The National Summit on Preconception Care: A Summary of Concepts and Recommendations

@article{Posner2006TheNS,
  title={The National Summit on Preconception Care: A Summary of Concepts and Recommendations},
  author={Samuel F. Posner and Kay A. Johnson and Christopher Parker and Hani K. Atrash and Janis Biermann},
  journal={Maternal and Child Health Journal},
  year={2006},
  volume={10},
  pages={199 - 207}
}
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and 35 partner organizations have engaged in developing an agenda for Preconception Health. A summit was held in June 2005 to discuss the current state of knowledge regarding preconception care and convene a select panel to develop recommendations and action steps for improving the health of women, children, and families through advances in clinical care, public health, and community action. A Select Panel on Preconception Care, convened by… CONTINUE READING

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