2020 Conference Information

Building the Bridge to Better Outcomes

Thursday, October 8, 2020, 8:30 a.m. (MST)

Featured Speaker: Dr. Joia Crear-Perry, MD, FACOG

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About Dr. Joai Crear-Perry, MD, FACOG:

Joia Adele Crear-Perry, MD, FACOG, Founder & President @National Birth Equity Collaborative – a thought leader around racism as a root cause of health inequities, Speaker, Trainer, Advocate, Policy Expert, and fighter for justice – is the Founder and President of the National Birth Equity Collaborative. Recently, she addressed the United Nations Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights to urge a human rights framework to improve maternal mortality. Previously, she served as the Executive Director of the Birthing Project, Director of 

Women’s and Children’s Services at Jefferson Community Healthcare Center and as the Director of Clinical Services for the City of New Orleans Health Department where she was responsible for four facilities that provided health care for the homeless, pediatric, WIC, and gynecologic services within the New Orleans clinical service area. Dr. Crear-Perry has been celebrated for her work to improve the availability and utilization of affordable health care for New Orleans’ citizens post the Hurricane Katrina.