Webinars will be offered on a range of MCH topics.
Substance Use Disorder During Pregnancy
Friday, July 31, 2020
10-11 a.m. PT / 11 a.m.-12 p.m. MT / 12-1 p.m. CT / 1-2 p.m. ET
This session focused on substance use disorder among pregnant women, its impact on the mother and infant, strategies to facilitate treatment and long term supports, and an overview of recent state legislation to address the issue.
Tammy Jo Musgraves, policy specialist, NCSL
Dr. Maridee Shogren, clinical professor, College of Nursing & Professional Disciplines, University of North Dakota
Newborn and Developmental Screening
Thursday, November 12, 2020
12-1 p.m. PT / 1-2 p.m. MT / 2-3 p.m. CT / 3-4 p.m. ET
This session focused on state-level considerations around newborn screening and developmental screening, as well as lessons learned and policy options to optimize outcomes for children who would benefit from early detection of diseases and disabilities.
Peter Kyriacopoulos, chief policy officer, Association of Public Health Laboratories
Dr. Michelle Macias, professor of pediatrics and chief of the Division of Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics, Medical University of South Carolina
Khanh Nguyen, senior policy specialist, NCSL Health Program