Timeline & Milestones
The Center for Better Beginnings is a division in the Department of Pediatrics at UC San Diego and has been providing clinical, research, and educational services for over four decades. The Center organizes all of the university’s efforts related birth defects caused by things found in a woman’s environment. We are guided by the belief that all moms-to-be deserve the healthiest and safest pregnancy possible and all babies deserve a healthy start in life. Our goal is to identify exposures that can jeopardize mom and baby’s health, and eliminate or reduce that risk.
Here are some milestones we’ve experienced throughout the years: