Healthier Moms & Babies

You and your baby have access to clinical trials and the latest treatments through the research efforts of our doctors, nurses and scientists. Our research areas of focus include:

Participate In Clinical Studies

At Loma Linda University Health, we partner with the National Institutes of Health and the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development for all of our research studies.

Our clinical trials focus on many different areas of health for pregnant women, fetuses and babies after birth. If you’re pregnant, you may be eligible to take part in a study or clinical trial. Talk with your doctor if you’d like to learn more.

Ariane Marie-Mitchell, MD, PhD, MPH


Learn how Ariane Marie-Mitchell, MD, PhD, MPH, a preventive care specialist, is using the Whole Child Assessment and screenings for adverse childhood experiences (ACES) to provide interventions that can help traumatized children prevent chronic disease.
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Arlin Blood, PhD, associate professor and director of research, Department of Pediatrics, Division of Neonatology; Loma Linda School of Medicine
“The long-term goal is to help newborns survive and thrive.”