Maternal Depression: State Policies and Programs
Friday, April 12, 2019
During this webinar, NCSL staff and national experts will provide an overview of state maternal depression policies and programs. According to the CDC, maternal depression is common and treatable. Left untreated, maternal depression can have devastating effects for mothers, children and families. Fellows will share updates on their efforts and experiences to improve maternal and child health as well as learn more about state policies and recent legislative trends on this webinar. Click here to listen to the full webinar.
State Immunization Policies and Programs
Friday, March 1, 2019
During this webinar, NCSL staff and national experts from the American Academy of Pediatrics will provide an overview of state immunization policies and programs. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) ranks vaccination among the most significant public health achievements of the 20th century. The CDC reported that, over the last two decades, immunizations prevented more than 21 million hospitalizations and 732,000 child deaths in the United States. Click here to listen to the full webinar.