Maternal and Child Health Conference

April 8 – 9, 2021 | Online

Maternal and Child Health Conference

Contact Us

If you have questions or comments, please contact us at CHSEvents@asu.edu

Schedule

Day 1 – April 8

TimeSession Details

8:15 – 8:30 a.m.

Registration and opening remarks

8:30 – 9:30 a.m.

The Past, Present and Future of Maternal Child Health

Activating MCH Leaders for Impact: Reflecting on our Past, Preparing for our Future

  • Caroline Stampfel, Chief Strategy and Program Officer, Association of Maternal and Child Health Programs

The Current State and Future of MCH in Arizona

  • Patricia Tarango, Bureau Chief, Bureau of Women’s and Children’s Health, Arizona Department of Health Services

9:30 – 11:00 a.m.

Building Our Skills as Allies and Advocates: Using Emotional Intelligence in Our DEI Work

  • Anne Phibbs, Founder and President, Strategic Diversity Initiatives

11:15 – 11:30 a.m

Break

11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Emerging Practice and Research to Promote Lifelong Resilience for MCH: Abstract Presentations

Universal Web-based COVID-19 Symptom Checklist for Maternity Patients with Limited Health Literacy

  • Aziza Ismail, LiteraSeed

Maternal Mortality and Morbidity in Arizona

  • Clarke Baer, Arizona Department of Health Services

AZ PRAMS (Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring)

  • Gina Herrera, Arizona Department of Health Services

Supporting Late Preterm Infants in the Hospital Setting

  • Angela Lober, IBCLC Director, Academy of Lactation Programs

The Snuggle Bug / Acurrucadito Study: An Observational Study of Infant Sleep

  • Rachel Tribby, Arizona State University Edson College of Nursing and Health Innovation
  • Ana Martinez Valencia, ASU Edson College of Nursing and Health Innovation
  • Kimiya Kasraeian, ASU College of Health Solutions

SES Is Associated with Gut Microbiome Structure in Childhood

  • Candace Lewis, Translational Genomics Research Institute

12:30 – 1 p.m.

Break

1 – 2 p.m.

Ethics of Engaging with Individuals and Communities in Your Practice and Research

  • Michael Yudell, Drexel University Dornsife School of Public Health

Day 2 – April 9

TimeSession Details

8:30 – 9:30 a.m.

Panel: Better Engagement with Families and Youth to Promote MCH Resilience

  • Dawn Bailey, Family Engagement Specialist, Office of Children’s Health, Arizona Department of Health Services (moderator)
  • Eadie Smith, Family Advisor, Children with Special Health Care Needs within the Arizona Department of Health Services
  • Michele Thorne, President of D.A.M.E.S Charities Inc.
  • Audra Paletta, Youth Advocate

9:30 – 11 a.m.

Developing Effective DEI Leaders and Effective DEI Teams: Building Agency and Accountability

  • Anne Phibbs, Founder and President, Strategic Diversity Initiatives

11:15 – 11:30 a.m.

Break

11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Emerging Practice and Research to Promote Lifelong Resilience for MCH: Abstract Presentations

Community-Campus Partnerships Key Role in Identifying and Addressing Social Determinants of Health Impacting MCH

  • Martha Moore-Monroy, Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health, University of Arizona

Parentese, Turn-Taking, and Language Development: Effects of Parent Coaching

  • Naja Ferjan Ramirez, University of Washington

The Nature of Intensification within School-Based Speech-Language Pathology

  • Laurel Bruce, ASU College of Health Solutions
  • Jean Brown, ASU College of Health Solutions 

Child Fatality Review: Deaths Among Children in Arizona: What Is It and What Do We Do?

  • Jessica Perfette, MPH Arizona Department of Health Services Bureau of Women’s and Children’s Health

Ecological Approaches to Child Obesity

  • Elizabeth Reifsnider, ASU Edson College of Nursing and Health Innovation

Parent Resilience Is Associated with Positive Diet Traits Among Hispanic Adolescents

  • Sonia Vega-López, ASU College of Health Solutions

12:30 – 1:30 p.m.

Online poster gallery