As the COVID-19 pandemic causes models of healthcare to rapidly shift and as it introduces widespread economic and social stressors, there is a vital need for innovations that help expecting women and new mothers manage their mental health. We take a mixed-methods approach to examine pregnant and postpartum Black women in the US focused on understanding how technology can support their mental health concerns during the pandemic.
Project Name: Technological Approaches to Maternal Mental Health Promotion Amidst COVID-19
Faculty Lead(s): Andrea Parker
Main Contact: Vanessa Oguamanam
Lab Name: The Wellness Technology Lab
Lab URL: https://sites.gatech.edu/wellnesstechlab/