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    Bonnie S. Birkel, CRNP, MPH
    Chair Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene

      MaryLou Watson, RN, MS
    Maryland Board of Nursing Mairi Breen Rothman, CNM
    American College of Nurse-Midwives Melissa M. Yates, MD
    American College of Ostetricians, Maryland Section Susan Jean Dulkerian, MD
    American Academy of Pediatrics, Maryland Chapter Joseph Morris, MD
    Maryland Hospital Association Janice Lazear, DNP, CRNP, CDE,
    University of Maryland School of Nursing Joan S. Tilghman, PhD, WHNP-BC, CNE
    Coppin State University, Helene Fuld School of Nursing Jeremy Galvan
    Maryland Families for Safe Birth Ida Darragh
    North American Registry of Midwives Karen Fennell, RN
    American Association of Birth Centers The Honorable Karen Montgomery
    Maryland State Senate The Honorable Ariana Kelly
    Maryland House of Delegates Jenifer Fahey, CNM, MPH
    University of Maryland Medical Center  

    Maura Dwyer, DrPH
    Staff Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene