The Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center El Paso Office of Global Health’s Perspectives Film Series will screen the award winning documentary “No Woman, No Cry” on Thursday, March 5, from noon – 1 p.m. in Paul L. Foster School of Medicine’s Medical Education Building, room 1110. Lunch will be provided for the first 50 attendees.
According the World Health Organization (WHO), approximately 800 women die everyday from preventable causes related to pregnancy and childbirth. Almost all of these deaths occurred in low-resource settings and most could have been prevented. The documentary focuses on the stories behind the startling statistics.