Alan E. Guttmacher, M.D. has served as Director of the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development since August 2010, following a term as Acting Director beginning in December 2009.
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Dr. Caroline Signore discusses NICHD research efforts to find out more about the pregnancies of women with disabilities.
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Former NICHD Deputy Director Yvonne Maddox reflects on how her family, mentors, and the NIH have shaped who she is.
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Twitter #ChildObesityChage—Sept. 9, 2-3 p.m. EDT. Hosted by @NCCOR, @NICHD_NIH and @theNCI
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Int'l Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (FASD) Awareness Day, September 9, 2014
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