admin News April 15, 2019

“The Mother & Child Connection: A Forum on Infant and Maternal Mortality”
Friday, May 3, 2019, 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Kansas City Health Department – Biery Auditorium
2400 Troost Ave., Kansas City, MO 64108

8:00       Registration, Coffee and Connections

8:30       Welcome and Business Meeting– Jovanna Rohs, Ph.D., Chair Elect, Mother & Child Health Coalition

  • *Approve Minutes from January 25, 2019 Quarterly Meeting
  • * Election: Approve Slate of Nominees for the Board of Directors
  • Awards Presentation
  • Election Results

8:20       Spoken Word Poetry Presented by Natasha Ria El-Scari

8:45      Mother & Child Health Coalition Executive Director Report – Tracy Russell

9:15       Safe Haven for Newborns – Anne Biswell

9:35       Infant Mortality in Greater Kansas City – Jennifer Allen and Katherine Campbell, FIMR

10:15     Lived Experience Story Presented by Flor Campo Estrada

10:45    Maternal Mortality in Greater Kansas City – Dr. Traci N. Johnson, MD, FACOG, Truman Medical Center

11:30    Question and Answer Panel

11:50    Closing, Evaluation and Healthy Start Celebration

12:00    Adjourn

Please register for this event here: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/MCHC5319