Wisconsin’s Lifecourse Initiative for Healthy Families: Application of the Maternal and Child Health Life Course Perspective Through a Regional Funding Initiative

@article{Frey2013WisconsinsLI,
  title={Wisconsin’s Lifecourse Initiative for Healthy Families: Application of the Maternal and Child Health Life Course Perspective Through a Regional Funding Initiative},
  author={Catherine A. Frey and Philip M. Farrell and Quinton D. Cotton and Lorraine S. Lathen and Katherine Marks},
  journal={Maternal and Child Health Journal},
  year={2013},
  volume={18},
  pages={413-422}
}
National experts are calling for more integrated approaches such as the life course perspective to reduce health disparities and achieve greater health equity. The translation and application of the life course perspective is therefore of great interest to public health planners, policy makers and funders to promote community-wide improvements in maternal and child health. However, few organizations have applied the life course perspective in designing strategic funding initiatives. For over… CONTINUE READING
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