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The Trends in Sudden Infant Death and Infant Mortality in Iowa

Friday, November 16 at 12:00 PM
Des Moines University, Student Education Center (SEC) 115, Des Moines, IA, 50312 Show Map

The topic for this week’s Friday Research Seminar Series will be master of public health. All faculty members and students are invited to attend.

The Trends in Sudden Infant Death and Infant Mortality in Iowa

Simon Geletta, Ph.D.

Associate professor – Master of Public Health


  1. Describe the prevalence of SID in the US and in Iowa
  2. Evaluate the trends in SID in the US and in Iowa over the last decades
  3. Compare the levels and trends of SID in Iowa to the national levels and trends
  4. Identify some patterns in the trends of SID over the last two decades

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