The 2018 CityMatCH Leadership and MCH Epidemiology Conference
2018 Conference Archive
Nearly 800 Maternal and Child Health Professionals attended the 2018 CityMatCH Leadership & MCH Epidemiology Conference Partnering with Purpose: Data, Programs, and Policies for Healthy Mothers, Children and Families took place in Portland, OR Sept. 14-16, 2018. The conference, once again, brought together the CityMatCH Urban Maternal and Child Health Leadership Conference, and the Maternal and Child Health Epidemiology Conference.
The conference offered a platform to share experiences, enhance knowledge, and generate new ideas for promoting and improving the health of women, children and families. Participants discovered critical elements of evidence-based public health programs; innovative strategies to enhance the reach and impact of these programs; national recommendations and examples for public health programs and policies at the local and state level; and health impacts of established and proposed federal, state and local policies that affect maternal and child health populations.
The conference took place at the Hilton Portland Downtown located at 921 SW Sixth Avenue, Portland, OR 97204.