We are honoured to announce that World Health Organization (WHO) associates will be presenting two special preconference sessions starting 3 hours before the start of VIDM 2020. We hope you will be able to join us for these significant presentations and discussions.
Midwives on the Pandemic Frontline: WHO COVID-19 Update
A :: WHO guidance on maternal and newborn health during the coronavirus pandemic
04 May – 19:00 UTC (Click for the time in your location)
Speakers: Elizabeth Iro, WHO Chief Nurse and midwife and Fran McConville, WHO Midwifery adviser.
B :: Sustaining quality midwifery care in a pandemic and beyond
04 May -20:00 UTC (Click for the time in your location)
Speakers: Lastina Lwatula (Jhpiego Zambia), Mary Renfrew (University of Dundee, Scotland), and Anna von Horsten (UNFPA) on behalf of a group of global colleagues
Check the VIDM 2020 Programme Calendar for conference session details. Click HERE