Illinois DCFS Institutional Review Board hears crib-death presentation
At a recent meeting, the Illinois Department of Children and Family Services' (DCFS) Institutional Review Board heard a presentation on preventing sleep-related infant deaths.
The Illinois Department of Children and Family Services acts in the best interests of every child it serves by helping families provide a safe environment for their children and strengthening families at risk of abuse or neglect.
Below is the agenda for this meeting, as provided by the board.
Conducted via Telephone Conference Call
12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
JRTC Southwest Conference Room
1-888-806-4788, code: 9447161737
Institutional Review Board
Agenda – July 26, 2016
I. Call to Order
II. Acceptance of Minutes
• June 28, 2016
III. Follow Up
• Bethany Lee
“Evaluation of the National Training Initiative on Adoption Mental Health Competence”
• Jill Schreiber
IV. New Proposals
• Amy Dworsky
“Evaluation of a Home Visiting Pilot for Pregnant and Parenting Youth in DCFS Care”
• Nancy Rolock
“National Quality Improvement Center for Adoption and Guardianship Support and Preservation – REVISED”
• Lindsey Weil Davis
“Prevention of Accidental, Sleep-Related Infant Deaths: Current Sleep Practices, Caregiver Beliefs and Promotion of Safe Sleep Practices through Effective Preventative Interventions”
• Next meeting: August 23, 2016