Fetal Infant Mortality Review

Fetal Infant Mortality Review (FIMR) teams are multidisciplinary groups that meet to discuss underlying factors surrounding fetal and infant deaths in their communities. By understanding the contributing factors to each death, teams can develop collaborative approaches to prevention, work to reduce racial and ethnic disparities in birth outcomes, and improve maternal health.

There are six teams in Wisconsin that are working to review fetal and infant deaths (up to age 365 days) occurring in their counties. Some of these teams are a collaboration of child death review (CDR) and FIMR, and some of the FIMR teams act independently of CDR. Please contact Joanna with questions about the structure of FIMR and CDR in your county.

Keeping Kids Alive Guidebook

Learn best practices for setting up a death review team, conducting effective reviews, as well as entering and analyzing data.

Fetal Infant Mortality Review Report Form

Use this case report form to enter data into the National Fatality Review Case Reporting System.

2015-2017 Sudden Unexpected Infant Death Report (Released 2019)

Infant mortality is a national and local public health concern. View the most recent SUID data.

Contact Our Staff

Amanda Bagin
Project Manager
(414) 337-4565

Karen Nash
Project Manager
(414) 337-4567

Joanna O’Donnell
Project Coordinator
(414) 337-4571

Natasha Tynczuk, MPH
Data Project Manager
(414) 337-4568

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