Ed Feil

Ed FeilWhen Ed Feil is not alpine skiing or raising his beef cattle, he is an ORI senior scientist studying early child psychopathology and school-and-home-based intervention programs to improve social and academic skills of young children. An employee since 1993, Ed is a leader in adapting effective behavioral interventions for the Internet. Feil and his team are developers of the successful Infant-Net program, a web-based support program for mothers and caregivers of babies living in poverty. Based on a proven parenting training program developed by Landry and Smith (Play and Learning Strategies), Infant-Net promotes the social-emotional development and communication skills of infants so as to foster healthy child development.