Every Woman Southeast to host webinar on interconception care

Every Woman Southeast, a coalition of leaders in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina and Tennessee, is holding a webinar on “Promoting Interconception Care through the Postpartum Visit.”

The webinar will be Thursday October 13, 2011 from 12:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. EST

  • Purpose: To increase knowledge about the postpartum visit and the opportunity it presents for interconception care
  • Audience: Public health leaders, program managers, agency directors, health care providers, and community leaders with an interest in maternal, child and women’s health
  • Learning Objectives: Participants will be able to a) describe the importance of the postpartum visit; b) discuss barriers and facilitators to postpartum visit participation for mothers; c) describe new tools and resources available to optimize the content of the postpartum visit; and d) describe at least one project focusing on improving attendance at the postpartum visit.

Topics and Speakers will include Lori Reeves, March of Dimes, Florida; keynote presenter Jeanne Conry, MD, PhD, Chair, ACOG District IX, California; and Mothers Matter Project & Pregnancy Medical Home in North Carolina.

Participation is free. Space is limited. Reserve your spot here. To learn more about Every Woman Southeast visit their Web site. To join their listserv or team, click here.