Latest Past Events

A Justice & Joy Holiday Event

NBEC's Justice and Joy Holiday Event focuses on celebrating, informing, and educating Black birthing families across the United States. We do this by engaging attendees through speakers and presentations, sharing resources, and conducting raffle giveaways. It is our effort to use this event to help advance our mission to optimize Black maternal, infant, sexual, and reproductive […]

Sister Talk Series: Maternal Day of Action Reflections

Founder and President of the National Birth Equity Collaborative (NBEC) Dr. Joia Crear-Perry will be joined by Dr. Mary-Ann Etiebet, AVP for Health Equity at Merck, where she is responsible for driving an enterprise-wide health equity strategy for the company that delivers on sustainable business and societal value. She also serves as Lead of Merck […]

Climate Week 2021 – Protecting the Planet, Protecting Pregnancies: Strategies for Combating the Climate Crisis

View the replay on our YouTube Channel Presented in partnership with NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene and National Urban League Climate change can be overwhelming. With rising sea levels, skyrocketing temperatures and omnipresent fires, hurricanes and floods, it can be hard to understand which strategies can truly make a difference. Luckily, the experts […]