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Unveiling Maternal Morbidity and Mortality in the United States

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November 13, 2023 @ 3:00 pm 4:30 pm

The Institute for Common Power and the University of Washington Department of Medicine Present:
“Unveiling Maternal Morbidity and Mortality in the United States: Disparities and Challenges in Women’s Health”
Angie Roumain, RN, MPH, CPHQ
Executive Director
Denova Collaborative Health

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This presentation will explore maternal morbidity and mortality in the United States including health complications and adverse outcomes that can occur during pregnancy, childbirth, and the postpartum. Poor maternal health outcomes disproportionately affect Black and Indigenous women and women of color, highlighting a stark and deeply rooted problem in our healthcare system.

Speaker Biography: Angela Roumain is a dedicated healthcare professional with a strong background in nursing and a passion for advancing racial health equity. With a Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) from Arizona State University and a Master of Public Health (MPH) degree from The University of Arizona, Angela brings a unique blend of clinical expertise and public health knowledge to the forefront of healthcare disparities discussions. Angela currently holds the role of Executive Director at Denova Collaborative Health, an integrated health care organization based in Phoenix, Arizona.

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