Maternal and Child Health Training Program
Healthy Tomorrows grantee Dr. Kira Gerger at the State House Advocacy Day. The objectives outlined for the Healthy Eyes Healthy Futures Massachusetts project will result in earlier identification and treatment of vision problems in young children that may lead to developmental delay... Read More
AAP Ohio Chapter Receives Healthy Tomorrows Grant to Support Quality Improvement Initiative. The Ohio Chapter, American Academy of Pediatrics has a history of using quality improvement methodology to address important issues in child health, such as asthma, childhood obesity, and autism. Now, with the support of a Healthy Tomorrows Partnership for Children grant... Read More
A Strategic Plan for the Division of MCH Workforce Development:
The Division of MCH Workforce Development uses a nationally focused multiyear strategic plan to guide its work and offer guidance to other entities invested in the MCH workforce. Four major themes drive our 2012-2020 National Goals: MCH Workforce Development, Diversity and Health Equity, Interdisciplinary/Interprofessional Training and Practice, and Science, Innovation and Quality Improvement. Read more about our current investments and core values…
This month the focus is on Strategic Plan Goal #4: Advancing Science, Innovation, and Quality Improvement!
Did you know that in 2012 to 2014, 92% of Healthy Tomorrows’ programs were sustained after federal funding ended?
The Division of MCH Workforce Development is excited to launch our new website! We welcome any feedback you may have. In addition, we’d like to highlight a few ways to engage:
In Fiscal Year 2013, the Division of MCH Workforce Development awarded 151 grants, an investment of $47 million. Grants are awarded to develop trainees for leadership roles in the areas of MCH teaching, research, clinical practice, public health administration and policy making, and community-based programs.
Laura Kavanagh, Director of MCH Workforce Development, provides a welcome and overview of the Training Program for Trainees.