Implementing the Postpartum Care Basics Bundle: A Deep Dive into Mental Health and Breastfeeding Support
Council on Patient Safety in Women's Health Care
March 26, 2 p.m. ET
Discusses the importance of establishing a comprehensive, personalized postpartum care plan for every woman; reviews essential components of a comprehensive plan; and reviews strategies for successfully conducting mental health and domestic violence screening.
Secure Your Own Mask Before Helping Others: Confronting Implicit Bias within Ourselves
United States Breastfeeding Committee
March 26, 2-3:30 p.m. ET
Addresses how structural racism is held up by both explicit and implicit bias, and reviews how to perform critical self-assessments to identify some implicit biases.
Using Policy to Create Healthy Schools
March 29, 2 p.m. ET
Discusses how current state statutes and regulations address mental health, school discipline, and other factors influencing school health, and how a new trauma-informed policy framework can help policymakers create learning environments that support all students.
Lead Exposure and Impacts on Early Brain Development
Association of State and Territorial Health Officials
April 8, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. ET
Aims to educate state health department staff and other key stakeholders on the science behind lead exposure and brain development, as well as current policy and programmatic efforts to mitigate the impact of lead on early childhood development.
Optimizing Health Literacy Programs: Innovative Strategies From the Field
April 9, 2-3:15 p.m. ET
Implementers discuss innovative strategies to address challenges with implementing health literacy programs in underserved communities, including how to use song and video to communicate key health messages and use local newspapers to communicate prevention messages.
Recognizing and Reporting Child Maltreatment: Child Abuse, Neglect, and Sex Trafficking of Minors
American Dental Association Council on Advocacy for Access and Prevention
April 10, 11 a.m-12 p.m. CT
Provides an overview of the child welfare system, child abuse reporting laws, risk factors and research on human trafficking of minors, and the role dentists and other professionals play in the protection of children. Continuing education credits provided.
Pursuing Health Equity: Start Where You Are
National Institute for Children's Health Quality
April 10, 3-4 p.m. ET
Addresses the persistent inequities in our health systems will take the concerted efforts of many individuals — public health professionals, nurses, clinicians, policy makers, community advocates, and families.