Northwestern Researchers Instrumental in Developing New Guidelines to Prevent Depression During and After Pregnancy

Drs. Darius Tandon and Melissa Simon, two directors of centers within the Institute for Public Health and Medicine (IPHAM) at Northwestern, participated in the development of new recommendations to prevent perinatal depression, especially for women with certain risk factors. The recommendations were put out by the United States Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) and were published in JAMA. 

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