Ask A Colleague Query

To build capacity and improve peer-to-peer support among CityMatCH members, the organization maintains an online membership network — the Ask-A-Colleague Service (or AAC). As a member, you may access the AAC service to quickly and efficiently query your colleagues around the country on your MCH program, policy, practice and data use concerns. Submitting a Request Contact CityMatCH at 402-552-9500…

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CityMatCH eLearning Community

This eLearning community provides access to online resources developed to augment CityMatCH projects, which are grounded in the philosophy that all children and families deserve to be healthy and achieve their optimal growth and development. Children and families in urban areas have unique needs and deserve special attention. The resources in this portal: Institute for equity in birth outcomes; local…

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Perinatal Periods of Risk Approach

What is PPOR? Perinatal Periods of Risk (PPOR) is a comprehensive approach to help communities use data to reduce infant mortality. Designed for use in US cities with high infant mortality rates, PPOR brings community stakeholders together to build consensus and partnership based on local data. CityMatCH developed the approach between 2000-2004. Want to use the PPOR approach, then used the below…

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MCH Life Course Toolbox

The Life Course Perspective offers a way of looking at health, not as disconnected stages unrelated to each other, but as an integrated continuum. This perspective suggests that the many facets of life contribute to health outcomes across the course of one’s life. It builds on public health and social science literature which highlight the influence of each stage…

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Archive: 2017 Training Course in MCH Epidemiology

The 2017 Training Course in Maternal and Child Health Epidemiology took place June 12-16, 2017 in Clearwater Beach, FL. The course was geared to individuals with basic to intermediate skills in statistical and epidemiologic methods, preferably in MCH or a related field. Access pre/post-training webinars and materials in this archive.  2017 Pre/Post-Training Webinars 2017 Pre/Post-Training Materials for Download 2017 Faculty Bios Learn about the…

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Join us in Portland, OR September 12-14, for the 2018 CityMatCH Leadership & MCH Epidemiology Conference.