3426.0 Women, Maternal, and Infant Health

Monday, October 29, 2012: 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Session Objectives: Assesses the health and family characteristics of young children with and without intellectual disability and identify risk factors for intellectual disability in early childhood using a nationally-representative, population-based contemporary cohort of US families. Describe the recent trends in the occurrence of venous thromboembolism in pregnant women over the last 14 years. Describe factors that affect feto-infant mortality rates in the Mississippi Delta and identify areas with the greatest potential for reduction. Describe patterns of socio-environmental risk factors in a sample of primarily African-American and Latina mothers of premature infants. Demonstrate the need for increased HIV testing efforts among women with intimate partner violence and all non-pregnant women in the U.S., and to better understand the barriers to HIV testing.

Introductory Remarks
Multiple Social-Environmental Risks and Mother-Infant Interaction among Mothers of Premature Infants
Kristin M. Rankin, PhD, Camille Fabiyi, MPH, PhD Candidate, Rosemary White-Traut, PhD and Kathleen F. Norr, PhD
Concluding Remarks

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Organized by: Epidemiology
Endorsed by: Maternal and Child Health, Women's Caucus

CE Credits: Medical (CME), Health Education (CHES), Nursing (CNE), Public Health (CPH) , Masters Certified Health Education Specialist (MCHES)

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