Policy workgroup

The Policy workgroup is one of the six Prematurity Collaborative workgroups guided by the Collaborative strategic map.

This workgroup works to achieve demonstrated improvements in health equity and preterm birth by developing and implementing messaging, policy and practice strategies.

Workgroup focus

The Policy Workgroup co-chairs are:

  • Andre Kane, MPA
    Vice President Policy & Strategic Partnerships
    Power to Decide
  • Cindy Pellegrini
    Senior Vice President Public Policy & Government Affairs
    March of Dimes

The workgroup focus is guided by strategic map priorities to:

  • Tell the right story to each audience in a compelling way
  • Coalesce partners to support common messaging
  • Integrate messaging with other campaigns/efforts
  • Engage partners to advocate policies supporting preterm birth goals
  • Establish a federal home for preterm birth efforts

2019 Resource Guide

Workgroup Accomplishments

Workgroup Work Plan

2019 meeting schedule

Meeting Materials

February 2018 Meeting

April 2018 Meeting

May 2018 In-person Meeting

June 2018 Meeting

July 2018 Meeting

September 2018 Meeting

October 2018 Meeting

November 2018 Meeting

December 2018 Meeting

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