ODDACE is pronounced like "Odyssey"
The Outcomes and Developmental Data Assistance Center for EHDI Programs (ODDACE) is funded by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention under Cooperative Agreement CDC-RFA-DD20-2005, NCBDDD Outcomes and Developmental Data Assistance Center for EHDI (ODDACE) Programs. The purpose of this center is to expand public health capacity to gather, analyze, and use intervention and developmental outcome data of children who are deaf or hard of hearing between birth and 6 years of age throughout the United States. The center aims to increase our understanding of factors that impact the outcomes of children who are deaf or hard of hearing at the state and national level.
Participation in ODDACE offers the following benefits: