TITLE

APHA becomes partner in Safe Motherhood program

PUB. DATE
April 2001
SOURCE
Nation's Health;Apr2001, Vol. 31 Issue 3, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that the American Public Health Association has joined the coalition called the Safe Motherhood Initiatives-USA to reduce maternal mortality and morbidity in the United States. Vision of Safe Motherhood Initiative; Goals of the coalition; Details on the award program of the coalition.
ACCESSION #
4263686

 

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