Events

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RCM Annual Conference 2019

When: 24th September 2019

The Conference will be held on 24-25 September at Manchester Central. Presentations from the RCM chief executive and RCM president An opportunity to d…   Read more…

BfN Conference Networking Event

When: 11th October 2019

Networking Event - Friday 11th October, 7pm - 9pm The Parcel Yard in Kings Cross Station https://www.parcelyard.co.uk/ . Opportunity to catch up and g…   Read more…

The Breastfeeding Network Conference & AGM 2019

When: 12th October 2019

9am-5pm, with AGM (for BfN members only) starting at 4.15pm. Speakers include: Prof. Vivette Glover , Perinatal Psychobiology, Imperial College London…   Read more…

Supporting Women's Autonomy in Childbirth (London traning)

When: 18th October 2019

Birthrights, the charity devoted to human rights in maternity care, will be running training for midwives, doctors, and others working in maternity ca…   Read more…

FiLiA Conference 2019

When: 19th October 2019

FiLiA's annual women's rights conference will take place in Bradford on 19th-20th October 2019. For more details and to book tickets, please visit htt…   Read more…

Midwifery Today Conference - “Creating a Better Future for Birth”

When: 30th October 2019

Blankenberge, Belgium • 30 October – 3 November 2019 This is expected to be a popular event with a diverse, international audience and plenty of oppor…   Read more…

British Intrapartum Care Society Conference 2019

When: 7th November 2019

The conference will take place on 7th and 8th November 2019. Please check the BICS website for details: https://bicsoc.org.uk/   Read more…

Improving Perinatal Mental Health Crisis Services: Reducing Maternal Suicide

When: 8th November 2019

Chaired by Elaine Hanzak, Author, Advocate and Speaker on perinatal mental health (with lived experience), this conference offers practical guidance f…   Read more…

International Maternity Expo

When: 12th November 2019

A two day (12 and 13 November) international maternity festival and trade expo from the producers of All4Maternity , The Practising Midwife and Matern…   Read more…

Birthrights: Supporting Women's Autonomy in Childbirth, Halifax

When: 18th November 2019

Birthrights Workshop: "Supporting women's autonomy in childbirth". The workshop is multi-disciplinary. It is for doctors and midwives working in mater…   Read more…

Supporting Women's Autonomy in Childbirth (Halifax training)

When: 18th November 2019

Training session by Birthrights for anybody interested in maternity care. Book before 1st October for the early bird discount. This workshop will give…   Read more…

Babies too small or too big - what’s the optimal care for mother and baby

When: 19th November 2019

Tue 19 Nov 2019 9.30am - 4.00pm Many pregnancies are labelled as small or big babies, but there is no actual pathology present. Conference topics incl…   Read more…

AIMS members meet-up London

When: 19th November 2019

HOLD THE DATE! AIMS members meet-up London - 6.30pm on Tuesday, 19th November 2019.   Read more…

NHS Diversity and Inclusion Forum

When: 20th November 2019

This event will focus on: Developing an NHS workforce that is representative of the population it serves to improve patients care, safety and overall…   Read more…

Scotland Maternity & Midwifery Festival 2019

When: 27th November 2019

Confirmed presenters include: Sue Macdonald, Conference Chair, Midwifery Consultant and Educationalist John Muircroft, Medical System Design Consultan…   Read more…

UNICEF Baby Friendly Initiative 2019 Annual Conference

When: 28th November 2019

28 - 29 November 2019, SEC Centre Glasgow Speakers include: Day 1 Dr Chris van Tulleken – Doctor and leading BBC science presenter Robert Boyle – Clin…   Read more…

London Maternity & Midwifery Festival 2020

When: 21st January 2020

The London Maternity & Midwifery Festival will be returning to the ILEC Conference Centre in Earls Court on Tuesday 21st January 2020. For more inform…   Read more…

AIMS Volunteers Meeting

When: 22nd February 2020

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Perinatal Mental Health Maternity Study Day 2020

When: 5th March 2020

8.30am - 5pm Study day, including networking breaks and lunch, with sessions on the following topics: Bipolar support in pregnancy and planning for th…   Read more…

Midlands Maternity & Midwifery Festival 2020

When: 23rd April 2020

The festival runs from 8am to 5pm on 23rd April 2020 and includes expert speakers, an exhibition, seminars and an awards ceremony. Speakers include: M…   Read more…

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Midlands Maternity & Midwifery Fest…

The festival runs from 8am to 5pm on 23rd April 2020 and includes expert speakers, an exhibition, seminars and an awards ceremony. Speakers include: Mary Renfrew FRSE (Pr…

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Perinatal Mental Health Maternity S…

8.30am - 5pm Study day, including networking breaks and lunch, with sessions on the following topics: Bipolar support in pregnancy and planning for the postnatal period M…

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AIMS Volunteers Meeting

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