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Why Not Home, film screening and panel discussion

Join Jessicca Moore, filmmaker and nurse practitioner, on a compelling journey through maternity care in the United States. Told through the lens of doctors, nurses, and midwives, Why Not Home? examines the latest evidence on risks and rewards of different birth settings. The film presents a balanced and accessible view on the latest research, along with moving personal stories of medical practitioners faced with big decisions for their own growing families. Viewers are challenged to move beyond preconceived ideas, and to envision a fresh future for maternity care in America.

Event takes place at the Hitchcock Auditorium at COCC campus.

Film will be followed by a panel discussion with local professionals.

Tickets are $10. Students with valid ID receive a $2 discount

Later Event: November 8
Birth Tellers