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Black midwifery - history and current practices

  • UC Berkeley 245 Hearst Gym Berkeley CA USA (map)

This lecture is part of a project to gather postpartum traditions, to expose current postpartum experiences and to define postpartum justice.  Come join us.  Public welcome.

Ethnic Studies 199/ Asian American Studies 199: Traditional Postpartum Wisdom: Implications for Contemporary Postpartum Justice.  (For additional information: or HERE)


Melinda I. Fowler, CNM, MSN

Associate Professor
Certified Nurse Midwife, UC San Francisco

Melinda Fowler's research and clinical interests include women's health, routine pregnancy outcomes, nutrition and healthy pregnancy, Centering Pregnancy.