grand rounds - Tragedy at our doorstep: Infant Mortality in Ohio
Wednesday, November 20, 2019 | 11:45 a.m. - 12:45 p.m.
Tragedy at our doorstep: Infant Mortality in Ohio
Maleka James, MPH-Supervisor, Bureau of Maternal, Child Health; Project Manager for EveryOne Reach One Infant Mortality Task Force, Dayton and Montgomery County, Ohio
AnnMarie Schmersal, MS, APRN, CPNP-AC-Nurse Practitioner-Specialty Pediatrics and Procedural Sedation, Dayton Children's Hospital
- Recognize infant mortality as a marker of the health of a community and appreciate the racial disparities in infant mortality present in Montgomery County.
- Utilize a public health approach to reduce racial disparities and overall rates of infant mortality.
- Identify opportunities as an individual health care provider to influence infant mortality.