Factsheets & Briefs

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CYSHCN State Profiles

Compiled by MCH students and short-term trainees taking Dr. Zobeida Bonilla’s course PubH 6613: Children and Youth with Special Health Care Needs (Fall 2018). The purpose of this course is to examine the principles, programs, policies, and practices associated with identifying and meeting the needs of children and youth with special health care needs (CYSHCN) in the United States.

-Visit the state profiles page

Global MCH Infographics

Students in our Fall 2016 Foundations of Maternal and Child Health Leadership (MCH) (PubH 6630) researched and designed infographics on global MCH topics like C-section rates, teen pregnancy, infant mortality, and more.

– Visit the infographic page

Fact Sheets & Other Resources

Why Breastfeed? Access a one-page brief with information about the benefits of breastfeeding for the mother and infant, as well as Healthy People 2020 objectives around increasing the number of infants who are breastfed.

Incarcerated Women Brief is an executive summary of our Winter 2015 Healthy Generations publication Incarceration and Public Health. You’ll find research, facts, statistics and more in this short brief.

Human Trafficking Factsheet describes human trafficking definitions, prevalence, risk markers and health.

Reproductive Health of Incarcerated Women Resources contains abstracts and is a supplement to the October 2014 Interdisciplinary Institute on the Reproductive Health of Incarcerated Women in Minnesota.

UMN MPH MCH Program Details & Healthy Generations Handout (2-page PDF) contains information about our publication, Healthy Generations, and details about the MCH Program.

Quick-Guides

Our “Quick-Guides” are designed to help savvy health professionals use and take advantage of national observances to promote health messages, programs and policies, especially when using social media.

– Visit the Quick-Guide page to find one- and two-page adolescent health and MCH Quick-Guides for 26 specific national observances.