Office of Epidemiology and Research, Division of Research

Advancing Applied MCH Research


Funded Projects

The Office of Epidemiology and Research, Division of Research supports 2 types of extramural MCH research projects. The 2 extramural MCH research projects supported are the R40 Extramural MCH Research Grant Competition (MCHR) and the R40 Secondary Data Analysis Studies (SDAS). The R40 MCHR and SDAS programs are competed annually.

Latest Grantee Publications

Pooler J, Perry DF, Ghandour RM. Prevalence and risk factors for postpartum depressive symptoms among women enrolled in WIC. Matern Child Health J. 2013. Jan 18. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 23329168.

Beiler JS, Schaefer EW, Alleman N, Paul IM. Newborn Anticipatory Guidance Delivered at Office-based vs. Home Nurse Visits. J Community Med Health Educ. 2013; 3: 228. doi:10.4172/2161-0711.1000228

Putnam‐Hornstein E, Cleves MA, Licht R, & Needell B. Risk of fatal injury in young children following abuse allegations: evidence from a prospective, population‐based study. Am J Public Health. 2013 Oct;103(10):e39‐e44.

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