League of Women Voters hosting meeting about maternal mortality

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AMARILLO, Texas (KFDA) - The League of Women Voters is hosting a lunch meeting about maternal mortality this week.

The lunch starts at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday, March 11, at Dyers BBQ in Wellington Square near South Georgia Street and interstate 40 West.

Texas Tech University Professor Dr. Teresa Baker will speak and provide a presentation on maternal and infant mortality rates in the Panhandle-region.

Baker is a board-certified obstetrics and gynecology physician, the director of the OBGYN residency program, co-director of the InfantRisk Center and holds the Rush Endowed Chair in Women’s Health and Oncology.

Visitors are welcome to attend and meals will be ordered individually.

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