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Transgenerational Trauma and Racism, Impacts on Maternal Health Among African Americans

  • Rachel Upjohn Building 4250 Plymouth Road Ann Arbor, MI, 48109 United States (map)

Course Description:

Sayida Peprah, PsyD, is a Licensed Clinical Psychologist and Maternal Mental Health Consultant. She served on the California Maternal Quality Care Collaborative Maternal Suicide Review Committee. Dr. Peprah is a member of the Black Women Birthing Justice Collective and a Collaborative Partner with the Black Mamas Matter Alliance promoting research, education and community-based services to positively transform birthing experiences in the black community.  This lecture will focus on how historical injustices occurring among women of color in the U.S., impact physical and mental health of mothers and children.

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CE Value (credits): 1.5
CE Type: Standard


University of Michigan Depression Center

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Blair Whittington