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-BirthWell Partners Celebrates our 400th Birth
Published on Babypalooza
(story by board member and journalist Jennifer Greer)

Make a Difference, NOW. Dalia Abrams shares how she and Susan Petrus decided to start BirthWell Partners in the International DOULA magazine Vol 27, issue 4, 2019 p. 24-27

-Published research showing our program makes a difference:
Improving birth and breastfeeding outcomes among low resource women in Alabama by including doulas in the interprofessional birth care team.
Thurston, Abrams, et. al.
Journal of Interprofessional Education & Practice (JIEP), 17 (2019) 100278

Published research showing how doulas can be part of the solution.
An Interprofessional Approach to Prevent Recurrent Obstetric Anal Sphincter Injury (OASIS): A Case Report.

-BirthWell Partners helps raise awareness about maternal and infant mortality disparities in AL and the US at this panel discussion. First Birthday Alabama

-BirthWell recognized as a Perinatal Safe Spot in April 2017!

-Dalia Abrams discusses root causes of health disparities with Anna Claire Vollers at Black Babies Die at Three Times the Rate of White Babies in Alabama June 2017

The Birth of a New Career story about BirthWell Partners by Gigi Douban on NPR December 2011