Advancing Women’s Health: Research to Reduce Maternal Mortality and Morbidity
Posted on 03/06/2020
NICHD is working with the Department of Health and Human Services and the National Institutes of Health to enhance coordinated activities addressing the problem of maternal morbidity and mortality.
Addressing opioid withdrawal in newborns, improving pain management for women
Posted on 02/03/2020
I recently joined NIH Director Dr. Francis Collins, HHS Secretary Alex Azar, and Surgeon General Vice Admiral Jerome to highlight the integral role NICHD plays through our ACT NOW initiative.
Reflecting on 2019
Posted on 01/03/2020
NICHD Director Dr. Diana Bianchi looks back at 2019 and NICHD’s many amazing accomplishments.
Reaching Pregnant Women Through the All of Us Research Program
Posted on 11/14/2019
Pregnancy is a time when women are especially curious about their changing bodies and the development of their future child. In an effort to reach more pregnant women, NICHD’s PregSource® crowdsourcing project is partnering with the All of Us project.
Transforming Down Syndrome Research
Posted on 10/1/2019
In this busy fall season, NICHD joins a trans-NIH investment into funding for Down syndrome research and research to establish a standard of care for newborns exposed to opioids.