Protocols and policies

Project Viva is a longitudinal pre-birth cohort study. Since 1999, Project Viva has collected high quality data in the following focus areas.

Maternal pregnancy and post-partum health outcomes
Child pregnancy and birth outcomes
Child obesity and cardio-metabolic outcomes
Child asthma and allergies
Child development
Epigenetics and genetics


In this section, you will find more information about our refined protocols and policies, including the following.

Full Viva IRB protocol
Manual of operations (current and previous versions)
Viva Data Sharing Policies
Viva Genetic Data Policy
Viva Epigenetic Data Policies
Anthropometry data collection protocol
Viva Early Teen sample processing protocol
Viva Mid-Teen sample processing protocol
Wide Range Assessment of Visual Motor Abilities (WRAVMA) drawing scoring