Using the ABCs to Keep Baby Safe

UF providers take part in initiative to reduce infant mortality through safe sleep education.

By Natalie Spindle
f The coalition provides bags focused on the ABCs of safe sleep environments to the nine birthing hospitals in the county.
zz Randell Alexander, MD, PhD, is chief of the division of child protection and forensic pediatrics at the UF College of Medicine – Jacksonville.
“The majority of deaths we see related to unsafe sleeping environments are preventable, and we want the entire community to be informed and involved,” Alexander said.