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Issues for Your Tissues Podcast Episode 

Monica McLemore, PhD, MPH, RN discusses her work at the Bixby Center for Global Reproductive Health at the University of California, San Francisco, her research, her teaching, her patients, and her recent piece in May's issue of Scientific American.

REPROS Fight Back

A podcast on the frontlines of the fight for sexual and reproductive health and rights. 

Another Round 

The hosts explore relevant topics in regard to the black American experience, race across the spectrum, culture, gender and a whole flux of other topics.

Code Switch

Journalists of color explore the intersections of race, gender, and identity and explore what these identities mean.

Woke WOC Docs

A Podcast By and For WOC in Medicine and Health Justice

This particular episode features Dr. Monica McLemore, as she discusses the health injustices faced by Black mothers and the work she has done to combat them.  

"The Promise of Midwives", Scholars Strategy Network Podcast 

Our very own ACTIONS Intern, Rachel Applewhite, discusses the effectiveness of doulas and midwives and the promise they hold for improving Black maternal health. 

 

Websites 

Abortion Law Project

A new collaboratively developed public database focused on laws and regulations applicable to the provision of abortion services, created by the Guttmacher Institute, Resources for Abortion Delivery (RAD), Policy Surveillance Program of the Center for Public Health Law Research, American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU), Center for Reproductive Rights (CRR), National Abortion Federation (NAF), and Planned Parenthood Federation of America (PPFA) are excited to launch. This comprehensive aggregation of state abortion laws explores state-level statutes and regulations, in effect as of December 1, 2018, across all 50 states and Washington D.C. 

Field Guide to Structural Racism in Health 

Dr. Brittany Chambers discusses the policy priorities her team is developing in partnership with Black women in Oakland and Fresno, in a new field guide on health equity and structural racism from Apolitical.

SB 464 Educational Modules 

Dignity In Childbirth And Pregnancy: Eliminating Inequalities In Perinatal Health Care

This project was funded by the California Health Care Foundation in response to strong evidence of racial inequalities in perinatal care and outcomes.