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The Office of Epidemiology and Research, Division of Research supports two types of extramural Maternal and Child Health (MCH) research projects. The two extramural MCH research projects supported are the R40 MCH Field-Initiated Innovative Research Studies (FIRST) Program (MCH FIRST Program) and the R40 MCH Secondary Data Analysis Research (SDAR) Program (MCH SDAR Program). The R40 FIRST and SDAR Programs are competed annually.
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Goldstein H, Olszewski A, Haring C, Greenwood CR, McCune L, Carta J, Atwater J, Guerrero G, Schneider N, McCarthy T, Kelley ES. Efficacy of a Supplemental Phonemic Awareness Curriculum to Instruct Preschoolers With Delays in Early Literacy Development. J Speech Lang Hear Res. 2017;60(1):89-103.
Olswang, L.B., Goldstein, H. Collaborating on the development and implementation of evidence-based practices: Advancing science and practice. Evidence-Based Communication Assessment and Intervention. 2017 11(3-4):61-71.
Murase M, Wagner EA, J Chantry C, Dewey KG, Nommsen-Rivers LA. The relation between breast milk sodium to potassium ratio and maternal report of a milk supply concern. J Pediatr. 2017 Feb;181:294-297.e3.
Marcewicz LH, Anderson BL, Byams VR, Grant AM, Schulkin J. Screening and Treatment for Iron Deficiency Anemia in Women: Results of a Survey of Obstetrician-Gynecologists. Matern Child Health J. 2017 Aug;21(8):1627-1633
Daymont C, Ross ME, Russell Localio A, Fiks AG, Wasserman RC, Grundmeier RW. Automated identification of implausible values in growth data from pediatric electronic health records. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2017 Nov 1;24(6):1080-1087