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Childbirth Should Not Be a Death Sentence: Global Maternal Health and the Impact of COVID-19

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July 15, 2020 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm EDT

The Women’s Congressional Policy Institute in cooperation with Congresswomen Brenda Lawrence and Debbie Lesko, Co-Chairs, Congressional Caucus for Women’s Issues, and Congresswomen Madeleine Dean and Jenniffer González-Colón, Vice-Chairs, Congressional Caucus for Women’s Issues, hosts the first conversation in a new virtual briefing series.


Kerry Pelzman, Deputy Assistant Administrator, Bureau for Global Health, United States Agency for International Development (USAID), who will speak to the role of USAID in preventing maternal deaths and the impact of COVID-19 on maternal health.

Mary-Ann Etiebet, MD, MBA, Lead and Executive Director, Merck for Mothers, will moderate the discussion.

Attendance is possible only with an advance RSVP to ensure the security of the virtual event.

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