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Culture & Justice Quorum Events

Culture & Justice Quorum

The UC San Diego CJQ meets on the 3rd Wed. of every month from 12:15 to 1:00 p.m.


Visit to discover Black History Month events at UCSD and at UC San Diego Health.

UCSD Black History Month Event
UCSD Black History Month Events


Join us at Tubman Chavez Conference Center on January 27th, 2024 from 1pm - 5pm for an Engagement & Symposia Series Beyond Birth: Postpartum Wellness. Please register using the QR code below. Beyond Birth Flyer

Beyond Birth UCSD Community Symposia

Join us at Moores Cancer Center on October 4th, 2023 from 11am - 2pm for an Engagement & Symposia Series Celebrating Midwifery Week. Please register using the QR code below. Midwifery Week Flyer

UCSD Midwifery Week

MLK RECEPTION hosted by the Department of OBGYN & RS Culture and Justice Quorum

Join us at East Campus Office Building (ECOB) 1-001, 9444 Medical Center Drive, 1st Floor, on January 10th, 2024 from 4pm - 5pm for a reception to Honor the Legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Attend in person or virtual. ZOOM LINK

MLK Reception in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. hosted by OBGYN & RS

California Breastfeeding Coalition

Annual 2023 San Diego Black Breastfeeding Week Celebration Hosted by Black Infant Health, San Diego Healthy Start, and WIC

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San Diego Black Breastfeeding Week

Black Birth Equity Summit


In celebration of Black Maternal Health Week April 11-17th, UCSD SOM CJQ, SNMA, and LMSA hosted a screening of acclaimed film Aftershock followed by an expert panel discussion moderated by Dr. Audra Meadows, Vice Chair, on the U.S. Maternal Health Crisis. Panelists included Dr. Cynthia Gyamfi-Bannerman, Department Chair, Nikki Helms, Licensed Midwife and Founder of the San Diego Community Birth Center, Dr. Shani Cooper, Doula and Founder of Root & Soul: Integrative Health, Dr. Toluwalasé (Lasé) A. Ajayi, Pediatrician and Principal Investigator of PowerMom, Jessica Wade, Maternal & Infant Health Initiatives from March of Dimes, San Diego County, and Dr. Akilah Weber, Assembly Member, District 79. Photos from the event: