February – November 2013
All applicants who want to enroll early must apply by February 15, 2013.
Birthwise Midwifery School invites midwives, midwifery students, and childbirth workers to attend a day of Independent Research Presentations on Wednesday, March 6, 2013.
Presentations will be held at Birthwise, 24 South High Street, Bridgton, Maine. Lunch will be potluck style – please bring a food dish to share with others. Come for part of the day, or the whole day! This event qualifies for NARM Category 2 CEU’s. For more information, contact Susi Delaney, firstname.lastname@example.org.
9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Cervical Procedures and Subsequent Pregnancy Outcomes
Gestational Diabetes Mellitus Screenings: The Best Approach for Mom, Baby, and Practitioner
Facilitating Better Collaborative Care for CPM’s in the United States Using International Models as Learning Tools
The Effect of Anterior Ankyloglossia on Breastfeeding
One Beat at a Time: Integrating Newborn Pulse Oximeter Screening in Out-of-Hospital Birth Settings
Before the Groaning Party: The Lying-In Period as Management for Laceration Healing
1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Giving Probiotics to Newborns: Is It Healthy or Harmful?
Bethany von Bezold
TRANSforming “Well-Woman” Care: Exploring Disparities in Transgender Healthcare and Ways Midwifery Can Implement Change
Mind-Body Medicine for Easier Childbirth: Shorter Labors, Less Pain, and Fewer Hospital Transfers for Labor Complications
Effective Alternatives to Antiviral Treatment for Suppression of HSV Outbreaks and Asymptomatic Shedding in Pregnancy and Birth
Reducing Racial Disparities in Infant Mortality: The Role of Midwives
Waiting on Babies: How Midwives Can Help Prevent Postmaturity Syndrome Without Routine Induction
A Sizeable Matter: Demystifying Risk & Best Practices for Obese Homebirth Clients
Abby Hall Luca
The Visitation takes place in the morning and the workshop is after lunch. You do not have to attend both. Both events must be registered for. We do not take walk-ins. Please contact Birthwise for more information.
All applications to our 2013 Campus and Community programs are due today!
Have you always wanted to become a birth doula or learn more about who and what doulas do? Here is the perfect opportunity. Join us for our DONA International Birth Doula Workshop, presented by Tara Poulin.
New Date: August 24-25, 2013
9:00am – 5:00pm
For more information and registration:Date Change 1 DONA International Birth Doula Training Info. & Registration
Have a passion for birth work? Participate in our Open House & DONA International Birth Doula Workshop. This fun filled weekend program will provide participants with the opportunity to not only become a DONA International Trained Birth Doula, but attend our Open House as well. Visit the Birthwise Campus, observe a class, have lunch with current students, meet faculty and staff and get all your questions answered.
Don’t delay, register today.