Navigating Black Maternal Health and Abortion Access

In remembrance of the esteemed Dr. Geraldine “Gerae” Peten, join us for a Zoom panel on February 8th, 2024, from 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm AZ time.
This special event, held in collaboration with Black Women Organized for Political Action, will explore topics of Black Maternal Health and Abortion Access.

Guest Speakers:
Dezie Woods-Jones, President & CEO of Black Women Organized for Political Action – Opening Keynote 
Councilwoman Kesha Hodge-Washington – Panelist 
Representative Quant√° Crews – Panelist 
Zaire Bailey, Director Planned Parenthood Affiliates of California | Strategic Partnerships, Policy Advocacy – Panelist  
Dr. Akilah Weber, Assemblymember of California’s 79th District – Panelist 
Dr. DeShawn Taylor, CEO of Health Justice MD – Closing Keynote 

Dr. Peten, a cherished member of the Arizona List family and an advocate for community empowerment, dedicated her life to public service and education. The panel serves as a tribute to her legacy, and we have initiated a special fund in her memory to support black candidates, a cause close to her heart. Honor Dr. Gerae Peten’s impact on our community and continue the conversation on vital issues.

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