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NCS Researchers Outline Strategies for Recruiting American Indian and Alaska Native Participants

Placenta Studies

The National Children’s Study (NCS) has collected, stored, and analyzed placentas from women in the Vanguard Study.
(Posted: 2/26/2014)


New Members Appointed to NCS Federal Advisory Committee

New Members Appointed to NCS Federal Advisory Committee

Four new members have recently joined the roster of the National Children’s Study Federal Advisory Committee (NCSAC).
(Posted: 2/5/2014)

Remembering Dr. Lester R. Curtin

Remembering Dr. Lester R. Curtin

The National Children’s Study (NCS) is proud to announce the establishment of two endowment funds to honor the memory of Dr. Lester R. Curtin, a prominent health statistician and longtime supporter of the NCS. Dr. Curtin’s wife, Sally Curtin, was instrumental in establishing and funding these endowments in her husband’s honor. Dr. Curtin passed away on June 20, 2012.
(Posted: 11/1/2013)

National Children's Study Data Used to Study Iodine Levels in Pregnant Women

National Children's Study Data Used to Study Iodine Levels in Pregnant Women

National Children’s Study (NCS) researchers recently published a report in the journal, Thyroid that noted low levels of iodine in pregnant women.
(Posted: 11/1/2013)

NCS Regional Operations Center Map The National Children's Study introduces the Regional Operations Center

The National Children's Study introduces the Regional Operations Center

The National Children’s Study (NCS) has completed its transition to a new model of data collection. As of October 1, 2013, all 40 NCS Vanguard Study locations are being managed regionally by four contractors, referred to as Regional Operation Centers, or ROCs.
(Posted: 11/1/2013)

  2/26/2014
  2/26/2014