National Academy of Medicine

Methods for a National Birth Cohort Study

As we outlined in the previous paper in this series, our nation needs foundational data in order to understand how social, physical, chemical, and nutritional
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Why the United States Needs a National Birth Cohort Study

In a list of 17 high-income countries, the United States ranks last in terms of life expectancy for males and second-to-last for females. The U
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Violence Prevention: Moving from Evidence to Implementation

According to data from the Bureau of Justice Statistics, an estimated 3.8 million nonfatal, violent victimizations occurred
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A New Global Development Goal for the World’s Youngest Children

For the global development community, 2015 is a pivotal year. Under United Nations leadership, multilateral organization
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