California Birth Equity Summit

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Center at Cathedral Plaza

555 W. Temple Street

Los Angeles, CA 90012

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The Summit is sold out. Unfortunately, we do not anticipate having space to accommodate walk-in registrants on the day of the Summit. Speaker presentations will be posted at: marchofdimes.org/events/cabirthequitysummit for review after the Summit. If you would like to be added to our email distribution list for future convenings and educational opportunities, please contact caprofed@marchofdimes.org.
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Join colleagues & community partners for a day of learning, collaboration & action to achieve birth equity for families.


Agenda Highlights

  • Uplifting voices of Black mothers to create change

  • Collective impact and anti-racism initiatives

  • Community doula programs and legislation

  • Models of community engagement and mobilization

  • Systems change strategies

  • Addressing social and structural barriers

  • Cultural humility in health care settings

  • Clinical interventions to prevent preterm births


For full agenda details, please visit: marchofdimes.org/events/cabirthequitysummit

Continuing Education:

This activity has been approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM

This activity is sponsored by the Perinatal Advisory Council: Leadership, Advocacy and Consultation (PAC/LAC).

PAC/LAC is an approved provider by the California Board of Registered Nursing Provider CEP 5862.

PAC/LAC is approved by the California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists to sponsor continuing education for LMFTs and LCSWs. CE Provider #128542.

PAC/LAC is a designated provider of continuing education contact hours (CHES) in health education by the National Commission for Health Education Credentialing, Inc.


Keynote Speakers:

Arthur R. James, MD, FACOG

Interim Executive Director
Kirwan Institute for the Study of Race and Ethnicity
Associate Clinical Professor, Dept. OB/GYN
Wexner Medical Center
The Ohio State University


Zea Malawa, MD, MPH Physician Director of Expecting Justice

San Francisco Collective Impact for Healthy Births
Maternal, Child and Adolescent Health
San Francisco Department of Public Health


The 2019 CA Birth Equity Summit is a collaboration between March of Dimes, First5LA, LA County Department of Public Health and PAC/LAC :

FAQs

How do I get to the Summit? Is there parking on-site?

You can find directions and parking information for the Center at Cathedral Plaza here. Parking cost is $10.

I can't make it. Can I get a refund?

You may cancel and request a refund up through November 7, 2019. Registration fees can be refunded, minus Eventbrite processing fees, only up through this date. Log in to Eventbrite and place your refund request following these instructions. Only the original ticket purchaser can request a refund.

How do I get the Summit group rate for a hotel room?

Book your room online here by October 27th to receive our group rate at the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Los Angeles Downtown. Or call the hotel at (213) 629-1200 and provide Group Name March of Dimes (group code DIM). The hotel is located at 120 South Los Angeles Street, Los Angeles, California 90012.

I need a vegetarian or gluten-free lunch. Do I need to make a special request?

We’ve got you covered! Our lunch buffet will include a vegetarian option and a gluten-free option.


Date and Time

Location

Center at Cathedral Plaza

555 W. Temple Street

Los Angeles, CA 90012

View Map

Refund Policy

Refunds up to 7 days before event

Eventbrite's fee is nonrefundable.

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