Birth Equity During COVID-19 Webinar this Wed., May 13

birth equity during covid19

Join the weekly Community-Campus Partnerships for Health (CCPH) Webinar Series this Wednesday ~

This Wednesday, May 13 from 12-1:00pm CST, the webinar will focus on Birth Equity During COVID-19. The ability of birthing people to access quality reproductive and maternal health services during the COVID-19 crisis is important. This is especially important for Black, Indigenous, and People of Color who disproportionately experience a lack of quality care in the best of times. Join us to hear how partnerships and birthworkers are supporting birthing people and their families during this time.

The speakers are:

  • Rachel Hardeman, PhD, MPH, Reproductive Health Equity Researcher and tenured Associate Professor in the Division of Health Policy & Management, University of Minnesota, School of Public Health.
  • Stevie Merino, Community Activist,Full Spectrum Doula and Owner of Sol and Roots Doula and Placenta Encapsulation and Gender Equity elected seat for American Anthropology Association

Register here.

Community-Campus Partnerships for Health and the Center for Health Equity Research at the University of North Carolina have partnered to launch the webinar series, Communities in Partnership: Ensuring Equity in the Time of COVID19.