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June 1, 2003 | Program Result
Boston University Medical Center expanded the Reach Out and Read program, which trains pediatric providers in counseling parents about reading to their children and provides practitioners with books to give them at well-child visits.
February 1, 2002 | Program Result
Community Access to Child Health (CATCH) began as a program funded by the RWJF designed to encourage pediatricians to work locally to improve access to health care for children.
September 1, 2002 | Program Result
The American Academy of Pediatrics and the Coalition of Community Foundations for Youth co-sponsored a conference to promote collaboration between frontline pediatricians and community foundations in generating community-based child health initiatives.
September 1, 2006 | Toolkit
The purpose of the pediatric emergency preparedness toolkit is to ensure that hospitals across the country are 100 percent compliant with national guidelines created to improve the quality of care children receive in Emergency Departments (EDs).
To employ a comprehensive set of interventions to improve the health of children in Trenton, New Jersey.
To support community-based coalitions aimed at improving efforts to control pediatric asthma.
March 24, 2010 | Program Result
The Developing Families Center in Washington, D.C., provides health and social support services to young women and their families in the city's low-income, Black neighborhoods.
December 1, 2002 | Program Result
The National Society to Prevent Blindness, Prevent Blindness America New York Division conducted a public service advertising campaign starting in 2001 to encourage vision care for school-age children in New York City.
January 22, 2007 | Program Result
The Center for Health and Health Care in Schools was established with a $2.64 million grant to strengthen the well-being of children and youth through health programs and health care services in schools.
January 1, 2004 | Program Result
Starting in March 2001, New York State's Permanent Judicial Commission on Justice for Children developed and implemented a pilot training project in the Bronx family court system called "Babies Can't Wait."