NC Perinatal Region IV: Provider Support Network Webinar Series
This webinar series covers an array of topics related to maternal and neonatal health including perinatal safety, racial equity, substance use, appropriate levels of prenatal, intrapartum, postpartum, and well-woman care, and more. This is a free series crafted with the intention of disseminating the latest evidence-based best practices to the providers and nurses of Region IV. Through this network, we hope to share and learn so all providers and nurses are empowered to give the women, babies, and families of North Carolina Region IV the very best care.
“Pre-gestational Diabetes in Pregnancy” –Heatherly M. Smith, PA-C, CDCES – 2-part series
“Gestational Diabetes Mellitus Screening” Lecture –Samuel T. Bauer, MD
“The Role of Pelvic Physical Therapy in Perinatal Care”– Keeli Gailes DPT, ATC
“Cannabis Use During Pregnancy and Lactation.” – Jaimie Lea, MPH, IBCLC
“Covid-19 Vaccines and Pregnancy” — Brenna L. Hughes, MD, MSc, Vice Chair of Quality and Obstetrics at Duke University
“NC Maternal Mental Health Matters: An introduction to behavioral health care in the perinatal period and use of psychiatric consultation services” – Dr. Mary Kimmel and Karen Burns, MSW
“Racial and Ethnic Inequities in Postpartum Pain Evaluation and Management” – Jasmine Johnson, MD
“IMPLICIT ICC: Improving Birth Outcomes through Interconception Care at Well Child Visits.” — Narges Farahi, MD
“Electronic Cigarettes and Emerging Tobacco Products” Jaimie Lea, MPH
“Severe Hypertension (HTN): Overview of TJC Standards and the AIM Bundle” by Kate Menard, MD, MPH.
This is a free webinar series crafted with the intention of disseminating the latest evidence-based best practices to the providers, nurses, doulas, educators, lactation consultants, case managers, and all others invested in the maternal health of Region IV.