APHA 2023 Annual Meeting & Expo

November 14, 2023

9:00 am ET


On November 14th, Michelle Zambrano of the Health Leads New York team will be presenting in a panel presentation at the 2023 American Public Health Association’s 2023 Annual Meeting and Expo: Creating the Healthiest Nation: Overcoming Social and Ethical Challenges. The session, titled Improving Maternal Health Outcomes By Increasing Access To Doula Care With Medicaid: Results Of A Cross Sector Strategic Collaboration, will cover how the New York Coalition for Doula Access (NYCDA) was able to advocate for equitable reimbursement for doulas by elevating their voices while also levering interviews and analytics to drive consensus across key stakeholders. She will also discuss the importance of advocating for equitable reimbursement to reduce inequities in maternal health.


Michelle Zambrano, MPH, Director of Programs, Health Leads