Ready to participate?

If you are eligible and willing to participate, please click the link below!


You are eligible to participate if you:

  • 18 years or older
  • 28-42 weeks gestation by ultrasound dating
  • Able to read and write English 
  • Single gestation
  • Self-identified Black or Hispanic
  • Live or work in San Francsico and will deliver at Mission Bay campus or San Francisco Zuckerberg hospitals
  • Willingness for medical records review from 1 year before the baby's birth to 1 year after the birth
  • Willingness to allow data to be collected from the baby's medical record from birth to 12 months 

You are not eligible to participate if:

  • Acute or recently active bipolar disorder or psychosis (treated within the past year)
  • Multiple gestation
  • Women serving as birth surrogates
  • Pregnancies resulting from assisted reproductive technology



Women who participate receive a $25 gift card for their time and contribution.