10/30/2019 1:55:27 AM / Jennifer Beard
A team based in Lusaka and Boston wants to better understand the causes of child mortality in Zambia. As part of their work, they are bridging the gap between scientific research and mental health by offering grief counseling to bereaved parents.
2/5/2013 8:00:00 AM / Sarah Ingersoll
A free SMS health and safety service to help mothers and babies celebrates its third year helping improve infant mortality in the United States.
10/15/2012 7:43:14 AM / Gary Darmstadt, Andrew Serazin
Today GAPPS, an initiative of Seattle Children’s, announced five innovative research projects that places the focus on prevention of premature births to shrink that knowledge gap.
10/15/2012 7:30:08 AM / Dr. Craig E. Rubens
The Global Alliance to Prevent Prematurity and Stillbirth announced funded projects today for the Preventing Preterm Birth initiative.
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