to children and adolescents.

In addition, the Child Study Center public service announcement (PSA) will debut at the dinner. The PSA campaign includes television, print and radio spots sponsored by The Bear Stearns Charitable Foundation and created by BBDO New York. The campaign, which also features the tagline, "Giving Children Back Their Childhood," is part of a larger 9/11 Public Education Campaign designed to educate parents, teachers and others about detection and treatment of both 9/11-related and other general mental health disorders.

DATE: WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 3, 2003

TIME: 6:30 COCKTAILS, 7:30 DINNER

PLACE: THE REGENT WALL STREET

55 WALL STREET, NEW YORK CITY

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