Preconception Health

March 12, 2014: Watch and Read About the Meeting

Meeting Summary
Meeting Video 

Meeting Objectives

  • Identify opportunities to improve women’s preconception and interconception health in order to improve birth outcomes in our community
  • Identify opportunities to reduce teen and unplanned pregnancies in our community


Welcome and Objectives for the Meeting

Michael Fiorile, President and CEO, Dispatch Printing Company
Task Force Co-Chair

Donna James, Managing Director, Lardon and Associates, LLC
Task Force Co-Chair

Preconception Health as a Key Factor in Infant Mortality

Kelly Kelleher, MD, Nationwide Children’s Hospital

Jeff Biehl, President
The Healthcare Collaborative of Greater Columbus

Edmund F. Funai, MD, Chief Operating Officer
The Ohio State University Health System

Mysheika Roberts, MD, Assistant Health Commissioner
Columbus Public Health

Background Materials from Dr. Funai and Mr. Biehl

Table Exercise

Preconception Table Exercises

Preconception Health Discussion Guide

Best of Intentions:  Reducing Teen and Unplanned Pregnancies

Sarah S. Brown
Chief Executive Officer
The National Campaign to Prevent Teen and Unplanned Pregnancy

Sarah Brown Presentation

The National Campaign to Prevent Teen and Unplanned Pregnancy’s Briefing on Birth Control

Table Exercise

Teen and Unplanned Pregnancy Discussion Guide

Closing Comments & Adjourn

Meeting Materials

Preconception Health Promotion: From Concept to Practice

Ohio Teen Birth Fact Sheet

CDC VitalSigns – Preventing Teen Pregnancy