Online Program

SIDS, Infant Mortality and Preterm Birth

Monday, November 4, 2013: 4:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
This session will provide participants current data reflecting effective strategies for reducing infant mortality.
Session Objectives: Describe recent trends in U.S. infant mortality Identify two approaches that address reducing the racial disparity in infant mortality rates
Lena Camperlengo, RN, MPH, DrPH
Kimberly Arcoleo, PhD, MPH and Lena Camperlengo, RN, MPH, DrPH

Recent declines in infant mortality in the US, 2005-2011   
Marian MacDorman, Ph.D. and T.J. Mathews, M.S.
What went right? factors associated with a dramatic decline in infant mortality in an urban population   
Jennifer Kmet, MPH, Marian Levy, DrPH, RD, FAND, George Relyea, MA,MS and David Sweat, MPH

See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement and author's information.

Organized by: Maternal and Child Health
Endorsed by: Epidemiology, Socialist Caucus

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