Addressing our shared responsibility to ensure equity, safety, and respect

- The Reverend Martin Luther King Jr.

At Birth Summit IV a multi-stakeholder group of delegates will co-create an implementation strategy for emerging evidence, tools, and models of care that can eliminate inequities, improve access, and enhance quality of care across all communities.

Join Us In Santa Fe,

New Mexico

Gather with us at this by-invitation only event in Santa Fe, New Mexico at the only Native American-owned hotel in downtown Santa Fe. Hotel Santa Fe offers you a relaxed yet deeply reverent immersion into the art, architecture, music and language of the Pueblo people.

Countdown to Summit IV

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This invitation-only event will be held March 31 through April 2, 2019. Please watch your inbox for details.


Birth Summit IV

At Summit IV, we will convene 150 leaders from 12 stakeholder perspectives: consumers, community health, service providers, consumer advocates, innovative models of care, health systems, health policy and law, research, payment reform, health professional educators, health administration, and quality and safety. Using a proven model for transdisciplinary engagement, delegates will co-create an implementation strategy to ensure that evidence-based resources, and best practice models, become standard of care across the United States. Overall, our aim is risk reduction and improved access to high-quality care across all communities.

Learn more about the history of the Summits along with the delegate selection process, facilitation model, and the models, tools and resources delegates will consider here.

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People of the Summit

Find the steering council and planning committee here.

Learn about the delegates here

Interested in participating in Summit IV remotely?

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In-person attendance at the Birth Summit IV is by invitation only. We are currently exploring options for live streaming portions of Birth Summit IV for a broader audience. Please sign up below if you would like us to keep you up-to-date on options as they become available.


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