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Active Clinical Trials

Virtual Mentorship to Support Maternal and Infant Health and Wellbeing: Assessing the Impact and Efficacy of NurturePa

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West Penn Hospital
West Penn Hospital

Sponsor: 
The Smith Richardson Foundation
Contact: 

For more information, please contact Nichelle Llewellyn, MPH, CCRC by telephone at 412-578-4359 or email at Nichelle.Llewellyn@ahn.org .

Virtual Mentorship to Support Maternal and Infant Health and Wellbeing: Assessing the Impact and Efficacy of NurturePa

Purpose: 

This study seeks to evaluate the impact of the NurturePA text-based mentorship program on maternal and infant health and wellbeing.

Inclusion Criteria:

Resident of Allegheny County

First time mother or mother of one other child

Gestational age of focal infant at birth is at or above 34 weeks

Birthweight of focal infant at or above 4 pounds (1814 grams)

Focal infant leaving hospital with mother (e.g. no extended NICU stay)

Planning to remain living in Allegheny County for at least two years

No more than one other child living full time and being cared for in the home (including non-biological children)

Exclusion Criteria:

History of substance abuse disorder

Parents/guardians who, in the opinion of the Investigator, may be non-adherent with study schedules or procedures.

Subjects that do not meet all of the enrollment criteria may not be enrolled. Any violations of these criteria must be reported in accordance with IRB Policies and Procedures.