MoMMA's Voices is a program of the Preeclampsia Foundation.

Preeclampsia Foundation is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, Tax ID# 91-2073087.


For more information about MoMMA's Voices

please email the Program Manager Nicole Purnell or call the office at 321-421-6957. 

©2019 Preeclampsia Foundation. All rights reserved.

People in crisis should call their local emergency number, physican or the National Suicide Prevention Hotline at 1-800-273-TALK (8255).

Champions for Change

2019 SUMMIT

OCTOBER 18 – 20 | HOUSTON AREA

Influencing Change in Maternal Health

The Champions for Change Summit is dedicated to empowering our community with the education, training, and resources needed to make necessary changes in maternal health.

Houston, TX

Marriott Houston CityPlace at Springwoods Village

1200 Lake Plaza Drive

Spring, Tx 77389

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Friday, October 18

  • Opening Reception

 

Saturday, October 19

  • Sunrise Yoga

  • Breakfast

  • Vendor tables

  • Place of Peace

  • QI Initiatives

  • Mindful Moments

  • Lunch

  • Sharing Your Story Training

  • Panel Discussion: Widening Your Lens

  • Using Your Representative Voice

  • Posttraumtic Growth

  • Champion's Dinner (Cocktail attire)

Sunday, October 20

  • Sunrise Yoga

  • Breakfast

  • AIM Bundle Overview

  • Understanding Research

  • Breakout Workshops I

  • Lunch

  • Breakout Workshops II

  • Panel Discussion: Successful Partnerships

  • Organizational Growth

SPONSORS  

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We are extremely grateful for the support of our 2019 Champions for Change Summit sponsors. The Preeclampsia Foundation does not endorse any opinions, beliefs, or findings of any sponsor at any time. For more information on sponsorship opportunities, email nicole.purnell@preeclampsia.org

Connect with survivors, volunteer leaders and other like-minded champions for change in
maternal health.

  • Understand the mental health implications with traumatic pregnancy outcomes

  • Learn the difference between receiving and giving support, and what it means to be a wounded healer.

  • Share designated time to connect with other community members

  • Reduce isolation by relating to other’s stories

Learn to share your story in an impactful way to influence health care practices.

  • Decipher which parts of your story to highlight

  • Develop your elevator speech, why are you a champion

  • Understand how a patient/family/provider partnership works

  • Be empowered to see yourself as an expert, an equal member of the team

Celebrate the successes that have been made thus far, and honor the effected families we work so hard for.

  • Enjoy a night of recognition and inspiration at our Champion’s Dinner

  • Understand the current landscape of maternal mortality and morbidity awareness

  • See the vision for where we need to be

Use the tools from Summit to ignite a fire of change in your local communities.

  • Understand your role in quality improvement

  • Advocate for the patient in health care systems

  • Ensure your seat at the table