Community Engagement to Reduce African American Infant Mortality

Amount Awarded



South Central

Start Date

October 23, 2017

End Date

October 22, 2018

Program Officer

Jeff Usher


Tobacco Cessation


To support staff time for their health and wellness ministry, E.C. Tyree Health & Dental Clinic, to address infant mortality and smoking rates among African Americans with children ages 0-5 through community engagement, health promotion, clinical practice and policy promotion aimed at reducing infant mortality among African Americans in Northeast Wichita.

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