Maternal/Child Health

The BPCA DCC supports multiple clinical trials involving exclusively infants and children designed to improve labeling of drugs for pediatric use.

The goal of this project is to determine whether environmental chemicals affect human reproduction and development.

Diabetes & Women’s Health Study is investigating risk factors in development of type 2 diabetes by women who had Gestational Diabetes Mellitus.

Yearly, about 24,000 children in the US are born to women with epilepsy. The majority are fine, but a national study aims to further reduce the risk.

Observational study to describe contemporary labor progression and to evaluate the timing of Cesarean delivery in women with labor protraction