Webinar: Equity and PreTerm Birth - A Context for Action


Preterm birth, the leading cause of infant mortality, has been called a dramatic and shocking example of race and place inequality in the U.S. This webinar will summarize the state of knowledge about equity and preterm birth, with an emphasis on populations at highest risk. Register here.



Paula Braveman, MD, MPH
Professor of Family and Community Medicine and Director of the Center on Social Disparities in Health, University of California San Francisco, School of Medicine

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 Univeristy

Donald K. Warne, MD, MPH
Chair of the Department of Public Health, North Dakota State University, Department of Public Health

Paul Jarris, MD, MBA (Moderator)
Chief Medical Officer, SVP Mission Impact, March of Dimes Foundation