NIH Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development Information Resource Center - IRC

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Other Contact Information

P.O. Box 3006
Rockville, MD 20847
1-800-370-2943 (Voice - Toll-free)
1-866-760-5947 (FAX)
1-888-320-6942 (TTY)


The NICHD is part of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), a component of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS). The NICHD has primary responsibility for conducting and supporting basic, translational, and clinical research in the biomedical, behavioral, and social sciences related to child and maternal health, in medical rehabilitation, and in the reproductive sciences. Information specialists are available to respond to inquiries Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Online Resources

Print Resources

The NICHD publishes a wide variety of materials that provide health information related to its research. Most publications are available for viewing and printing, as well as for order.

Review Date

Tuesday, Jul 26, 2011