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First Year Cleveland: Working Together to Save Babies

Cleveland Leadership Center, September 21, 2018

Rita Andolsen –MetroHealth & “First Year Cleveland” Initiative 9.12.18

WKYC, September 12, 2018

Reducing The Infant Mortality Racial Disparity Gap; Tech To Help Smokers Quit

IdeaStream/WVIZ, August 16, 2018

A potentially pathbreaking local effort to unknot the whys of black infant mortality: editorial

Cleveland.com and The Plain Dealer Editorial Board, August 5, 2018

Can targeting race-based stress and healthcare bias save babies’ lives?

The Plain Dealer and cleveland.com, July 20, 2018

In planning for Cleveland’s future, we first need to rebuild trust: Chris Thompson (Opinion)

cleveland.com, June 27, 2018

Ohio Housing Finance Agency Awards Tax Credits to Prevent Infant Mortality

WKSU, May 31, 2018

Rate of black infant deaths 6 times that of white deaths in Cuyahoga County in 2017: Saving the Smallest

The Plain Dealer and cleveland.com, March 14, 2018

For Every White Baby that Died in Cuyahoga County in 2017, More than Six Black Babies Died

Cleveland Scene, March 14, 2018

First Year Cleveland, county programs to receive another $3M in Medicaid funding to combat infant mortality

cleveland.com, January 31, 2018

First Year Cleveland receives $2.9 million to reduce infant deaths

Crain’s Cleveland Business, February 2, 2018

Additional Stories from clevleand.com and The Plain Dealer