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Birthing, Blackness & the Body: A Follow-Up

Presenter: Keisha Goode, PhD ~ educator, midwifery researcher and author of Birthing, Blackness and The Body: Black Midwives and Experiential Continuities of Institutional Racis

Come & Learn to:

  • Describe the history of African American/Black midwifery in the US and its impact on the present
  • Explain the significance of racially and ethnically concordant health care
  • Identify the value of a midwifery workforce that is representative of the diverse population of childbearing persons in the US
  • Summarize the opportunities and challenges (highs and lows) of antiracism work
  • Examine what is happening with the present day surge in antiracism work
  • Describe implications for future policy, advocacy and research
Earlier Event: March 28
Rescheduled NHMA Meeting