On Monday, October 5, 2015, The US MERA Direct Assessment Task Force took part in a webinar presentation by Charla Long, the nationally acclaimed pioneer in the area of competency-based education. View the presentation here
Our latest newsletter welcomes our Pennsylvania and South Carolina State Chapters. Read about reasons for forming a state chapter, the support chapters are receiving from a very generous donor, and meet Susan Smartt Cook, our Chapters Coordinator. Details in Full Newsletter
Our recent Board of Directors elections saw the largest ever participation by NACPM members. The membership elected Ellie Daniels, Audrey Levine and Kaye Kanne to serve on our board. In addition, NACPM members voted in favor of amending our bylaws to allow for the formation of state chapters. Details in Full Newsletter
In 2012, the U.S. ranked 43rd in the world in infant mortality. A disproportionate number of infant deaths occur in minority communities. Read about the role of racism in infant mortality as well as profiles on a number of individuals and organizations who work to address racial disparities in maternal and infant birth outcomes. Details.
Watch for Free, 1.5 MEAC CEUs $15 We are thrilled to be able to share with you a very special webinar, presented by Mary Lawlor, Kaye Kanne, Jamie Eidsath, Jo Anne Myers-Ciecko and Sandra Stewart. This webinar provides an overview of the purpose, history, accomplishments, and next steps for US MERA. Details in Full Newsletter