This forum aims to increase awareness among providers on how to create, enhance and/or revitalize preconception health interventions that improve maternal health and birth outcomes for North Carolina. The forum will:
Showcase preconception health approaches that apply a holistic and health equity lens to promote preconception health and provide care.
Use innovative clinical and community-level best practices and tools to assess risks, promote healthy behaviors and provide culturally grounded care for both men and women of childbearing age.
Demonstrate collaborative efforts with various partners, interdepartmental or within the community, to strategically and systematically engage in conversations and leverage resources to support preconception health initiatives.