To reduce rates of smoking in families by supporting research to develop and evaluate effective new interventions to help women quit smoking before, during and after pregnancy.
- $222,000.00 awarded to Philadelphia Health and Education Corporation d/b/a Drexel University College of Medicine - Technical assistance and direction for RWJF's Smoke-Free Families program
- $250,000.00 awarded to General Hospital Corporation-Massachusetts General Hospital - Testing the feasibility and efficacy of a tobacco control strategy for parents of newborns
- $100,000.00 awarded to General Hospital Corporation-Massachusetts General Hospital - Exploring the role of mood, provider communication, and risk perceptions on pregnant women's tobacco use.
- $50,000.00 awarded to University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Nursing - Studying procedural feasibility of a smoking resumption-prevention intervention for pregnant and postpartum women
- $249,864.00 awarded to General Hospital Corporation-Massachusetts General Hospital - Studying the use of bupropion for smoking cessation in postpartum women