Tools

Using MMRIA to Document Discrimination and Racism

Dr. Elizabeth Howell MD, MPP, Director, Blavatnik Family Women’s Health Research Institute, and Professor & Vice Chair of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the Mount Sinai School of Medicine, discusses tools for MMRCs to identify racism and discrimination as contributing factors in pregnancy-related deaths. The first recording is available here: https://ondieh.adobeconnect.com/pjrd6p7s8e3o/. This webinar was recorded on April 20, 2020. The second recording is available here: https://centersfordiseasecontrol.sharefile.com/d-sd73ac18f52b4df18. This webinar was recorded April 27, 2020.

This presentation is a result of her work with volunteers from MMRCs and subject matter experts to understand and capture bias as a factor that potentially contributes to maternal deaths.

The accompanying slide deck are covered in the webinar recording. The slide content is the same, however the audience Q&A varies. Full audio for audience discussion is available in each recording.

YEAR of PUBLICATION or LAST UPDATE: 
2020
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