Listening to Mothers III National Advisory Council

The Listening to Mothers III National Advisory Council was convened to provide guidance on the planning, implementation, and reporting of the Listening to Mothers III survey. To ensure expertise on the full range of survey topics and involvement of key organizations, the multi-disciplinary advisory group included representatives from many leading professional organizations involved with maternal and child health. The group members continued provided guidance with regards to the development of the survey questionnaire and report. The Listening to Mothers III report does not necessarily reflect views of the individuals and groups named below.

Members of the Listening to Mothers III National Advisory Council

Rachel Abramson, RN, MS, IBCLC
HealthConnect One

Jill Arnold
Consumer Representative

Shaudi Bazzaz, MPP, MPH
Catalyst for Payment Reform

Leah Binder, MA, MGA
Leapfrog Group

Debra Bingham, DrPH, RN
Association of Women's Health, Obstetric and Neonatal Nurses

Kate Chenok, MBA
Pacific Business Group on Health

Maureen P. Corry, MPH
Childbirth Connection

Katherine Criswell, RN, MSN
Providence Health & Services, Oregon

Eugene R. Declercq, PhD, MBA
Boston University School of Public Health

Deborah Dee, PhD, MPH
Division of Reproductive Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Diana Derige
W. K. Kellogg Foundation

R. Louise Floyd, DSN, RN
National Center on Prevention of Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Jack Fowler, PhD
Informed Medical Decisions Foundation

Andrea Friedman, JD
National Partnership for Women & Families

Reem M. Ghandour, DrPH, MPA
Maternal and Child Health Bureau, Health Resources and Services Administration

Jane Hooker, RN, MN, CPHQ
National Association of Public Hospitals and Health Systems

Paul Jarris, MD
Association of State and Territorial Health Officials

Lorrie Kline Kaplan, CAE
American College of Nurse-Midwives

Leah Kaufman, MD
American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists

Mary Lawlor, CPM
National Association of Certified Professional Midwives

Christine H. Morton, PhD
California Maternal Quality Care Collaborative

Brian J. Osberg, MPH
National Governors Association

Carol Sakala, PhD
Childbirth Connection

Mark P. Sloan, MD
The Permanente Medical Group

Stephanie Teleki, PhD
California Healthcare Foundation

Sarah Thomas, MS
National Committee for Quality Assurance

Additional Participant
Stephen Cha, MD, MHS
Center for Medicaid and CHIP Services

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