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    Infant Mortality and Black Women Flipped Assignment

    Posted by Susanne Walker on Apr 16, 2019 2:08:11 PM


    By Dr. Patti R. Rose, Ed.D, author of Health Disparities, Diversity, and Inclusion

    Among the headlines this morning came some great news. Reps. Lauren Underwood (D-Ill.) and Alma Adams (D-N.C.) announced that they have created a Black Maternal Health Caucus.  "Our caucus will elevate black maternal health as a national priority and explore and advocate for effective, evidence-based, culturally competent policies and best practices for improving black maternal health," Underwood said at a press conference. Read the full story:

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    Topics: flipping the classroom, health disparities, Classroom Assignments, Patti Rose, maternal mortality and black women