Congratulations to Dr. Joia Crear-Perry, MD, @doccrearperry, Founder and President of the National Birth Equity Collaborative @birthequity for being named a "Maternal Health Visionary" by the The Maternal Health Task Force (#MHTF10), a project of the Women and Health Initiative at the @harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health.
Dr. Crear-Perry has addressed the @unitednations Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (@un_ocha) in order to push for a #humanrights framework to improve the dire global statistics around #maternalmortality, She has served as the Executive Director of @thebirthingproject, Director of Women's and Children's Services at Jefferson Community Healthcare Center and as Director of Clinical Services for the City of @neworleans Health Department.
Dr. Crear-Perry also serves as an advisory committee member of tje @blackmamasmatter Alliance, a Black women-led, cross-sectoral alliance that empowers Black mothers to advocate, drive research, build power and shift culture for Black maternal health, rights and justice.
For more information about the Maternal Health Task Force, check out this link---> https://www.mhtf.org/
#birthequity #maternahealth #reproductivehealth #reproductiverights #reproductivejustice #globalhealth #HealthForAll