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Strengthening the evidence for maternal and child health programs


Injury and Violence Prevention

MCHB's Injury and Violence Prevention Programs

The U.S. Health Resources and Services Administration's (HRSA) Maternal and Child Health Bureau (MCHB) funds a network of Injury and Violence Prevention Programs, many of which address prevention of sudden and unexpected death of infants and children. These programs include:

Other National Organizations

Maternal and Child Health Library Resources

The MCH Digital Library expands the work of the National SUID/SIDS Resource Center by placing SUID/SIDS into the larger MCH perspective. See these Library resources for links to injury and violence prevention resources:


Updated January 2013

This project is supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) under grant number U02MC31613, MCH Advanced Education Policy, $3.5 M. This information or content and conclusions are those of the author and should not be construed as the official position or policy of, nor should any endorsements be inferred by HRSA, HHS or the U.S. Government.