Congenital Cytomegalovirus Pediatric Research and Clinical Trials

Research & Innovation

Boston Children’s Hospital's Advanced Fetal Care Program combines a tradition of excellence with innovative research.

Researchers are currently investigating new ways to prevent in utero transmission of cytomegalovirus (CMV) with the hope that the study results will contribute to developing a maternal vaccine for CMV.

Read more about this and other ongoing research studies.

Community-based care for newborns

The Community Newborn Medicine Program at Boston Children's Hospital cares for ill and convalescent newborns in a family-centered community setting. Our community-based Newborn Medicine faculty provide advanced newborn therapies in Neonatal Intensive Care Units (NICU) and in Special Care Nurseries (SCN) in several suburban medical centers that are affiliated with Children's.

The affiliated nursery programs include:

NICU

SCN