Tue, Feb 23|
March of Dimes Ready for Life: Racial Disparities of Maternal and Infant Mortality in North Carolina
This session will explore why women and infants of color are significantly more likely to have poor pregnancy and birth outcomes, strategies to improve outcomes, and address barriers to healthy births.
Time & Location
Feb 23, 2021, 9:50 AM – 11:30 AM
About the event
Describe common causes of maternal and infant health disparities.
Identify barriers to healthy birth outcomes.
List strategies to improve healthy birth outcomes in women of color.
Dorothy Cilenti, PhD, MPH, MSW, Deputy Director, Management & Operations
Nurse practitioners, nurses, social workers, physicians, health coaches, educators, and any other interested healthcare professional.