Media Alert! Detroit Residents Take Center Stage in “Hacking” Michigan’s Birth & Breastfeeding Challenges

  MEDIA ALERT Detroit Residents Take Center Stage in “Hacking” Michigan’s Birth & Breastfeeding Challenges First Ever Community Hackathon Will Feature “Family Innovation Teams” Representing Detroit Organizations Detroit, MI—Detroit’s first ever Birth and Breastfeeding Hackathon on August 24th and 25th brings together technologists, designers and engineers with a unique and necessary twist— local residents are …

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Detroit’s First Birth and Breastfeeding “Hackathon” Brings Innovators, Tech Experts, Community Members Together to Tackle State’s Maternal and Infant Health Crisis

For Immediate Release: August 6, 2019 Contact: Kimberly Seals Allers | KSealsAllers@Gmail.com | 347.671.7779   Detroit’s First Birth and Breastfeeding “Hackathon” Brings Innovators, Tech Experts, Community Members Together to Tackle State’s Maternal and Infant Health Crisis Nationally Recognized MIT Media Lab Model Now Replicated With Community & Health Equity Focus Detroit, Michigan— Innovators, designers, community members, birth …

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GROUNDBREAKING HEALTH TECHNOLOGY TO IMPROVE BIRTH OUTCOMES

GROUNDBREAKING HEALTH TECHNOLOGY TO IMPROVE BIRTH OUTCOMES Detroit, MI— Black Mothers’ Breastfeeding Association (BMBFA) today announces $100,000 in funding from the Michigan Health Endowment Fund’s 2019 Community Health Impact Grant to develop a groundbreaking new mobile application to reduce preterm birth and infant mortality rates. The project titled, “Stakeholder-Driven High-Tech Innovation Project” has a unique …

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