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 to hear 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.
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
• Jill Schreiber
IV. New Proposals
• Amy Dworsky
“Evaluation of a Home Visiting Pilot for Pregnant and Parenting Youth in
• 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
Conducted via Telephone Conference Call
12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
JRTC Southwest Conference Room
1-888-806-4788, code: 9447161737