December 2016 Spotlight

March of Dimes 2016 Report Card Shows Preterm Birth Increasing Nationally while Decreasing in Puerto Rico

On November 1st, the March of Dimes kicked off Prematurity Awareness Month by releasing their eighth annual Premature Birth Report Card  for the US and Puerto Rico. The report brought promising news for Puerto Rico, awarding the region a grade improvement for the first time in the report card’s history.

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Where are Superfund Sites in Puerto Rico?

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PROTECT Calendar

Upcoming Events

12/1: Earth Soft Webinar: “EQuIS and PRoTECT at Northeastern University:” Dave Kaeli (11am ET)
12/5-8/16: Conference: NIEHS Environmental Health Fest, NC
12/12: December Webinar: Brenda Rivera, “Zika Virus Emerging Disease in Puerto Rico: What Public Health Officers Need to Know” (1-2pm ET)


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