Northwestern Events Calendar

Apr
11
2019

Black Maternal Health Week - Screening + Panel

When: Thursday, April 11, 2019
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM Central

Where: McGaw Pavilion, Daniel Hale Williams Auditorium, 240 E. Huron, Chicago, IL 60611 map it

Audience: Faculty/Staff - Student - Post Docs/Docs - Graduate Students

Contact: Stacy Tsai  

Group: Office of Medical Education: Student Activities

Category: Global & Civic Engagement

Description:

Health Equity Group and Medical Students for Choice are hosting an event to kickstart the second annual Black Maternal Health Week (April 11 – 17, 2019), founded and led by the Black Mamas Matter Alliance to deepen the national conversation about Black maternal health in the US. We will be hosting a screening of the Fusion documentary Death by Delivery followed by a panel conversation on the state of Black maternal healthcare in Chicago and policy & advocacy aimed at eliminating health disparities for minority women.

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