Low Birth Weight Partnership Initiative

19th Annual Low Birthweight Partnership Initiative Presents

Pathways to the Reduction of Low Birth Weight Babies and Infant Mortality

Friday, April 21 | Miner, Missouri
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Miner Convention Center | 2610 E. Malone (next to Ruby Tuesday)
9:00 am – 2:00 pm
Lunch will be provided

Speakers Include:

Jennifer Brinkmann, MBA
President, Alive and Well Saint Louis


Emily Luft, LMSW
St. Louis Regional Health Commission

Paul Caruso, MD, FAAP
Southeast Hospital, Cape Girardeau, MO.


Brian K. Williams, Executive Director- Focus of Fatherhood Network
Randolph County Caring Community Partnership, Moberly, MO.


Lisa Cummings, MSN, MHA, PHD Student
University of Missouri/Nursing – St. Louis, MO


Roxanna Vandermause PhD, RN
University of Missouri/Nursing – St. Louis, MO


Cathy McElderry, Ph.D., MPH, LCSW
Chair/Associate Professor, Department of Social Work
Southeast Missouri State University, Cape Girardeau, MO


Randall W. Williams, MD, FACOG, Director
Missouri Department of Health & Senior Services, Jefferson City MO.

Target Audience:

• Health Professionals, Educators
• Family Planning Agencies
• Community Outreach Workers
• Business Leaders
• Social Services
• Faith-Based Leaders and Consumers
• Healthy Start & Maternal Wellness Program Participants



CEU’S Offered

Transportation Provided

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