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Eating for Life: Food × Environmental Justice in Prenatal Care

November 23, 2021 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

“The leading causes of maternal mortality and morbidity in the U.S. are byproducts of structural racism within our neighborhoods and environments, yet policy and research discussions often minimize a key organizing framework–food justice.” (Oberly, 2021)

Black Millennials 4 Flint’s Black+Brown Alliance is BACK with “Eating for Life:
Food × Environmental Justice in Prenatal Care” which will highlight the intersection of environmental racism, Black maternal health, and food injustice.

Expert speakers include:

Aramis Jones (Moderator)
BM4F Memphis EJ Griot

Vanessa Vassall
BM4F National Program Director, Maternal Health & Environmental Justice

Mia Madison
Executive Director
Memphis Tilth



November 23, 2021
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm