Rachel Moon is a pediatrician and SIDS researcher at the University of Virginia. She received her medical degree from Emory University and completed her pediatric residency at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia. She is the Harrison Distinguished Teaching Professor of Pediatrics at the University of Virginia School of Medicine. Her research centers on SIDS, SIDS risk factors, and how parents make decisions. She is Chair of the American Academy of Pediatrics’ Task Force on SIDS and the Associate Editor of Digital Media for the journal Pediatrics.
- Describe the different types of social networks for mothers of young infants
- Recognize the role of social networks and social norms in parental decision-making processes, particularly with regards to infant care practice decisions
- Describe a public health intervention that uses changes in attitudes or norms to positively change results
- Rachel Moon, MD
This seminar was delivered as a Pediatric Grand Rounds Lecture at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, on March 22, 2023.
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