A Path to Reproductive Justice: Research, Practice and Policies

Webinar //

Date:

Jul 14 2020, 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM EST

Description

ADVANCING RACIAL EQUITY     

Join APHA for the second webinar in the Advancing Racial Equity series covering reproductive racial disparities. Presenters will:

  • Provide context of racism in reproductive care across multiple impacted groups;
  • Share current advocacy approaches to advancing reproductive health equity; and
  • Highlight current federal legislation that addresses the barriers to achieving reproductive justice.

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Regina Davis Moss, Ndidiamaka Amutah-Onukagha, Elizabeth Howell, Joia Crear-Perry, Lauren Underwood, Monica McLemore

Welcome

  • APHA Associate Executive Director Regina Davis Moss, PhD, MPH, MCHES 

Presenters

  • Ndidiamaka Amutah-Onukagha, PhD, MPH, CHES, Associate Professor in the Department of Public Health and Community Medicine, Tufts University School of Medicine
  • Elizabeth Howell, MD, MPP, Professor in the Departments of Population Health Science & Policy and Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Science at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
  • Joia Adele Crear-Perry, MD, FACOG, Founder and President of the National Birth Equity Collaborative
  • U.S. Rep. Lauren Underwood, D-Ill.

Moderator

  • Monica R. McLemore, PhD, MPH, RN, FAAN, Associate Professor, University of California, San Francisco

The panel discussion will be followed by a Q&A session with the webinar audience. The webinar will be recorded and available for on-demand viewing on APHA’s website within a week of the live event.

Webinar participants can earn 1.5 CPH, CME, CNE, or CHES continuing education credits.

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We encourage you to view webinars from the 2015 series The Impact of Racism on the Health and Well-Being of the Nation. Check out other APHA racism and health resources, including our popular book, Racism: Science & Tools for the Public Health Professional.

Questions? Contact the APHA Public Health Policy Center.