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Sep 29 2022

Black Women and Reproductive Justice: Abortion and Life in the Post-Roe Era

September 29, 2022

12:30 PM - 2:30 PM


College of Nursing & Zoom


845 S. Damen Ave., 3rd Floor Event Center, Chicago, IL 60612

Dr. Monica McLemore smiling toward the camera. To her left is the title of the event in yellow text on a purple background:

Join the Women's Leadership and Resource Center and the UIC College of Nursing for a special engagement with Monica McLemore, PhD, MPH, RN, FAAN.


Schedule & How to Participate:

  • 12:30 - 1:30pm: Public lecture
  • 1:30 - 2:30pm: Seminar (open only to UIC College of Nursing students)

Guests may choose to attend in person or virtually via Zoom.


Food, Safety, and Accessibility:

Masks are required at the in-person event.

Boxed lunches for in-person attendees will be available for pickup beginning at 12pm, on a first-come, first-served basis. Attendees may not eat inside the event space.

Please contact us with any questions or access requests: or (312) 413-1025.


Continuing Education Credit:

  • University of Illinois Chicago College of Nursing is approved as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the Ohio Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. (OBN-001-91)
  • In order to earn contact hours, participants must attend the entire hour lecture/discussion or view the recording AND fill out the evaluation.
  • Expiration date for recording: 3/29/2023
  • Names of joint providers: UIC Women’s Leadership and Resource Center, UIC College of Nursing



  • Family and Community Medicine, UIC College of Medicine
  • Center of Excellence in Maternal and Child Health, UIC School of Public Health
  • UIC Gender and Women's Studies
  • UIC Student Nurses for Social Justice

Date posted

Sep 16, 2022

Date updated

Sep 23, 2022


Monica McLemore, PhD, MPH, RN, FAAN | Professor, Department of Child, Family and Population Health Nursing / Interim Director, Center for Anti-Racism in Nursing | University of Washington

Dr. McLemore's research addresses reproductive health and justice at the intersection of antiracist birth equity research, community-informed methods, and policy translation. Her research interests cover the reproductive spectrum including abortion, birth, cancer risk, contraception, family planning, health sexuality, pleasure and consent.