Maternal Mortality Review

State level maternal mortality review committees are an important obstetric care and  maternal public health function.  Click here for a listing of maternal mortality review activity to date (April 2011).

Here are the presentations from the May 6th 2012 Maternal Mortality meeting and special interest group at the College's annual meeting in San Diego

Cynthia Berg, MD, MPH, Elizabeth Lawton, MHS. Maternal Deaths: What Are They and How Do We Find Them

Elizabeth Lawton, MHS - CA PAMR: Strategies for Case Finding

Barry Smith, MD - Small State MMR Committees - NH and VT

Susan Lemagie, MD - Small State - Alaska MMR Committee

Cynthia Berg, MD, MPH - Pregnancy Mortality Data Base: A Tool for Data Analysis

Elliott Main, MD - Causes of Maternal Death

David Lagrew, MD - Obstetric Hemorrhage: New Strategies, New Protocol

Debra Bingham, Dr PH, RN - Nurses Contribution: Identify, Track and Reduce Errors

Sarah Kilpatrick, MD - Illinois Efforts PPH

Maurice Druzin, MD - Preeclampsia Taskforce Project

Cynthia Chazotte, MD - Focus on Hypertension

Michael Paidas, MD - Deep Vein Thrombosis

Isaac Delke, MD -  Pregnancy Related Deaths Due to Cardiomyopathy, Florida

Afshan Hameed, MD - Cardiovascular Disease and Maternal Mortality

Jill M Mhyre, MD - Maternal Cardiac Arrest in the US

Andreea Creagna, MD, PhD - Racial Disparities in Maternal Mortality

Wendy Wilcox, MD, MPH - Black Women in the NYC Maternal Mortality Report 2001-2005

Elliott Main, MD - What Can/Should ACOG Do?


Photo’s from Maternal Mortality Meeting – May 5, 2012 San Diego 


Here are the presentations from the Taylor International Symposium "Maternal Mortality" 5/3/11

Jeffrey King, MD - Maternal Mortality in the USA

Gwyneth Lewis, MD, MPH, OBE - Saving Mothers' Lives

Kyriakos Markides, PhD - Ethnic and Racial Disparities in Maternal Mortality in the U.S.


Jeanne Mahoney

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