Cash During Pregnancy | May 20

The racial wealth gap has persisted for decades and may play a key role in preterm birth disparities. Directly addressing income insecurity in pregnancy offers an untapped opportunity to generate long term health and financial improvements for families. Hosted by the Preterm Birth Initiative (PTBi) at UCSF, Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco and Asset Funders Network, Jhumpa Bhattacharya will participate in a panel discussion to explain the implications of the racial wealth gap for maternal and child health, and present pregnancy income supplementation as a promising intervention. Learn more >>