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Awarded FIMR Programs-updated!

The following FIMR programs will be receiving funding to incorporate innovative life course theory (LCT) into their FIMR methodology.

FIMR Programs & Title of Proposals:

Michigan Department of Community Health (MDCH)- Integrating Life Course Theory into Michigan’s FIMR Projects

Douglas County Health Department- Leveraging Integration for Life (LIFE): Applying LCT and FIMR in Douglas County, Nebraska

Healthy Mothers, Healthy Babies Coalition of Broward County, Florida.- Broward County FIMR’s Life Course Theory Initiative 

Delaware FIMR: Child Death, Near Death and Stillbirth Commission- Using the Life Course Theory (LCT) as a Framework for Case Review and Reporting

Baltimore City FIMR- Evaluating the effectiveness of Neighborhood Action Teams in incorporating Life Course Theory into the FIMR process

Contra Costa County, CA FIMR- Promoting Health Equity: Reducing African-American Fetal & Infant Mortality in Contra Costa, California

University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee/ Joseph J. Zilber School of Public Health- Integrating Life Course Theory and Father’s Perspectives in FIMR Assessment, Review, and Training Process

2 more projects were funded, and have started their programs recently:

Dallas Healthy Start- Transforming Wellness Across the Generations

Tulsa County FIMR- Integrating Life Course Theory


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