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Ethnic Differences in Predicting Preterm Birth and Low Birth Weight: Developing a Biobehavioral Profile Risk
Speaker: R. Jeanne Ruiz, PhD, WHNP-BC, FAAN

Department: Office of the DeanRoom: Acedemic Education Center, Auditorium A
Directly Provided: Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
Time: 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
Campus: El Paso

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Upon the completion of this activity the participant should be able to:
  • Identify changes resulting from the acculturation process that are deleterious to maternal health and infant health
  • Recognize biomarkers that are predicted by acculturation that predict preterm birth
  • Identify modifiable factors for interventions from a psychological risk profile predicting preterm birth
Accreditation: Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation: Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.  Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.