NJ Spotlight News Roundtable: Maternal Health in New Jersey

NJ Spotlight News | March 30, 2021 | Health Care
'Pursuing Equity Through Systemic Change' roundtable features NJ First Lady Tammy Murphy, experts on maternal and infant care discussing equity

In New Jersey, Black mothers may be nearly twice as likely as white mothers to die from pregnancy-related complications and Black babies nearly three times as likely as white babies to die before their first birthdays. First Lady Tammy Murphy’s Nurture NJ initiative lays out a strategic plan that aims to make New Jersey a safer, more equitable state to deliver and raise a baby.  In this NJ Spotlight News virtual roundtable on Thursday, April 1 at 4 p.m., we will be joined by experts to discuss the plan and steps forward for business, government, and communities.  Register here.