2019 Annual Summit
January 29-30, 2019
AT&T Executive Conference Center
AT&T Conference Center
1900 University Avenue
Austin, TX 78705
Summit Impact Report
Continuing Education Credits
Social Work Credits
Texas Children’s Hospital is an approved continuing education provider through the Texas State Board of Social Work Examiners.
Continuing Nursing Education
Texas Children's Hospital is an approved provider with commendation of continuing nursing education by the Texas Nurses Association - Approver, an accredited approver with distinction, by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. This Continuing Education Activity awards 12.5 contact hours.
Continuing Medical Education
Texas Children’s Hospital is accredited by Texas Medical Association to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Texas Children’s Hospital designates this live activity for a maximum of 12.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.Texas Children’s Hospital is accredited by Texas Medical Association to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The 2019 Texas Collaborative for Healthy Mothers and Babies Summit was held January 29-30, 2019, at the AT&T Executive Conference Center in Austin, Texas.
The event provided Texas clinicians, hospitals, advocates and other stakeholders an opportunity to learn about issues and initiatives related to the health of mothers and babies, including maternal safety in Texas.
Lisa Hollier, M.D., MPH
Texas Children’s Health Plan
President, American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists.
Professor and Medical Director of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Texas Children’s Hospital.
Elliott Main, M.D
Medical Director and Executive Committee Chair, California Maternal Quality Care Collaborative.
Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Stanford School of Medicine.
[For more videos from the Summit, visit our Summit playlist on YouTube.]
Tuesday, January 29
8:30 – 8:45: Keynote Presentation: Perinatal Quality Collaboratives: State and National Successes (pdf) (video)
Elliott Main, MD, Medical Director and Executive Committee Chair, California Maternal Quality Care Collaborative, Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Stanford School of Medicine
10:00 - 11:00: Alliance for Innovation on Maternal Health (AIM)
Development of the AIM Maternal Safety Bundles (pdf) – Jeanne Mahoney, RN, BSN, ACOG
Texas AIM Experience (pdf) – Manda Hall, MD, Texas Department of State Health Services
Illinois AIM Experience (pdf) – Ann Borders, MD, MSc, MPH, University of Chicago
11:00 - 12:00: Maternal & Neonatal Levels of Care (pdf)
Overview – Eugene Toy, MD, University of Texas Health Science Center
Houston Hospital Perspective – Emily Briggs, MD, MPH
Texas Medical Association State Perspective – Elizabeth Stevenson, RN, Texas Department of State Health Services
David Lakey, MD, UT System Office of Population Health
Catherine Eppes, MD, MPH, Ben Taub Hospital
Christina Davidson, MD, Texas Children’s Hospital
Patrick Ramsey (pdf), MD, MSPH, UT Health Science Center – San Antonio
1:45 - 2:45 Breakout Session 1: Obstetrics | Experiences with Maternal Safety Bundles in the Obstetric Setting
Maternal Early Warning System (pdf) – Catherine Eppes, MD, MPH, Ben Taub Hospital
Hypertension (pdf)– Ann Borders, MD, MSc, MPH, University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine
Cardiac (pdf) – Patrick Ramsey, MD, MSPH University of Texas Health Science Center-San Antonio
1:45 - 2:45: Breakout Session 2: Neonatal
1:45 - 2:45: Breakout Session 3: Community Health
One Key Question and Contraceptive Deserts (pdf) – Katherine Suellentrop, MPH, Power to Decide
Birth Control & Title X: Implications on Women’s Reproductive Health Access (pdf) - Kami Geoffray, JD, Women’s Health and Family Planning Association of Texas
Policies and State Programs – Viveca Martinez, Texas Health and Human Services Commission
Anitra Beasley, MD, MPH, Baylor College of Medicine
Jennifer Bump, MD, MBA, FACOG, Baylor College of Medicine
George Macones, MD, MSCE, Washington University School of Medicine
Wednesday, January 30
Stacey D. Stewart, MBA, President, March of Dimes
10:45 - 11:45: Developing Novel Ways to fund Quality Improvement Projects
DSRIP Program and Title V (pdf) – Noelle Gaughen, Texas Health and Human Services Commission
Women’s Health Funding - Viveca Martinez, Texas Health and Human Services Commission
Determining Needs and Cost of QI Projects (pdf) - Bob Hendler, MD, Texas Hospital Association
Working With Private Foundations (pdf) - Elizabeth Krause, St. David’s Foundation
1:00 - 2:00: Behavioral Health and Substance Use
Maternal Substance Use (pdf) - Brad Fitzwater, MD, Texas Department of State Health Services
Caring for Prenatal Women with Mental Health/Anxiety (pdf) – Lucy Puryear, MD, Texas Children’s Hospital
Hospital Perspective of Maternal Substance Us2 (pdf) – John Isaac, MD, Pediatrix Medical Group