News Archives

  • Virginian-Pilot

    June 29th, 2018

    Black Women in Virginia Die in Childbirth at 3 Times the Rate of Any Other Race. What’s Going On? — quotes Eugene Declercq, professor of community health sciences

  • The New York Times Magazine

    April 11th, 2018

    Why America’s Black Mothers and Babies Are in a Life-and-Death Crisis — quotes Julie Palmer, professor of epidemiology

  • Medscape

    January 8th, 2018

    Texas Maternal Mortality Nearly Doubled During Past Decade— quotes Eugene Declercq, professor of community health sciences.

  • Better Data Collection Needed to Reduce Maternal Mortality

    January 8th, 2018

    Rising mortality rates may partly own to overreporting and flawed data collection system.

  • Texas Tribune

    January 5th, 2018

    Maternal Deaths Are Increasing in Texas, but Probably Not as Much as Officials Thought — mentions Eugene Declercq, professor of community health sciences.

  • KUT

    January 4th, 2018

    Texas’ Maternal Mortality Problem Is also a Data Problem, Study Finds — quotes Eugene Declercq, professor of community health sciences.

  • NPR

    January 2nd, 2018

    Nearly Dying in Childbirth: Why Preventable Complications Are Growing in US — quotes Eugene Declercq, professor of community health sciences

  • Washington Post

    November 8th, 2017

    Rural America’s Disappearing Maternity Care — opinion co-authored by Austin Frakt, associate professor of health law, policy & management

  • Quartz

    October 30th, 2017

    The Data on How Many New Mothers Die in the US are in Shambles — quotes Eugene Declercq, professor of

  • ProPublica

    October 23rd, 2017

    How Many American Women Die from Causes Related to Pregnancy or Childbirth? No One Knows — quotes Eugene Declercq, professor of