Series A: Thursday 10:10 a.m. A1 A2 A3 A4 A5 A6 A7

Club Mom: Reducing Health Disparities in the African-American Community

Club Mom is a community health group for women who have been historically disenfranchised from traditional medical and health systems. This program led by St. Paul-Ramsey County Family Health works with other organizations who share the goals of reducing health disparities among African- American women and improving birth outcomes for African- American children. In addition to positive impacts on participants, there are community-level benefits related to prevention and improved longer-term health outcomes. Gain tools and learn how to make a collaborative impact on maternal/child health outcomes and reduce infant mortality.

Presenters

Tamiko Ralston, St. Paul-Ramsey Public Health  
Nina Harris, St. Paul-Ramsey Public Health  
Club Mom Participants TBA  

In This Theme: Promoting Primary Prevention

A1   Club Mom: Reducing Health Disparities in the African-American Community
B1   The Father Factor: Promoting Healing and Preventing Trauma
C1   Integrating Sexual Violence Prevention into Existing Services