Cardiovascular Disease in Pregnancy: A Focus on Hypertension

Wednesday, November 11, 2020

7:00pm - 8:00pm Eastern Time via Webinar

Hypertension is a significant driver of maternal mortality and morbidity; with implications for women's long-term health. This presentation will provide valuable information about screening, diagnosis, and management of hypertensive disorders during pregnancy and through the first year postpartum, including risk modification strategies for longterm sequelae.  Implications for NP practice will be discussed. Join NPWH as we launch our 2020-2021 conversations to improve maternal health outcomes, as part of our commitment as an Alliance on Innovation in Maternal Health (AIM) partner organization. 

This program is free for all to attend but registration is required to earn CE. 


Afshan B. Hameed, M.D., F.A.C.O.G., F.A.C.C.

Professor OB/GYN, Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine

Professor, Division of Cardiology

Medical Director, Obstetrics

Medical Director, Quality and Safety

University of California, Irvine

Jennifer Hawn, RDMS OB/GYN, MSN, WHNP-BC

Mercy Clinic Maternal-Fetal Medicine, St. Louis, MO

This program is supported by a cooperative agreement with the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) under grant number UC4MC28042, Alliance for Innovation on Maternal Health. This information or content and conclusions are those of the author and should not be construed as the official position or policy of, nor should any endorsements be inferred by HRSA, HHS or the U.S. Government.