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Two Leading Experts on Health Care Disparities added to Advisory Board 

Square Roots announced today the addition of two new advisory board members: Dr. Lisa Saul, MD, the president of Allina Health’s Mother Baby Clinical Service Line and a perinatologist with Minnesota Perinatal Physicians; and Dr. Rachel R. Hardeman, PhD, MPH, an Assistant Professor in the Division of Health Policy and Management at the University of […]
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New Research Initiative to Provide Expecting Mothers Vital Information on Pregnancy Care Options 

A new research project at Ariadne Labs supported by Square Roots, a mission-driven company focused on defining and empowering healthy birth, will educate women on quality of care options by providing them with facility-level cesarean section rates. “C-section rates have surged 500 percent in just one generation. A hospital’s C-section rate is an important indicator […]
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Square Roots Launches “BIRTH 40™”, the Coalition of Cities Improving Birth in the United States 

BIRTH 40™ member cities will receive access to Square Roots BIRTH™ platform, custom birth plan system, leading research, and cross-city collaboration. Announcement is part of a four-year, $4.15 million Commitment to Action made at CGI America. Commitment includes the publication of a national blueprint and regional summits to encourage sharing of best practices and inform […]
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Square Roots Founder Morad Fareed and Advisor Dr. Neel Shah Publish Op-Ed: The Massive Market Failure of Motherhood 

For everyone who has children, nieces, nephews, younger siblings, and/or a soul, safe childbirth is deeply personal—not only because of what has happened to some of us, but also because of what could have happened and what still might happen. Nearly four million women give birth in the United States each year, and more than […]
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New York City Mothers to Explore the Future of Wellness in Pregnancy with hosts Donna Karan and Morad Fareed 

Square Roots funds innovative program to explore wellness care during pregnancy, including stress and anxiety reduction through therapeutic yoga, Reiki, and meditation. Program is hosted by Donna Karan, Founder, Urban Zen Foundation and Morad Fareed, Founder and CEO, Square Roots. Other speakers include Rodney Yee and Colleen Saidman, Co-Directors of the Urban Zen Integrative Therapy […]