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Dr. Sayida Peprah, on behalf of Diversity Uplifts, Inc. and Black Women Birthing Justice joined the office of Senator Kamala Harris at a Roundtable on Black Maternal Health in San Francisco, on February 18, 2020.  The roundtable, hosted Tuesday by Sen. Harris’ office, was moderated by California Breastfeeding Coalition Board Chair and Sankofa Birthworkers Collective member Devona Robertson.  Also present was the CA Surgeon General Nadine Burke-Harris and many black maternal health advocates and organizations.  

CLICK HERE TO LEARN MORE ABOUT SENATOR HARRIS' PROPOSAL FOR LEGISLATION TO ADDRESS THE BLACK MATERNAL MORTALITY CRISIS.