Awarded FIMR Programs-updated!
September 18, 2013
The following FIMR programs will be receiving funding to incorporate innovative life course theory (LCT) into their FIMR methodology.
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