Aspen Black Maternal Survival Roundtable

Sunday, June 23, 2024


Invitation Only

This event will gather senior leaders advocating for and advancing solutions in maternal health globally. Leaders will contribute their ideas to the design and content of an Aspen Black Maternal Survival Initiative, aiming to amplify solutions, increase awareness, and advocate for more resources and policy change.


  • To inform a broader global agenda to increase black maternal survival 
  • To contribute to priority setting among key stakeholders
  • To start a high-level and urgent conversation to identify gaps that need to be filled to advance progress
  • To identify the leadership gaps in the global and domestic health landscape
  • To hear about current commitments and commitments in progress of roundtable participants


  • Jennie Joseph, Founder and Executive Director of Commonsense Childbirth Inc
  • Dave Chokshi, Former Commissioner of the New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene and Chair of Common Health Coalition.