SisterReach Lunch & Learn RSVP Now! “Know Your Rights” Pregnancy in the Workplace

SisterReach & A Better Balance
“Know Your Rights”: Pregnancy in the Workplace
Lunch and Learn Event

Tuesday, February 17th
12:00pm to 2:00pm
The Urban Child Institute
Conference Rm 2
*Lunch will be provided for attendees*
Speaker, Elizabeth Gedmark, will discuss strategies for supporting healthy
working families by educating public officials regarding pregnancy in
the workplace in order to improve pregnancy laws.

Elizabeth Gedmark, J.D., is the Director of the Southern Office/Staff Attorney at A Better Balance (ABB): The Work and Family Legal Center. ABB is a national non-profit legal organization advocating for workers so they do not have to sacrifice their economic security in order to care for their families. Elizabeth is a co-author of the book, Babygate: How to Survive Pregnancy and Parenting in the Workplace, and author of the article published in the Clearinghouse Review, “Using Pregnancy Discrimination Claims to Fight Poverty.” Learn more at: and
To attend, RSVP to Tiffany Quinn at by February 13th

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