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Department of Health and Human Services
Secretary's Advisory Committee on Infant Mortality
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April 24-25, 2013 Meeting


Well Woman Care Reproductive Choice and Preconception Health on the National Agenda (PDF- 289 KB) – Jeanne Conry, M.D., Ph.D.

Preconception Health Promotion. From the Concept Practice (PDF - 275 KB) – Merry-K. Moos, B.S.N., M.P.H., FAAN

The Role of Prenatal Care as a Women’s Health Strategy to Reduce Infant Mortality (PDF - 2 MB) – Arden Handler, Dr.P.H.

National Maternal Health Initiative. A Comprehensive Collaborative Strategy (PDF - 244 KB) – Keisher Highsmith, Dr.P.H.

Improving the Health of Women following Pregnancy:  Interconception Care (PDF - 783 KB) – Milton Kotelchuck, Ph.D.

Collaborative Improvement & Innovation Network Interconception Care (PDF - 522 KB) – Rebekah Gee, M.D.

Engaging And Empowering Women.  Patient Centered Care (PDF - 2 MB) – Sara Shields, M.D., M.S.

Listening to Mothers III.  National Survey Results by Primary Payer and Race/Ethnicity (PDF - 2 MB) – Maureen Corry, M.P.H.

Women’s Health in the United States.  The Promise of the Affordable Care Act (PDF - 926 KB) – Nancy C. Lee, M.D.

Strong Start for Mothers and Newborns (PDF - 1 MB)– Erin Smith, J.D.

Healthy Start Update (PDF - 737 KB) – Hani Atrash, M.D., M.P.H.

Update from Agency for Health Care Quality and Research (PDF - 9 MB) – James B. Battles, Ph.D., and LTC Shad Deering, M.D., FACOG

Center for Best Practices:  National Governor’s Association (PDF – 235 KB) Brian Osberg, M.P.H.

State Action to Improve Birth Outcomes. ASTHO (PDF - 1 KB) – Ellen Pliska, MHS, CPH

CityMatCH Infant Mortality Initiative (PDF - 766 KB) – Chad J. Abresh, M.Ed.,

CoIIN. Using the Science of Quality Improvement and Collaborative Learning to Reduce Infant Mortality (PDF - 787 KB) – David S. de la Cruz, Ph.D., M.P.H.

It's Only Natural (PDF - 2 MB) – Miriam Harriet Labbok, M.D., M.P.H., Suzanne Haynes, Ph.D, presented

Recent trends in Infant Mortality and Infant Mortality Risk (PDF - 413 KB) – TJ Matthews, M.S. 

CoIIN Elective Delivery Team.  Plan to Measure Success (PDF - 1 MB) – William M. Sappenfield, M.D., M.P.H. and Lindsay S. Womack, MPH

Infant Mortality Prevention: Updates from CDC (PDF - 3 MB) – Wanda Barfield, M.D., M.P.H.