• Striving for Birth Equity


    This on demand CME session from AAFP's Virtual Town Hall on April 14, 2021 features the discussion on ways to advocate for legislation aimed to reduce racial disparities in maternal mortality and morbidity, communicate the scope of racial disparities in maternal health outcomes with an emphasis on rural issues and the impact of COVID-19, and implement clinical practice strategies that minimize the adverse birth outcomes of Black Women.

    Guests:
    Ada D. Stewart MD, FAAFP, AAFP President
    Danielle D. Jones, PhD, MPH, AAFP Director of Center for Diversity and Health Equity
    Tanya E. Anim, MD, FAAFP
    Zita Magloire, MD

    AAFP Virtual Town Hall

    Learning Objectives

    • Advocate for legislation aimed to reduce racial disparities in maternal mortality and morbidity.
    • Communicate the scope of racial disparities in maternal health outcomes with an emphasis on rural issues and the impact of COVID-19.
    • Implement clinical practice strategies that minimize the adverse birth outcomes of Black Women.

     

    CME Credit Statement

    This Enduring Materials activity, AAFP Virtual Town Hall On Demand, has been reviewed and is acceptable for credit by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Term of approval begins 3/26/2020. Term of approval is for 2 years from this date. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

    This session is approved for 1 AAFP Prescribed credit.