DAY 1- Panel 1: What We’ve Learned from COVID-19: The Pandemic’s Impact on Perinatal Health and Our Next Steps. COVID-19 has shaped District and national response in ways that allow us all to think more critically and holistically about improving health outcomes.
Panelists will discuss ways to use the District’s COVID-19 response as a model to address longstanding inequities. This conversation will be moderated by Errin Haines, Editor-at-large for The 19th. Panelists include:
• Moderator: Errin Haines, Editor-at-large for The 19th
• Mayor Muriel Bowser, Washington DC
• U.S. Representative Robin Kelly, Illinois 2nd Congressional District
• Dr. Aletha Maybank, Chief Health Equity Officer for the American Medical Association