Wednesday, February 28, 2018 - 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM
Location: downtown campus
Building:1440 Canal Street, 1210
The Spring 2018 Health, Racism, and Communication Seminar Series presents...
Featuring: Joia Crear Perry, MD, FACOG, Founder & President, National Birth Equity Collaborative
Where: Room 1210, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, 1440 Canal Street, New Orleans
When: Wednesday, Feb. 28, 11:30am - 1pm
About the Seminar: The National Birth Equity Collaborative will share their experiences working with health systems across the country that are prioritizing equity. NBEC's President and Founder will share the vision of birth equity and the nuances of communications for health systems improvement. Participants will hear their latest work and lessons learned from reframing racism as a social determinant, shame-free family planning, and re-centering the community voice in maternal/child health.
This seminar is free and open to the public. Light refreshments will be provided.
Other seminars in the 2018 series include:
Sponsored by the Tulane Center of Excellence in Maternal and Child Health (Tulane MCH Program), Tulane Prevention Research Center, The Society for Black Public Health Professionals, Tulane African Student Association (TASA), SALUD for Latin American Communities, and Tulane Society for Sexuality, Health, & Gender (TSSHaG).
This seminar series is made possible in part by support from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the U.S. Health Resources and Services Administration. The views expressed by speakers and moderators do not necessarily reflect the official policies of the Department of Health and Human Services, nor does the mention of trade names, commercial practices, or organizations imply endorsement by the U.S. Government.