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CDC Foundation Partnership to Help Reduce Maternal Mortality in the United States

Strong, accurate data are critical for identifying opportunities for preventing deaths among mothers and designing effective interventions. A new collaboration between the CDC Foundation, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Association of Maternal and Child Health Programs will produce stronger data than ever before and foster collaboration that can lead to effective interventions. Funding for the collaboration was provided through an award agreement with Merck on behalf of its Merck for Mothers program.

Temporal Variability-Urine Phenol During Pregnancy

848
environmental health
Temporal Variability-Urine Phenol During Pregnancy
France
To study the temporal variability of phenol urinary concentrations during pregnancy, focusing on the between-day and between-trimester variability. The study will identify the efficiency of within-subject pooling of biospecimens to characterize the mean urinary levels of phenols during pregnancy.
Institut Albert Bonniot
CDC’s National Center for Environmental Health

Pregnancy and Endocrine Disruptors

846
pregnancy
Pregnancy and Endocrine Disruptors
Massachusetts, USA
United States of America
To assess the feasibility of collecting urine and blood specimens from women who enroll in the Boston University Pregnancy Study Online program and to characterize the distribution of urinary bisphenol A (BPA) and phthalate-metabolites and serum-perfluorinated chemicals in collected urine and blood specimens.
Slone Epidemiology Center at Boston University
CDC’s National Center for Environmental Health
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