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Trends and Causes of Maternal Mortality and Severe Morbidity in the United States: A review of the evidence and charting

Grantee Organization

Trustees of Boston University

Principal Investigator

Eugene Declercq, Ph.D., M.B.A


11/1/19 - 7/31/20

Award Amount


Approval Date

This project will enable researchers at Boston University to synthesize existing research and population-based data on trends of maternal mortality and morbidity in the United States. The goal will be to translate materials for policymakers, providers, and health system leaders and highlight the problems faced and alternatives available to address them. It will include both a review of published peer-reviewed studies as well as publicly available reports and data.

Grant Details

Publication Date: November 13, 2019