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College of Nursing

Family and Child Health

Family and Child Health

Optimizing health and decreasing health disparities, morbidity, and mortality in infants, children and families through cutting-edge research, innovation, interventions, and technology. 


  • Decreasing infant morbidity & mortality
  • Infant stabilization after birth
  • Predictive monitoring to identify illness in infants
  • Patient-provider communication
  • Language discordance
  • mHealth
  • Primary care pediatrics
  • Health disparities
  • Health disparities 
  • Access to cancer care
  • Cancer survivorship
  • Outcomes research
  • Acute and chronic sickle cell disease pain
  • Analgesic pharmacogenetics
  • Data management
  • Statistical methods


Challenge the conventional. Create the exceptional. No Limits.