Advances and Recognition

Devlopmental & Behavioral Pediatrics photo

The behavioral and developmental division provides input and steering on wide-ranging issues affecting children's health, education and welfare nationally.

Dr. Janet Fischel is one of nine members of the National Early Literacy Panel of the National Institute for Family Literacy. The panel's report, Developing Early Literacy: Report of the National Early Literacy Panel, was published in 2008. Based on this report, the National Center for Family Literacy published an introductory teacher guide, What Works, for early language and literacy instruction, in 2009.


Stony Brook Children's Services is offering Telehealth services which will allow our patients to receive our high-quality care from the safety and privacy of their home.

To see if your pediatric needs can be met virtually, please call Stony Brook Children's Service at (631) 444-KIDS.

If you have already booked a Telehealth visit and have questions about connecting to Microsoft Teams for your visit, please call one of our representatives at (631) 638-0597 Monday through Friday from 8 am to 6 pm. They will be happy to assist you. If you require support outside of these hours, please visit

Cómo unirse a su visita médica de telesalud de Stony Brook con la aplicación Microsoft Teams