Past Events


Council on Patient Safety in Women’s Health Care

July 29-30, 2019

Washington D.C.

Jill Arnold presented the Safe Care for Patients with a Previous Cesarean Birth patient safety bundle to the Council at ACOG Headquarters.

A Conversation on Maternal Health Care in Rural Communities: Charting a Path to Improved Access, Quality and Outcomes

June 12, 2019

Washington D.C.

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) meeting on the state of maternal healthcare in rural communities, with a focus on access to maternal health services before, during, and after pregnancy.


Medicaid Child and Adult Core Set Annual Review Workgroup

May 7, 2019 -  May 9, 2019

Washington D.C.


CDC-ACOG Maternal Mortality Meeting

Sunday, May 5, 2019

Nashville, TN


April 23, 2019

Winthrop Rockafeller Center

Morrilton, AR

 Arkansas Healthcare Transparency Initiative Task Force Board Meeting

April 9, 2019

Little Rock, AR

Pacific Business Group on Health 1st Quarter Member Meeting

March 28, 2019

Irving, TX

Jill Arnold presented on the patient experience in maternity care in the U.S.

Global Health Policy (UCSF GHS 205)

February 6, 2019

UCSF Mission Hall Room

Jill Arnold invited to speak as a guest lecturer

7th Annual World Patient Safety, Science & Technology Summit

January 18-19, 2019

Huntington Beach, CA

Presented our organization’s 2019 commitment to the Patient Safety Movement Foundation

Financial support to attend this event generously provided by Gauss Surgical.

Delivery Decisions Initiative Expert Consultation Meeting

January 14- 15, 2019

Boston, MA

Convening of national thought leaders and key stakeholders in childbirth alongside leadership from the pilot sites participating in the national trial of the Team Birth Project. Read more about the Team Birth Project.

 Arkansas Maternal Mortality Roundtable Meeting

Tuesday, December 11, 2018

North Little Rock, AR

Invited to attend as a Community Organization

 National Network of Perinatal Quality Collaboratives Annual Summit

November 29 - 30, 2018

CDC Tom Harkin Global Communications Center

Atlanta, GA

Invited to attend as a Partner Organization

ACOG-J&J Maternal Mortality meeting

November 16, 2018

Washington, D.C.

Advisory Board member Lakeisha Dennis attended this meeting convened by American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) and Johnson & Johnson for maternal health champions. This meeting was closed to social media and the press.

Financial support to attend this meeting generously provided by Johnson & Johnson.

Mississippi Perinatal Quality Collaborative Annual State Meeting: Engaging Consumers in Maternity Quality Improvement


November 16, 2018

Jackson, MS

Jill Arnold attended as a speaker.

Thank you, MSPQC and Mississippi Public Health Association.

The Why, What and How of Cesarean Birth Rates: Advocating for risk-appropriate care in Mississippi and beyond

November 15, 2018

A presentation and discussion hosted by ICAN of Jackson, MS


SMFM MaRCR Workshop

November 5 - 6, 2018

Washington D.C.

Society for Maternal Fetal Medicine MaRCR (Measuring and Reporting Cesarean Rates) Workshop. Jill Arnold attended as a presenter.