Above: Newborn in India. (Jhpiego)

Celebrate World Prematurity Day with MCSP on November 17th

Posted November 9, 2015

In recognition of World Prematurity Day on November 17th, the Every Preemie program invites you to celebrate the partnerships and initiatives targeting preterm birth and hear how we are working to end the number one killer of children under five around the world.

November 17, 2015
2:00-3:30 p.m.
The Kennedy Caucus Room
325 Russell Senate Office Building

RSVP HERE

Speakers include:

Ariel Pablos-Mendez, MD, MPH
Assistant Administrator for Bureau for Global Health, Child and Maternal Survival Coordinator, USAID

Edward R.B. McCabe, MD, PhD
Chief Medical Officer, March of Dimes

Judith Robb-McCord, MAAS, MPH
Director, Every Preemie, Project Concern International

Joy Riggs-Perla, MPH
Senior Director, Saving Newborn Lives, Save the Children

Suzanne Stalls, CNM, MA
Vice President of Global Outreach, American College of Nurse-Midwives

Joy Marini, MBA, PA-C
Executive Director, Maternal and Child Health, Women and Girls, Johnson & Johnson

Koki Agarwal, MD, MPH, DrPH
Director, USAID’s Maternal and Child Survival Program

Questions? Please contact Christa Davis at 202-662-8933 or [email protected].

Maternal Child Survival Program
Maternal and Child Survival Program
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