TOPIC/TITLE OF PRESENTATION: Reproductive Justice and Incarcerated Women: Understanding the Nexus of Reproductive Health, Mass Incarceration and Social Justice
DATE OF PRESENTATION: May 9, 2019
LOCATION: Helen Wood Hall at UR Medical Center
SPEAKER NAME(S): Carolyn Sufrin, MD, PhD
ACADEMIC TITLE/AFFILIATION: Assistant Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Center for Medical Humanities and Social Medicine
John Hopkins School of Medicine
LEARNING OBJECTIVE(S): At the conclusion of this activity, participants will be able to:
1. understand the phenomenon of mass incarceration and its health implications for
women including threats to reproductive justice.
2. recognize the unique reproductive health needs of incarcerated women as essential for
addressing broader health inequities.
Planning Committee and Speaker Declarations: The following planning committee members and speaker(s) have disclosed financial interest/arrangements or affiliations with organization(s) that could be perceived as a real or apparent conflict of interest in the context of the subject of their presentation(s). Only the current arrangements/interests are included.
PLANNING COMMITTEE AND SPEAKER NAME(S): DECLARATIONS (if none, state "none")
Carolyn Sufrin, MD, PhD Serves on board of directors of the national commission on correctional health care which sets standards for health care in correctional facilities. I receive no monetary support from or to NCCHC.
Eva K. Pressman, M.D. (Activity Director) none
COMMERCIAL SUPPORTER FOR THIS SESSION (if none, state “none): none
ACCREDITATION: The University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
CERTIFICATION: The University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.