Lauriane Bellot-Hanson currently serves as the Sr. Coordinator of Early Brain and Child Development at the Arizona Chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics. Prior to this position, she worked as a program coordinator for Southwest Behavioral & Health Services where she planned and implemented substance abuse prevention services utilizing SAMHSA’s Strategic Planning Framework for community and environmental change. Lauriane’s passion for public health steams from her international experience in Senegal, France and Germany where she was able to witness various health beliefs and health systems and their impact on communities. Lauriane moved to Arizona in 2004 to be with her husband Andrew. She is the proud mother of two amazingly kind and curious boys, Noah and Jonas.