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Wessel MA. 1996. Katherine Bain, MD. Itasca, IL: American Academy of Pediatrics, Pediatric History Center, Oral History Project, 30 pp.

Annotation: In this oral history interview Katherine Bain discusses her time in medical school, her early career, working with children, her career in the U.S. Children' Bureau, consulting with the Defens e Department during World War II, the Emergency Maternity and Infant Care program, Martha May Eliot's role, and Dr. Bain's international work in family planning, newborn screening, and work with Latin American countries. The document includes Dr. Bain's publications list and curriculum vita.

Contact: American Academy of Pediatrics, Pediatric History Center, 345 Park Boulevard, Itasca, IL 60143, Telephone: (847) 434-4000 Fax: (847) 434-8000 E-mail: history@aap.org Web Site: http://www2.aap.org/pediatrichistorycenter/phchome.htm

Keywords: Oral history, Pediatricians, U.S. Children's Bureau

Hutchins VL. 1994. History of the Maternal and Child Health Bureau: A presentation to the National Center for Education in Maternal and Child Health. Arlington, VA: National Center for Education in Maternal and Child Health, 1 videotape.

Annotation: This VHS videotape of Dr. Vince L. Hutchins' brown bag presentation at the National Center for Education in Maternal and Child Health gives an overview of the history of the Maternal and Child Health Bureau. Dr. Hutchins discusses the cycles of funding for maternal and child health issues over eight decades and the impact that socioeconomic factors have had on MCH program development. Discussion after the presentation focuses on the potential effects of health care reform on maternal and child health. [Funded by the Maternal and Child Health Bureau]

Contact: Maternal and Child Health Library at Georgetown University, Box 571272, Washington, DC 20057-1272, Telephone: (202) 784-9770 E-mail: mchgroup@georgetown.edu Web Site: https://www.mchlibrary.org Available for loan.

Keywords: Audiovisual materials, Child health, Children's Bureau, Early intervention services, Federal MCH programs, Federal grants, Federal programs, Health care reform, History, Legislation, Maternal health, Social factors, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, U.S. Maternal and Child Health Bureau, Videotapes

   

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.