Black Mothers Matter: Racism and Childbirth in America

Why are black women three to four times more likely to die after giving birth than white women? Panelists included Amy Holden Jones, co-creator and showrunner for Fox's "The Resident"; Dr. Karen A. Scott, assistant adjunct professor at UC San Francisco, and project director of the California Birth Equity Collaborative; Monica R. McLemore, assistant professor, School of Nursing, UC San Francisco; and Charles Johnson, founder of 4Kira4Moms Foundation, a nonprofit committed to reducing the maternal mortality rate. Dr. Zoanne Clack, writer and executive producer for ABC's "Grey's Anatomy," served as moderator.




For more information, visit Hollywood, Health & Society: https://hollywoodhealthandsociety.org


 

Hi my name is Sarah and I am so glad you are here! I am a Full Spectrum Doula located in Central FL, working with families locally and around the world. We'd love for you to join our community, head over our Facebook group and join us!

6 views0 comments

Recent Posts

See All