One of the most important recent presentations on the state of maternal health and the challenges humanity faces and how best to approach overcoming them. A team collaboration, with contributions from Project Contributions from Square Roots, Harvard, Delos, IHME, and Jennie Joseph, challenges us to do more to ensure our mothers are supported and the […]
Through his foundation, Square Roots, Morad Fareed has created the endowed Dr. Nabiel and Wesam Fareed Family Financial Aid Fund for the Harvard Chan School. The fund, named after his parents, states a preference for supporting students from or descended from residents of the West Bank or Gaza who are pursuing studies in women’s health. […]
Dr. Catherine Monk, Director of the Perinatal Pathways Lab at Columbia University, speaks about the important connection between a pregnant mother’s emotional state and her baby’s brain development. She goes on to speak about how a pregnant mother’s experiences and emotional state during pregnancy prepares the baby for the kind of world they will likely […]
Jennie Joseph, Executive Director of Commonsense Childbirth Inc., speaks on how mothers are the keys to ensuring healthier humans and what it will take to address the maternal health crises in the U.S. “It’s not that complicated”.
Morad Fareed, CEO of Square Roots and Co-Founder of Delos, and Dr. Anne Hansen, Medical Director of the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) at Boston Children’s Hospital discuss the effects of the environment on human health and how the period in the womb determines how healthy you will be in the future. Morad also speaks […]
The President of Malta, Marie-Louise Coleiro Preca, at the 2018 Humanity 2.0 Forum speaks on why humanity needs to come together and work in synergy to support mothers around the world.
The National Aeronautics and Space Administration’s Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center has partnered with Square Roots, a New York-based maternal health company, to launch a new research project looking at how induced stress can affect a person’s metabolism.
Square Roots, a mission-driven company focused on pregnancy health and wellness, is hosting its inaugural BIRTHMARK® Day event in the City of Miami this Friday, June 23rd. BIRTHMARK® is the first national platform to support pregnancy and is connected by a coalition of cities, called BIRTHMARK® Cities. With lack of support on the federal level […]
Even though the hospital where a woman gives birth may be her biggest risk factor for having an unnecessary C-section, a new study by Square Roots and Ariadne Labs suggests most women don’t factor hospital quality into their decision making about where to receive care.
Dr. Palfrey, a new addition to the Square Roots Advisory Board, has an extensive record of leadership in pediatrics, having served both as the Executive Director of First Lady Michelle Obama’s Let’s Move! Program as well as the President of the American Academy of Pediatrics. Senator Snowe, an existing Square Roots Advisory Board Member, will […]