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NICHQ to Help Improve Pediatric Care for NEQCA
Posted June 4, 2014
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Lauren A. Smith, MD, MPH, former Interim Commissioner and Medical Director of the Massachusetts Department of Public Health, Joins NICHQ
Posted April 28, 2014
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NICHQ Announces Name Change
Posted April 11, 2014
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NICHQ Leading National Initiative to Reduce Infant Mortality
Posted February 18, 2014
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NICHQ Expands Effort to Incorporate Healthy Weight Plans into Electronic Health Records to Help Address Childhood Obesity
Posted December 5, 2013
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NICHQ's Tracy Munro Honored for Role in Helping Marathon Bombing Victim
Posted September 16, 2013
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NICHQ and the DentaQuest Institute Commit to Improving Children's Oral Health Across the Country
Posted August 15, 2013
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Nemours and NICHQ Partner to Prevent Childhood Obesity
Posted August 12, 2013
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NICHQ CEO Testifies at Boston City Council Hearing on Sickle Cell Disease
Posted June 6, 2013
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NICHQ participates in Boston Moves for Health's first-ever flash mob to promote National Walking Day
Posted April 2, 2013
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NICHQ and Avalere Health Assist the PHA to Incorporate Healthy Weight Plans into Electronic Medical Records
Posted March 7, 2013
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Breastfeeding Gets Boost in Texas
Posted January 15, 2013
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NICHQ Welcomes Two New Board Members
Posted January 14, 2013
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It Takes a Village, Or a City, to Tackle Obesity
Posted January 2, 2013
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NICHQ to Help Develop New Technology Recommendations for Sickle Cell Patients
Posted November 19, 2012
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NICHQ Launches Quality Improvement Project to Increase Breastfeeding Rates in Texas
Posted October 18, 2012
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NICHQ Recognizes Sickle Cell Awareness Month in September
Posted September 10, 2012
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Op-Ed: Better Starts for Breastfeeding
Posted August 23, 2012
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Q&A with Dr. Lori Feldman-Winter
Posted August 14, 2012
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NICHQ CEO Charlie Homer Interviewed in June Issue of Childhood Obesity
Posted June 26, 2012
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NICHQ Launches Unprecedented National Effort to Increase Breastfeeding Rates in US Hospitals
Posted June 21, 2012
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A Nationwide Effort Finds Success in Improving Follow-Up for Infant Hearing Screenings
Posted June 8, 2012
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Best Fed Beginnings Concludes Successful Recruitment
Posted May 10, 2012
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NICHQ Highlights Infant Hearing Screening Program during Better Hearing and Speech Month
Posted May 8, 2012
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NICHQ Helps Autism Treatment Centers as Prevalence Rates Rise
Posted April 3, 2012
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NICHQ Welcomes Dr. Shikha Anand to New Director Position
Posted April 1, 2012
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Experts Weigh In on Boosting Breastfeeding Support
Posted March 27, 2012
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NICHQ CEO Charlie Homer Speaks on Panel with US Surgeon General
Posted March 21, 2012
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Commentary by Charlie Homer Published in March Issue of Pediatrics
Posted March 7, 2011
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Collaborate for Healthy Weight Initiative Expands to 50 Locations
Posted March 1, 2012
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NICHQ Continues Two-Year Trend of Staff Growth
Posted February 7, 2012
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Be Our Voice Continues to Amplify Local Childhood Obesity Projects
Posted November 22, 2011
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CHIPRA Massachusetts Medical Home Initiative Announces Teams
Posted November 16, 2011
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NICHQ to Participate in Obesity Prevention Campaigns in Two Massachusetts Communities
Posted October 19, 2011
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NICHQ to Lead National Initiative to Improve Breastfeeding Rates
Posted October 19, 2011
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NICHQ Welcomes Tom Dahlborg as New Vice President
Posted October 18, 2011
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Editorial by NICHQ President and CEO, Charlie Homer, Published in JAMA
Posted October 5, 2011
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Faculty Member for Sickle Cell Project Receives NIH Director's New Innovator Award
Posted September 23, 2011
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Special Issue of "Preventing Chronic Disease" Features NICHQ Obesity National Advisory Council Members
Posted September 23, 2011
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NICHQ Launches "Collaborate for Healthy Weight"
Posted September 14, 2011
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NICHQ to Lead National Sickle Cell Disease Newborn Screening Program
Posted September 2011
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Dr. Victoria Rogers to Receive the Gold Foundation Humanism in Medicine Award
Posted August 8, 2011
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NICHQ and CEO Charlie Homer Featured on AHRQ Health Care Innovations Exchange: Paths to Healthy Weight Website
Posted August 4, 2011
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NICHQ Releases Report on Changing Pediatric Residency Training to Improve Quality of Care for Children and Youth with Special Healthcare Needs
Posted August 2, 2011
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NICHQ Seeking Partnerships for Community Transformation Grants
Posted May 26, 2011
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NICHQ CEO Charlie Homer Appointed to Secretary's Advisory Committee on Heritable Disorders in Newborns and Children
Posted February 2011
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Marianne McPherson Co-Authors Article in Journal of Contemporary Pediatrics Featuring NICHQ Programs
Posted February 2011
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Epilepsy and My Child Toolkit Released
Posted January 2011
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CDC: Almost 17% of Children Are Obese
Posted January 2010
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NICHQ to Lead National Sickle Cell Disease Prevention and Treatment Demonstration Program
Posted October 2010
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NICHQ Celebrates Maternal and Child Health Bureau (MCHB) 75th Anniversary
Posted October 2010
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NICHQ Tapped To Create and Manage National Prevention Center for Healthy Weight
Posted September 2010
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US Has Highest Rates of Obesity
Posted September 2010
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NICHQ selected to be member of the National Priorities Partnership
Posted August 2010
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Remembering Polly Arango
Posted July 2010
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NICHQ mourns loss of founding board member and friend Polly Arango
Posted July 2010
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NICHQ CEO Published in Journal of General Internal Medicine
Posted May 2010
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NICHQ CEO Commends White House Childhood Obesity Task Force's Action Plan
Posted May 2010
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NICHQ CEO Dr. Charles J. Homer Featured in ABC News Article on Asthma Intervention Programs
Posted April 2010
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NICHQ Commends Washington Leadership on Healthcare Reform Legislation
Posted March 2010
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NICHQ Celebrates Tenth Birthday; Honors Outstanding Healthcare Leaders with Individual and Program Awards
Posted March 2010
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NICHQ to Participate in Two CHIPRA Demonstration Grant Programs
Posted March 2010
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NICHQ Launches Advocacy Web Site to Train Health Professionals in the Fight Against Childhood Obesity
Posted February 2010
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NICHQ CEO Dr. Charles Homer and Project Executive Rachelle Mirkin Discuss Childhood Obesity in IHI Podcast
Posted February 2010
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CHIPRA Marks its One-Year Anniversary; Read Dr. Charles Homer's Reflections on a Georgetown University children's health policy blog
Posted February 2010
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NICHQ Featured in New England Alliance for Children's Health News Alert
Posted January 2010
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NICHQ, Child Policy Research Center, and Child and Adolescent Health Measurement Initiative Release Newest State Fact Sheets Announcing Latest Childhood Obesity Levels
Posted November 2009
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NICHQ Announces Eight Awards to Organizations Fighting Childhood Obesity
Posted October 2009
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Q & A with Dr. Charles Homer About Navigating the Recovery Act and CHIPRA Pediatric Healthcare Funding Opportunities
Posted October 2009
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NICHQ Celebrates Child Health Day With Parent Scholarships to Annual Forum
Posted October 2009
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NICHQ Reinforces its Quality Improvement Services With Additions to Senior Staffing
Posted September 2009
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NICHQ Receives $3.25 Million Grant from Robert Wood Johnson Foundation to Fight Childhood Obesity
Posted June 2009
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NICHQ Partners with New York State Department of Health
Posted April 2009
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NICHQ CEO Charles Homer MD, MPH, Quoted on Childhood Obesity in the Fort Worth Star-Telegram
Posted April 2009
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NICHQ Announces Recipient of the 2009 Bergman Award
Posted March 2009
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Findings and Recommendations from NICHQ Co-Sponsored Conference and Project on Health IT published
Posted March 2009
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JAMA Commentary Highlights How to Improve US Healthcare
Posted February 2009
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NICHQ CEO Serves As Chair Of NCQA Pediatric Performance Measurement Committee
Posted February 2009
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New Law Expands Health Care for Immigrant Children: A Preview of Health Care Reform Debate?
Posted February 2009
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NICHQ Forecasts Leading Pediatric Healthcare Trends in 2009
Posted January 2009
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A Review of the Evidence for the Medical Home for Children with Special Health Care Needs
Posted October 2008
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New Study Evaluates Drug-Related Harm Among Hospitalized Children Category: Child Health News
Posted April 2008
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Leading Pediatric Health Care Experts Launch National Action Plan to Stop Childhood Obesity Epidemic
Posted June 2007
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Health Affairs Article Calls for Engagement by Entire Health Care Community to Address Obesity Epidemic
Posted March 2007
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