Kevin Nugent, Ph.D., is director of the Brazelton Institute at Children's Hospital, Boston, where he has led studies of newborn infants and early parent-child relations for over three decades. He teaches at the University of Massachusetts at Amherst and at Harvard Medical School. With T. Berry Brazelton, he developed the Neonatal Behavioral Assessment Scale, used in hospitals around the world. Recently Nugent and colleagues created the Newborn Behavioral Observations system, designed to help parents understand their baby's behavior.
Abelardo Morell was born in Cuba in 1948. His work has been exhibited and collected by the Museum of Modern Art and the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York, the Art Institute of Chicago, and over forty other venues worldwide.