MCHB


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AcronymDefinition
MCHBMaternal and Child Health Bureau
MCHBMaintenance Channel Buffer
MCHBMedical Console Hand Book (US NASA)
MCHBMonte Carlo Harmonic-Balance
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MCHB's new system will lead to better outcomes for women and their families.
MCHB members recruited 23 participants from the South Asian (8) and Chinese (10) communities (the two largest immigrant communities in Edmonton (17)) and from the smaller Bhutanese refugee community (5).
However, there is great disparity between the infant mortality rate in non-Hispanic white and other racial and ethnic populations, American Indians among them, a disparity to which differences in the rate of very low birth weight is a major contributor (MCHB 2006).
Bender, presentation to Advisory Committee on Heritable Disorders and Genetic Diseases in Newborns and Children, Meeting II, September 23, 2004; http:// mchb.hrsa.gov/programs/genetics/committee/ presentations/bender.htm.
van Dyck, associate administrator of the Maternal and Child Health Bureau (MCHB), the federal agency that oversees the program, readily acknowledges that the agency has tried to encourage states "to move toward the bottom of the pyramid" and focus on population-based services and infrastructure support as a way of maximizing the reach of the program.
Grantors include the Maternal and Child Health Bureau (MCHB) (www.mchb.hrsa.gov/grants/ default.htm) and Community Access to Child Health (CATCH) grants from the American Academy of Pediatrics (www.
Simultaneously, Healthy Child Care Connecticut (HCCCT), a US Department of Health and Human Services, Maternal Child Health Bureau (MCHB) initiative, was funded to promote optimal health and safety for children in out-of-home child care settings.
This paper was made possible in part by MCHB Leadership and Education in Adolescent Health (LEAH), T71MC00017-02-01.
The Maternal and Child Health Bureau (MCHB) works with its grantees at the state and local level in setting terms, standards and benchmarks with regards to performance measurement.
The research presented in this article was supported by the Federal Maternal and Child Health Bureau (MCHB) under Contract Number 5MCJ-065089.
Mechanics Bank (MCHB) has announced that it has received approval to merge with Rabobank International Holding BV.
This project was also supported in part by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), Maternal and Child Health Bureau (MCHB), Emergency Medical Services for Children (EMSC) Network Development Demonstration Program under cooperative agreements U03MC00008, U03MC00001, U03MC00003, U03MC00006, U03MC00007, U03MC22684, and U03MC22685.