SOAP President’s Message
2020-2021 Society for Obstetric Anesthesia and Perinatology (SOAP) President, Ruthi Landau, M.D.
This year has been like no other before. As a nation we have been humbled. An invisible virus is still ravaging our communities, exposing the fragility, constraints and injustices of our health, financial and social systems. We have seen the limitations of our “just-in-time” supply chain, the gaps in preparedness for the unthinkable, and the difference between our lofty rhetoric of quality care for all versus our persisting daily inequalities, especially for Black and Hispanic mothers. More>