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    Maternal Child Health Epidemiology Unit

    Mission: To provide statewide epidemiological leadership and expertise for the maternal and child health programs that support women and children in Michigan

    Goal: To develop evidence-based prevention strategies translated into public health policy and practice

    Objectives: To conduct needs assessments, assist with program design and implementation, and provide program evaluation support

    Priority Areas: Click on the boxes below to access data and epidemiologic findings for selected areas of Maternal Child Health Epidemiology, as well as a description of each area's epidemiologist.

    Birth Defects/ Early Hearing
    Detection and
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    Newborn Screening
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    WIC and Family Planning 
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    Michigan Pregnancy
    Risk Assessment
    Monitoring System
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    Oral Health
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    Unit Wide Projects:  

    MCH Databook
    MCH Data book 2000-2009 
    MCH Data book 1996-2005 

    Maternal Mortality
    Pregnancy Associated Death in Michigan Fact Sheet, 2013
    Michigan Maternal Mortality Surveillance (MMMS): 1999-2004 Report  
    Lessons Learned from Maternal Mortality Surveillance in Michigan 1999-2004  

    New Methods for Ascertaining Maternal Deaths in Michigan 1999-2003 

    Infant Mortality
    Infant Mortality Socio-Economic Trends, 2008-2010
    Infant Mortality in Michigan

    Michigan  Perinatal Survey
    2005 Michigan Perinatal Survey Report 

    Children with Special Health Care Needs (CSHCS)
    Michigan Data Brief 2007 

    States Monitoring Assisted Reproductive Technology (SMART) Collaborative
    Michigan's Surveillance Plan, FY 2010-2012 

    Preconception Health
    The Health of Women and Girls Factsheets Series
    Preconception Health Indicators - 2012
    Preconception Nutrition and Physical Activity 2010-2011

                                                                                            History of Maternal Child Health 
                                                                    Back to the Lifecourse Epidemiology & Genomics Division

    Related Documents
    Preconception Nutrition and Physical Activity Fact Sheet - 324925 bytes PDF icon

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