Raising Community Voices to Reduce Maternal Mortality


At the conclusion of the presentation, the participants will be able to:

  1. Compare racial disparities and outcomes in maternal mortality in New York State;
  2. Recognize themes voiced by NYS women related to disparities in maternal health and health care to inform their practice; and
  3. Identify New York State initiatives, community approaches, and changes in clinical systems to address disparities in maternal health and health care.

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Are you Hispanic, Latino/a, or Spanish origin? * (One or more categories may be selected)
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Presenter 1
Meaghan Carroll, M.S.Ed., Health Program Administrator/Family Planning Program Manager, New York State Department of Health, Bureau of Women, Infant and Adolescent Health

Presenter 2
Colette Sturgis, BS, IBCLC, Program Director, Maternal Infant Community Health Collaborative, Urban Health Plan Inc.

Presenter 3
Nina Rogers, Community Participant, New York State Listening Sessions

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