Reproductive & Child Health

Sexual, reproductive, and child health research at UGA CPH widens the traditional lens of maternal and child health, affirming that achieving optimal health requires promoting health through the lifespan. Our research interests and expertise span the lab bench to global health policy, with an emphasis on integrating prevention, education, and treatment services. Our faculty studies sexually transmitted disease, birth defects, health disparities in prenatal care, male fertility, and preterm birth.