Maternal and Child/Infant Health

The following content on the site has been tagged with the research term "Maternal and Child/Infant Health."

Faculty Bio

Campus: UMD | Building: School of Public Health | Room: 3310A
Phone: (301) 405-6118 |
Campus: UMD | Building: Morrill Hall | Room: 2105 - Maryland Population Research Center

Associate Professor, Family Science
Affiliate faculty, History Department
Other Affiliations: Public Health Science
Campus: UMD | Building: School of Public Health Building | Room: 1142W School of Public Health, Dept. of Family Science
Phone: 301.405.8940 |
Campus: UMD | Building: School of Public Health | Room: 1142K,School of Public Heath
Phone: 301.405.7573 |
Campus: UMD | Building: School of Public Health | Room: 1142E,School of Public Health

Assistant Professor (Joint Appointment), Behavioral and Community Health
Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Maryland School of Medicine
Other Affiliations: UMD Prevention Research Center
Campus: UMB | Building: Howard Hall | Room: 102
Phone: (410)706-7865 |
Campus: UMD | Building: School of Public Health | Room: 1142K
Phone: (301) 405-3581 |
Associate Professor, Family Science
Chair, Undergraduate Program Committee
Campus: UMD | Building: School of Public Health | Room: 1142M School of Public Health
Phone: 301.405.4014 |
Campus: UMD | Building: School of Public Health | Room: 2234U
Phone: (301)314-1588 |
Campus: UMD | Building: School of Public Health | Room: 1142 School of Public Health

Campus: UMD | Building: School of Public Health | Room: 2367
Phone: (301) 405-2469 |
Campus: UMD | Building: School of Public Health | Room: 1142GG School of Public Health
Phone: 301.405.3658 |
Campus: UMD | Building: School of Public Health | Room: 2234DD
Phone: (301) 405-3085 |
Building: School of Public Health | Room: 1142
Phone: 301 405 4012 |

Research Projects

Principal Investigator(s): 
Michel Boudreaux
Sponsor: AcademyHealth
This project will investigate the effect of Massachusetts Health Reform on infant and maternal health. The Massachusetts reform, implemented in 2006, included several features later adopted by the Affordable Care Act and it offers important lessons for national reform. The reform decreased the...
Principal Investigator(s): 
Michel Boudreaux; Rada K. Dagher
Sponsor: DHHS-Health Resources and Services Administration
The proposed project will examine the impact of Massachusetts health reform on infant and maternal health. The 2006 reform served as the blueprint for federal reform implemented under the Affordable Care Act (ACA). Thus, Massachusetts offers an important case study for guiding expectations of the...
Principal Investigator(s): 
Horowitz, Alice
Sponsor: Dental Trade Alliance Foundation
The purpose of this project is to develop two oral health passports to assist low income gravid women and women who have children 6 years of age and younger make appropriate choices regarding their own oral health and that of their children. The first passport will focus on the mother’s oral health...

Multimedia

Public Health Research@ Maryland 2015 Panel: Opportunities for a Better State of Maternal & Child Health in MD

This panel focused on programs to support maternal and child health in Maryland and nationwide, including ways to address infant mortality and the importance of health literacy in maternal health. The panel featured leads Sandra L. Hofferth, PhD, Professor, Dept. of Family Science, UMD School of Public Health Wendy G. Lane, MD, MPH, Clinical Assistant Professor, Dept. ...read more about Public Health Research@ Maryland 2015 Panel: Opportunities for a Better State of Maternal & Child Health in MD