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Mother Infant Health & Equity Collaborative (MIHEC) Meetings



 

Mother Infant Health & Equity Collaborative Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS), Division of Maternal Infant Health, holds quarterly Mother Infant Health and Equity Collaborative (MIHEC) Meetings to bring the communities' work together, and ensure multi-sector partners have a space to work together to address upstream inequities. This work is part of Michigan's Maternal Infant Health & Equity Improvement Plan. Anyone with an interest in maternal & infant health and equity is welcome and encouraged to attend. 

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Michigan map decorative graphicVirtual MIHEC Schedule 2022

TIME: 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM ET

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May 19, 2022
August 18, 2022
November 17, 2022

MIHEC meetings for 2022 are scheduled as virtual meetings due to safety concerns and recommended public health response to COVID-19.

 

 

 

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Elevating Family Voices
February 18, 2021 - (Meeting Agenda) 

Welcome
 • Amy Zaagman, The Michigan Council for Maternal & Child Health (MCMCH)
Elevating Family Voices 
 • Meredith Kennedy, member of the Asabike coalition of the Inter-Tribal Council, parent leader and Behavioral Health Manager
Maternal and Infant Health Partner Sharing & MDHHS Update 

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NICU Mom & Baby
MMMS/FIMR Update, Family Planning & Reproductive Justice

May 20, 2021 - (Meeting Agenda) 

Welcome
 • Sonia Hassan, Wayne State University
Michigan Maternal Mortality Surveillance (MMMS)/ Fetal Infant Mortality Review (FIMR) Update 
 • Melissa Limon-Flegler and Audra Brummel, MDHHS
MICCA Project Presentation
 • Dr. Michelle Moniz, University of Michigan
Reproductive Justice Presentation
 • Nkenge Browner, Mothering Justice
Maternal and Infant Health Partner Sharing & MDHHS Update 
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Supporting High Risk Families
August 19, 2021 - (Meeting Agenda)

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Welcome
 • Sonia Hassan, Wayne State University
Opioid Health Homes 
 • Kelsey Schell, MDHHS
Rooming-In Program
 • Katie Halvorsen, War Memorial Hospital
Covenant Cuddler Program
 • Sarah Knochel, Covenant Hospital
Maternal and Infant Health Partner Sharing & MDHHS Update 

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