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Rhode Island KIDS COUNT and the Rhode Island Teen Pregnancy Coalition co-sponsored a policy roundtable to discuss findings from the Issue Brief:
Teen Pregnancy and Parenting in Rhode Island

The policy roundtable was attended by educators, health care providers, child welfare service providers, state agencies, advocates, and political and community leaders from across the state.

 



The event began with welcoming remarks from:

Constance Howes
President, Women and Infants’ Hospital



Dr. David Gifford
Director, Rhode Island Department of Health

Highlights from the Issue Brief were Presented by:

Leanne Barrett
Policy Analyst, Rhode Island KIDS COUNT



Patricia Flanagan, M.D.
Pediatrician, Hasbro Children’s Hospital
Teen-Tot Clinic
Chair, Rhode Island Teen Pregnancy Coalition



The policy roundtable discussion was attended by educators, health care providers, child welfare service providers, state agencies, advocates, and political and community leaders from across the state.