The South Dakota LEND Program has successfully prepared hundreds of health care and related professionals to assume leadership roles in maternal and child health fields, and provided ongoing continuing education and technical assistance for thousands of practicing professionals across the state of South Dakota over the past 25 years.

We are proud of the fact that over 80 percent of our graduates have assumed leadership roles in their field, practice on interdisciplinary teams and provide specialized care in maternal and child health settings. Our graduates are well-positioned for a successful and rewarding career path.