MSU Health Promotion and Wellness hosting 'Laboring with Hope' film showing, panel discussion

Mississippi State's Department of Health Promotion and Wellness is hosting a Jan. 19 film showing of the documentary "Laboring with Hope" by Dr. Nakeitra Burse.

The 3-4:30 p.m. program in Lee Hall is free to all. MSU's COVID protocols will be enforced during the program. All attendees are required to wear a face mask.

After the film, MSU students and faculty will participate in a panel discussion on maternal health and infant mortality in Mississippi.

The event's planning committee also will collect blankets and baby wipes for Mothering Rooms on campus.

For more information, contact Santee Ezell, MSU assistant director of health promotion and wellness, at 662-325-7545 or