Blog quick links Document icon Write for MCH Blog! Matrix icon Archives Recent blog posts A Reflection on the Reproductive Justice Symposium Thursday, May 6, 2021 First-year MCHEPI student, SJ Doi ('22), writes a reflection on their CoE-MCH Reproductive Justice Symposium experience. First-Year Trainee Reflections: The 2020 Experience Thursday, April 15, 2021 First-Year students in the Center of Excellence in Maternal and Child Health at UIC School of Public Health reflect on their first year and give advice to prospective students. HIV Research for Prevention Conference Experience Tuesday, March 16, 2021 Kendall Lucero (’22) writes about her experience at the HIV Research for Prevention Conference. MCHEPI Trainee Spotlight: Kate Yep ('21) Monday, March 8, 2021 Kate Yep ('21) writes about her Applied Practice Experience and how she developed an infant mortality report for Illinois Department of Public Health’s Office of Women’s Health and Family Services. Masks for MOMs Campaign Wednesday, February 3, 2021 Mickie Anderson writes about the Masks for Mom’s Campaign, a collaborative response to the COVID-19 pandemic by the UIC CoE-MCH and Black Girls Break Bread. MCHEPI Trainee Spotlight: Madeline Mangiaracina ('21) Monday, January 4, 2021 Madeline Mangiaracina writes about her Applied Practice Experience as an MPH student working to contribute to gender inclusivity with CPS data. My Experience as a New Maternal and Child Health Trainee Saturday, January 25, 2020 Maddie Levecke ('21) writes about her exposure during her first year as an MPH student to community organizations committed to maternal and child health. MCH Trainee Spotlight: Karissa Frazier ('20) Sunday, December 15, 2019 Karissa Frazier's global applied practice experience fostered community health assessments in Kisumu, Kenya, built from the Kenyan Demographic Health Survey. Trainee Spotlight: Sarah Bergen ('20) Sunday, November 17, 2019 Sarah Bergen, MPH in Maternal and Child Health Epidemiology '20, competed her AP experience working to improve school-based health centers, health in schools and mobile care units.