Grants and Special Projects
There are several grant-funded projects within the department, including the Ryan White Part D-coordinated HIV Services and Access to Research for Women Infants Children and Youth (WICY). This program is known in the community as the Maternal Child Wellness Program (MCWP) at UNLV. There are two other Ryan White Part C Capacity Development grant-funded programs within the department of pediatrics that focus on other areas, the first program is HIV Innovations - Community Health Worker Training, and the second grant program involves Gender Affirming Care - Medical Treatment Didactic Training and Education.
Maternal Child Wellness Program (MCWP)
The UNLV Health Maternal Child Wellness Program is made possible through a Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program Part D Grant for the purpose of providing family-centered care in an outpatient setting to low-income women, infants, children, and youth exposed, infected, or affected by HIV.