Education

Get Uncomfortable: Equity in Maternal Health

Track: Breastfeeding

Session Number: 1065
Date: Fri, Apr 12th, 2019
Time: 10:15 AM - 1:00 PM

Description:

This 45-minute, interactive presentation will include activities and discussion on equity, diversity and inclusion; the production of maternity health; and the equity lens.
Session Type: 45-minute hands-on learning zone

Learning Objective(s): Participants will learn:
• Common language for equity-focused work with low-resource families.
• Key concepts related to health equity, including the roles of privilege and oppression; equity, diversity and inclusion; and an equity lens in the production of perinatal health.
• How to can apply an equity lens to policies programs, practices and equitable leadership.
Session Type: 45-minute hands-on learning zone

Learning Objective(s): Participants will learn:
• Common language for equity-focused work with low-resource families.
• Key concepts related to health equity, including the roles of privilege and oppression; equity, diversity and inclusion; and an equity lens in the production of perinatal health.
• How to can apply an equity lens to policies programs, practices and equitable leadership.

Presenters

Primary Presenter
Natalie Burke
President & CEO
Common Health Action