Did you know that in Iowa, Black women are 6 times more likely to experience a maternal death than White women? Please join us for our Black Women's Maternal Health Conference on April 17th, 2020 at the DoubleTree Hilton in Cedar Rapids.
Black Women's Maternal Health Conference
Identify how reproductive justice can be used as a framework for clinical practice, research, outreach and community engagement
Identify services to better serve Black women in their communities.
Discuss the data regarding maternal morbidity and mortality and the disparities present in these data.
Keynote Speaker: Loretta J. Ross, PhD HC
Physician (MD, DO, DDS, DPM, OD, DC) $150
Non Physician Health Care Provider $95
Fellow, Resident, Student $50
The University of Iowa Roy J. and Lucille A. Carver College of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Family Practice, Gynecology, Ob/Gyn, Obstetrics, Psychiatry, Psychology, Social Work
Part of Black Maternal Health Week #BMHW20
Date and Time:at 8:00 AM
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