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Category:National Institute of Child Health and Human Development
Abbrev NICHD  +
CurationStatus uncurated  +
DefiningCitation http://www.nichd.nih.gov/  +
Definition The mission of the Eunice Kennedy Shriver The mission of the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD) is to ensure that every person is born healthy and wanted, that women suffer no harmful effects from the reproductive process, that all children have the chance to fulfill their potential to live healthy and productive lives free from disease or disability, and to ensure the health, productivity, independence, and well-being of all people through optimal rehabilitation. In pursuit of this mission, the NICHD conducts and supports laboratory research, clinical trials, and epidemiological studies that explore health processes; examines the impact of disabilities, diseases, and defects on the lives of individuals; and sponsors training programs for scientists, doctors, and researchers to ensure that NICHD research can continue. NICHD research programs incorporate the following concepts: * Events that happen prior to and throughout pregnancy, as well as during childhood, have a great impact on the health and well-being of children and adults. * Human growth and development is a life-long process that has many phases and functions. * Learning about the reproductive health of women and men and educating people about reproductive practices is important to both individuals and societies. * Developing medical rehabilitation interventions can improve the health and well-being of people with disabilities. The Institute also supports research training across all its programs, with the intent of adding to the cadre of trained professionals who are available to conduct research in areas of critical public health concern. In addition, an overarching responsibility of the NICHD is to disseminate information that emanates from Institute research programs to researchers, practitioners, other health care professionals, and the public. health care professionals, and the public.
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Is part of Resource:NIH Blueprint for Neuroscience Research +, National Institutes of Health +
Keywords Basic research +, Clinical research +, Epidemiological research +, Research +, Birth +, Child +, Woman +, Normal +, Reproduction +, Clinical trial +, Training +, Funding resource +, Rehabilitation +, Intervention +
Label National Institute of Child Health and Human Development  +
Modification dateThis property is a special property in this wiki. 20 June 2013 19:37:32  +
ModifiedDate 20 June 2013  +
SuperCategory Government granting agency  +
Synonym National Institute of Child Health Human Development  +, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development  +, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health Human Development  +
Categories Government granting agency
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Resource:GermSAGE +, Resource:NCMRR - National Center for Medical Rehabilitation Research +, Resource:NICHD Developmental Neuroethology - Laboratory of Comparative Ethology +, Resource:TORTOISE +, Resource:Traumatic Brain Injury Clinical Trials Network + Is part of
Resource:Add Health (National Longitudinal Study of Adolescent Health) +, Resource:BMAP - Brain Molecular Anatomy Project +, Resource:BMAP cDNA Resources +, Resource:Behavior Enhances Drug Reduction of Incontinence +, Resource:Bloomington Drosophila Stock Center +, Resource:Brain atlas of the common marmoset +, Resource:CKID A Prospective Cohort Study of Kidney Disease in Children +, Resource:Center for Inherited Disease Research +, Resource:Cooperative Study Group for Autoimmune Disease Prevention +, Resource:DFLAT +, Resource:Databrary +, Resource:Diabetes Research in Children Network +, Resource:Gene Expression Database +, Resource:GenitoUrinary Development Molecular Anatomy Project +, Resource:GermSAGE +, Resource:HUDSEN Electronic Atlas of the Developing Human Brain +, Resource:Indonesia Family Life Survey +, Resource:Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research (ICPSR) +, Resource:JAX Mice: Neural Tube Defects +, Resource:Jackson Laboratory Cytogenetic Models Resource +, Supporting Agency
 

 

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