Prematurity Awareness Month :: Nationwide Children's Hospital

Celebrating Prematurity Awareness Month

November is dedicated to increasing prematurity awareness throughout the nation. With more than 380,000 babies born premature each year, Nationwide Children’s continues to lead the way in raising awareness and education. 

Research and Innovation

Research efforts at Nationwide Children's Hospital’s Section of Neonatal Medicine are focused on making advances in the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of premature infants.
A new study points to a possible cause of many preterm births.




Meet some amazing kids whose stories will inspire you and change the way you look at prematurity. 




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Meet Eneysis Pena, MD: Inside our Neonatology Unit
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