Global Health Journal Club discusses maternal mortality article

Tags: residency, Education, global health, stephanie peace, cynthie wautlet, jennifer karnowski

On November 21, the UW Ob-Gyn Global Health Journal Club gathered to discuss the article “Causes and contributing factors of maternal mortality in Bosaso District of Somalia: A retrospective study of 30 cases using a Verbal Autopsy approach”, with leadership from UW Ob-Gyn global health resident Stephanie Peace, MD, PGY-3.

The discussion centered around APGO Global Health Competency #18, which is to describe the major causes and known effective interventions for prevention and treatment of maternal morbidity and mortality around the world. Cynthie Wautlet, MD, co-hosted the event, along with global health mentor Jennifer Karnowski, MD.