Daley to host public hearing on ensuring healthy births, moms and babies Tuesday in Lafayette Hill in Philadelphia

LAFAYETTE HILL, May 23 – As part of the House Democratic Caucus’ Plan4PA, state Rep. Mary Jo Daley, D-Montgomery, will host a House Democratic Policy Committee public hearing on ensuring healthy births, healthy moms and healthy babies. 

The hearing will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, May 29 at the William Jeanes Library and Karabots Center for Learning, 4051 Joshua Road, Lafayette Hill.

Daley requested the hearing to discuss the importance of women’s health care for moms, the birth process and their babies. Daley will be joined by state legislators from across the state, including Policy Committee Chairman Mike Sturla, D-Lancaster.

The current agenda is:

     2:00 p.m.      Welcome and Opening Remarks

     2:10 p.m.      Dr. David Kelly

                           Medical Director in the Office of Medical Assistance Programs

                           Pennsylvania Department of Human Services

     2:40 p.m.      Dr. Loren Robinson

                           Deputy Secretary of Health Promotion and Disease Prevention

                           Pennsylvania Department of Health

     3:10 p.m.      Dr. Sindhu Srinivas

                           Director of Obstetrical Services

                           Associate Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology

                           Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania 

     3:40 p.m.      Closing Remarks    

The meeting is one in a series being held across the state on the House Democrats’ Plan4PA that includes putting people first, good jobs, quality schools and fair taxes. Visit www.plan4pa.com for additional information about the Plan4PA and www.pahouse.com/policycommittee for Policy Committee materials.

The media and public are invited to attend.