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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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Knoche, L.L., Witte, A.L. Home-school partnerships in support of young childrenís development: The intersection of relationships, rurality, and race. Advances in Race and Ethnicity in Education. (Book Chapter). 2017 5:145-164.
Bovbjerg ML, Cheyney M, Brown J, Cox KJ, Leeman L. Perspectives on risk: Assessment of risk profiles and outcomes among women planning community birth in the United States. Birth. 2017 Mar 22. doi: 10.1111/birt.12288. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 28332220.
Meinzen-Derr J, Wiley S, Phillips J, Altaye M, Choo DI. The utility of early developmental assessments on understanding later nonverbal IQ in children who are deaf or hard of hearing. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 2017;92:136-142. 2017 Jan;92:136-142.
Garro A, Chodobski A, Szmydynger-Chodobska J, et al. Pediatric Emergency Care Applied Research Network (PECARN). Circulating matrix metalloproteinases in children with diabetic ketoacidosis. Pediatr Diabetes. 2017 Mar;18(2):95-102.