MCH Events

October 6, 2022
  • Qualitative Mini-Lab: Introduction to Coding Techniques with Prof. Johnny Saldana October 6, 2022  11:00 am - 1:00 pm

    Co-sponsored by the Bright Spots Mini-Lab and the Center for MCH
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October 12, 2022
  • MCH Skills Leadership Institute #1: An Anti-Racism Approach to Improving the Health of Populations with Dr. Julia Joseph-Di Caprio October 12, 2022  5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

    MCH and PHN students may email for log-in details.

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October 14, 2022
  • The Public Health Imperative of Abortion Access with Dr. Caitlin Gerdts October 14, 2022  10:00 am - 11:00 am Via Zoom

    The past decade has seen a steady and dramatic increase in legislative attacks on abortion access in the United States, often under the perilous guise of “protecting women’s health.” A robust body of evidence has, however, demonstrated that access to abortion is vital to the health and well-being of pregnant people and their families and that restrictions on abortion access threaten public health. With the recent repeal of Roe v Wade, people in more than half of the country will be forced to make decisions regarding traveling for care, navigating self-care options, or not receiving care at all. The tortuous financial, logistical, and legal barriers to abortion that are emerging in a Post-Roe United States will only further exacerbate structural inequities and imperiling the health, lives, freedom, and reproductive well-being of millions of Americans. Dr. Caitlyn Gerdts, Vice President for Research at Ibis Reproductive Health, will be presenting. 

    -Registration forthcoming/check back here for seminar updates, including a Zoom registration link

    Co-sponsored by the University of Minnesota School of Public Health's: Division of Epidemiology and Community HealthCenter for MCH, and MCH Student Interest Group.

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