California Preterm Birth Initiative

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Our 2021 Impact Report

California Preterm Birth Initiative is committed to:

  • Racial Equity

  • Centering Community Voices

  • Reproductive Justice

  • Innovative Research


About Us


Our mission is to eliminate racial disparities in preterm birth and improve health outcomes for babies born too soon, through research, partnerships and education grounded in community wisdom.


We believe all parents deserve healthy pregnancies, and all newborns deserve healthy starts in life.

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Recent publications

June 13, 2022
Incidence, Risk Factors, and Reasons for 30-Day Hospital Readmission Among Healthy Late Preterm Infants
March 2, 2022
Interpregnancy Interval and Birth Outcomes: A Propensity Matching Study in the California Population
January 18, 2022
Risk Factors for Dual Burden of Severe Maternal Morbidity and Preterm Birth by Insurance Type in California