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Appendix EAcronyms

AAP

American Academy of Pediatrics

ACS

American Community Survey

ACYF

Administration for Children, Youth and Families

Add Health

National Longitudinal Study of Adolescent Health

AHRQ

Agency for Health Care Research and Quality

AIDS

Acquired immune deficiency syndrome

ASPE

Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation

BESSC

Built Environment Site Survey Checklist

CAHPS

Consumer Assessment of Health Plans Survey

CDC

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

CHRIS

Children’s Registry and Information System

CMS

Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services

CMV

Cytomegaliovirus

CPS

Current Population Survey

CSHCN

Children with Special Health Care Needs

CSPR

Child Services and Policy Research

DHHS

Department of Health and Human Services

DUF

Drug Use Forecasting

ECLS-K

Early Childhood Longitudinal Survey, Kindergarten Class

ECSL-B

Early Childhood Longitudinal Survey, Birth Cohort

EPA

Environmental Protection Agency

EPSDT

Medicaid Early Periodic Screening, Diagnosis and Treatment

FACCT

Foundation for Accountability

FDLRS

Florida Diagnostic and Learning Resources System

FERPA

Federal Education Right to Privacy Act

FIFCFS

Federal Interagency Forum on Child and Family Statistics

GYTS

Global Youth Tobacco Survey

HBSC

Health Behavior in School-Aged Children

HEDIS

Health Employer Data Information System

HHANES

Hispanic Health and Nutrition Examination Survey

HIPAA

Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act

HIV

Human immunodeficiency virus

HP2010

Healthy People 2010

HRSA

Health Resources and Services Administration

IAP

Immunization Action Plan

ICD-10

International Classification of Diseases and Related Health Problems-10

ICF

International Classification of Functioning

ICPC

International Classification of Primary Care

IHDP

International Human Dimensions Program on Global Environmental Change

IOM

Institute of Medicine

MCHB

Maternal and Child Health Bureau

MEPS

Medical Expenditure Panel Surveys

MMWR

Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report

MTO

Moving to Opportunity

NCANDS

National Child Abuse and Neglect Data System

NCES

National Center for Education Statistics

NCHS

National Center for Health Statistics

NCQA

National Committee for Quality Assurance

NCVHS

National Committee on Vital and Health Statistics

NEDSS

National Electronic Disease Surveillance System

NEGP

National Education Goals Panel

NHANES

National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey

NHES

National Household Education Survey

NHII

National Health Information Infrastructure

NHIS

National Health Interview Survey

NHTS

National Household Travel Survey

NHTSA

National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

NICHD

National Institute of Child Health and Human Development

NIH

National Institutes of Health

NIMH

National Institute of Mental Health

NIS

National Immunization Survey

NLSY

National Longitudinal Survey of Youth

NPTS

National Personal Transportation Survey

NRC

National Research Council

NSCSHCN

National Survey of Children with Special Health Care Needs

NSECH

National Survey of Early Childhood Health

NSFG

National Survey of Family Growth

NSFH

National Survey of Families and Households

ODPP

Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion

OECD

Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development

PCB

Polychlorinated biphenyl

PM

Particulate matter

RCD

Research Data Centers

SAMHSA

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration

SARS

Severe acute respiratory syndrome respiratory syndrome

SCHIP

State Child Health Insurance Program

SES

Socioeconomic status

SIDS

Sudden infant death syndrome

SIPP

Survey of Income and Program Participation

SLAITS

State and Local Area Integrated Telephone Survey

SRC

Social Research Council

TANF

Temporary Assistance for Needy Families

TIPP

The Injury Prevention Program

UNICEF

United Nations Children’s Fund

USCB

U.S. Census Bureau

USDA

U.S. Department of Agriculture

WHO

World Health Organization

WIC

Women, Infants and Children

YRBS

Youth Risk Behavior Survey

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