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March of Dimes launches Prematurity Prevention Network
Date:1/23/2012

die each year as a result of their early birth. Babies who survive an early birth often face the risk of lifelong health challenges, such as breathing problems, cerebral palsy, learning disabilities and others.

Among the experts who spoke were :

  • Roberto Romero, MD, chief of the Perinatology Research Branch, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health,
  • Jay D. Iams, MD, professor and endowed chair, Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Ohio State University College of Medicine,
  • Ruth Ann Shepherd, MD, division director, Adult & Child Health Improvement,Kentucky Department for Public Health,
  • Steven L. Clark, MD medical director, Women's and Children's Clinical Services, Hospital Corporation of America,
  • Bryan T. Oshiro, MD, vice chairman and associate professor, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Loma Linda University School of Medicine,
  • Wanda D. Barfield, MD, MPH, director, Division of Reproductive Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention,
  • Samuel R. Nussbaum, MD executive vice president, Clinical Health Policy and chief medical officer, WellPoint, Inc.
  • Patrick Conway, MD, MSc,chief medical officer, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services,
  • Alan E. Guttmacher, MD director, National Institute for Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health.

A joint effort by the March of Dimes, the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP), American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP), American College of Nurse-Midwives (ACNM), Association of Women's Health, Obstetric and Neonatal Nurses (AWHONN), and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the symposium and network grew out of the 2009 March of Dimes Symposium on Quality Improvement to Prevent Prem
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Contact: Elizabeth Lynch
elynch@marchofdimes.com
914-997-4286
March of Dimes Foundation
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