prenatal care

Team to test app for improving HIV care for new mothers in South Africa

As South Africans with HIV move around the country, there is a risk they will disengage from the health care system or otherwise become lost to follow-up care.

Non-invasive prenatal screening’s popularity on rise

Genetic counselors are playing a greater role in areas of medicine in the wake of advancement in genomic technology.

Photo: Prenatal care panel

VUMC’s Deborah Wage, CNM, FNP, and Jim Merwin, director of Program Innovation with UnitedHealth Center for Health Reform and Modernization, center, talk with Nashville Mayor Karl Dean before this week’s panel discussion about “Expect with Me,” a new model of group prenatal care being studied by Vanderbilt, Yale University and United Health Foundation.

Vanderbilt participates in national study of group prenatal care