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Infant and Maternal Mortality Summit

September 23, 2011

8:30 a.m.–3:30 p.m.

Renaissance Schaumburg

Convention Center Hotel

1551 North Thoreau Drive

Schaumburg, Illinois


To provide education to health care providers, including nurses, physicians, and public health professionals, on the crisis of infant mortality and prematurity in Illinois.

To create short and long-term goals for the reduction and elimination of infant and maternal mortality.


This conference will serve as an effective tool for information gathering, networking and best practice sharing in Illinois for health disparities in maternal

and infant health, as well as prematurity. This conference will be particularly effective as it would offer a unique perspective on the crossroads between health disparities, infant and maternal health, and prematurity in Illinois.

Conference structure will include 2 plenary sessions and skills building workshops on infant and maternal mortality and prematurity in Illinois. IMCHC includes among its partners state health agencies, community health providers, hospitals, federally qualified health centers, schools, advocacy organizations, physicians, nurses, dental providers and health departments.

For more information and to RSVP

Please RSVP by September 9, 2011.Sponsor and exhibitor opportunities are available.

Visit the summit website at to RSVP and for more information or contact Lilah Handler at 312.491.8161 or


Infant and Maternal Mortality Summit

Renaissance Schaumburg Convention Center Hotel, 1551 North Thoreau Drive
Schaumburg, IL

Keywords: advocacy organizations, Chicago's Southside Englewood Community, community health providers, dental providers, Englewood Chicago, Englewood Community, federally qualified health centers, health departments, hospitals, Illinois Maternal and Child Health Coalition, infant and maternal mortality and prematurity in Illinois, nurses, physicians, schools, state health agencies

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