Who Are the Women Giving Birth in Various Settings?
  Marian MacDorman, Reproductive Branch, National Center for Health Statistics
   
  Discussant
Nigel Paneth, Michigan State University
   
10:25 Break
   
10:40 Panel 2—Assessment of Risk in Pregnancy
  Moderator: Benjamin Sachs, Tulane University
   
  Identifying Low Risk Pregnancies
  Kimberly D. Gregory, Cedars-Sinai
   
  A Sociological Perspective on Risk Assessment in Pregnancy
  Elizabeth Armstrong, Princeton University
   
  Discussant
  M. Kathryn Menard, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
   
11:45 Panels 1 and 2 Discussion
   
12:15 p.m. Lunch
   
1:15 Panel 3—Birth Settings and Health Outcomes: State of the Science
  Moderator: Holly Powell Kennedy, Yale University
   
  Cochrane Review: Alternative Versus Conventional Institutional Settings for Birth
  Ellen Hodnett, University of Toronto
   
  Birthplace in England Collaborative Group Studies
  Jane Sandall, King’s College, London
   
  Process of Care During Childbirth
  Carol Sakala, Childbirth Connection
   
  Effect of Built Environment on Health Outcomes
  Esther M. Sternberg, Arizona Center for Integrative Medicine


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