National Institute of Child Health and Human Development

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National Institute of Child Health and Human Development

 (NICHD)
an institute of the national institutes of health; it conducts research on fertility, pregnancy, growth, development, and medical rehabilitation, striving to ensure that every child is born healthy and wanted and grows up free from disease and disability.

National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHHD)

a branch of the National Institutes of Health that is concerned with all aspects of the growth, development, and health of the children of the United States. It conducts research on fertility, pregnancy, growth, development, and medical rehabilitation, striving to ensure that every child is born healthy and wanted and grows up free from disease and disability.
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The National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD), an institute of the federal government's National Institutes of Health (NIH), is a biomedical research agency focused on the study of the broad process of human development and the dissemination of these research results through a variety of channels, including public health education campaigns.
The National Institute of Child Health and Human Development extended the SBIR for the development of laser-assisted splitting of young embryos using an animal model (mice and monkeys).
The NIEHS recently joined with the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research, and the U.
22, 1994--North American Vaccine (AMEX:NVX) announced today that the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD) of the National Institutes of Health today released "promising results" from the recently completed Phase III clinical trial of the Company's combined diphtheria, tetanus, and acellular pertussis (DTaP) vaccine.
gov; Louis Quatrano, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, 301-402-2242, e-mail: lq2n@nih.
Research has documented the importance of a child's development during his early years to his well-being and lifelong development (National Institute of Child Health and Human Development [NICHD] Early Child Care Research Network, 2003).
National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD), "New National Institutes of Health Web site for Child Health and Human Development", Wednesday, September 13, 2006
For example, the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development along with the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and the U.
According to a 2001 study by the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development about 3 in 10 children are affected as bully, victim, or both.
A ninety-eight-page Activity Book for African American Families: Helping Children Cope with Crisis was prepared by the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development and the National Black Child Development Institute, in conjunction with organizations such as the 100 Black Men of America, Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, the Congress of National Black Churches, Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Jack and Jill of America, the National Association of Black Social Workers, the National Coalition of 100 Black Women, and the National Medical Association, to provide information and help for black families in the aftermath of the September 11 tragedy (National Institute of Child Health and Human Development & the National Black Child Development Institute, n.
One study from the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development found that toddlers who spend many hours in child care are more likely to turn out aggressive, disobedient and defiant by the time they reach kindergarten.
It was primarily funded by the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, which is part of the National Institutes of Health, the biomedical research arm of the U.
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