Millennial Health

Black Maternal Health

September 07, 2020 Dr. Jay-Sheree Allen feat Dr. Tamika Cross Season 1 Episode 21
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Black Maternal Health
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Black Maternal Health
Sep 07, 2020 Season 1 Episode 21
Dr. Jay-Sheree Allen feat Dr. Tamika Cross

On this episode we are joined by Dr. Tamika K. Cross for a discussion on Black Maternal Health. We've heard the statistics and the stories about Serena Williams among others, but why exactly are Black mothers dying at such a disproportionate rate?

Dr. Cross is a board certified physician who completed her residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology and is currently practicing in Texas. Dr. Cross has a passion for improving health outcomes for patients in underserved communities, and has served on several multidisciplinary hospital committees aimed to address the alarming maternal morbidity rates in the country.

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Show Notes

On this episode we are joined by Dr. Tamika K. Cross for a discussion on Black Maternal Health. We've heard the statistics and the stories about Serena Williams among others, but why exactly are Black mothers dying at such a disproportionate rate?

Dr. Cross is a board certified physician who completed her residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology and is currently practicing in Texas. Dr. Cross has a passion for improving health outcomes for patients in underserved communities, and has served on several multidisciplinary hospital committees aimed to address the alarming maternal morbidity rates in the country.

Thank you for listening to the Millennial Health Podcast. Please subscribe to the podcast, share with your friends and leave a review on Apple Podcasts. If you have questions or comments feel free to reach out on Instagram and Twitter  @DrJaySheree