VIDM 2018 Programme Calendar

All VIDM 2018 Conference sessions are listed using UTC, starting at 22:00 on 04 May.

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May 4 @ 22:00 – 22:20
22:00
Speaker: Sarah Stewart, Founder, VIDM; Midwifery Adviser and Manager, Policy and Professional Practice Unit, Australian College of Midwives Facilitator: Jean Patterson Check the time in your location: bit.ly/VIDoM18-start-time  Like this:Like Loading...
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22:15
Keynote Speaker: Karen Guilliland, Chief Executive, New Zealand College of Midwives Facilitator: Jean Patterson Check the time in your location: bit.ly/VIDoM18-start-time Like this:Like Loading...
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23:00
Speaker: Marlene Magallanes Corimanya Facilitator: Susana Ku Check the time in your location: bit.ly/VIDoM18-session-02 Overweight and Obesity in Women in Childbearing Age (MEF) has increased in Peru. The retention of body weight in the post … Continue reading "Eating for two or because of two: Postpartum weight retention in women in childbearing age (in Spanish)"
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23:00
Speaker: Hazel Keedle Facilitator: Jean Patterson Check the time in your location: bit.ly/VIDoM18-session-02 This presentation will explore a meta-ethnographic review of 20 research papers exploring women’s experience of vaginal birth after caesarean (VBAC). Exploring women’s experiences … Continue reading "The journey from pain to power: A meta-ethnography on women’s experiences of vaginal birth after caesarean"
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00:00
Speaker: Jean Patterson Facilitator: Hazel Keedle Check the time in your location: bit.ly/VIDoM18-session-03 The move from student to health professional can be challenging. Graduates from our Bachelor of Midwifery programme complete a blend of face … Continue reading "Becoming a midwife: A study of our alumni"
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01:00
Speaker: Patricia Marianella Juárez Coello Facilitator: Susana Ku Check the time in your location: bit.ly/VIDoM18-session-04 The aim of this study is to present and discuss the results of research which looked at the management of … Continue reading "Errors when augmenting labour with oxytocin (in Spanish)"
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May 5 @ 01:00 – 02:00
01:00
Speaker: Tammi Heap Facilitator: Hazel Keedle Check the time in your location: bit.ly/VIDoM18-session-04 Sustainability in midwifery is a worldwide issue, with the average length of career less than 10 years (burnout being highest reason for … Continue reading "Sustainability in midwifery"
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02:00
Speakers: Irene Chain Kalinowski;  Meng Xue, President, Chinese Confederation of Midwives Facilitator: Cindy Nelly Check the time in your location: bit.ly/VIDoM18-session-05 MMSS –  Modern Maternity Service System provides theory and clinical face to face training … Continue reading "From medical midwife to integrated holistic care midwifery (In English and Chinese)"
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03:00
Speaker: Qorinah Estingingtyas Sakilah Adnani Facilitator: Cindy Nelly Check the time in your location: bit.ly/VIDoM18-session-06 Although Indonesia has produced a large number of midwives, the maternal and infant mortality rates remain high. This oral presentation … Continue reading "From midwifery educator’s perspective towards a midwifery education in Indonesia"
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04:00
Speaker: Deborah Fox Facilitator: Megan Koontz Check the time in your location: bit.ly/VIDoM18-session-07 Timely referral and smooth collaboration between maternity caregivers is important for the safety and well-being of women and their babies, especially when … Continue reading "Principles for handover in the homebirth transfer context"
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05:00
Keynote Speaker: Jemima Araba Dennis-Antwi, President, Ghana College of Nurses and Midwives Facilitator: Megan Koontz Check the time in your location: bit.ly/VIDoM18-session-08 Like this:Like Loading...
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06:00
Speaker: Sadia Abbas Ali; Shahnaz Shahid Facilitator: Deborah Davis Check the time in your location: bit.ly/VIDoM18-session-09 Midwifery education emphasis on developing attitudes in midwives; thus, arranging community activities through student midwives participation facilitates in instilling … Continue reading "Community service: An integral part of midwifery education"
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07:00
Speaker: Shefaly Shorey Facilitator: Linda Wylie Check the time in your location: bit.ly/VIDoM18-session-10 The presentation will share the results of a randomized controlled trail (RCT) that evaluated an educational programme delivered via Mobile-Health Application (M-Health … Continue reading "Designing, developing and testing ‘Home But Not Alone’ mobile phone app for new parents in the early postpartum period."
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08:00
Speakers: Burcu Yurtsal; Nazan Karahan Facilitator: Linda Wylie Check the time in your location: bit.ly/VIDoM18-session-11 Midwives are members of an older and independent profession, as old as humanity. The aim of this study is to discuss … Continue reading "Midwifery, midwifery education and the future plan of the midwifery profession in Turkey"
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May 5 @ 09:00 – 10:00
09:00
Speaker: Charlene Cole, Coventry University Facilitator: Linda Wylie Check the time in your location: bit.ly/VIDoM18-session-12 Charlene is a third year student midwife at Coventry University. Being one of the #150Leaders and Vice-chair of the RCM’s … Continue reading "Student Cafe"
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09:00
Speaker: Ella Kurz Facilitator: Chris Woodhouse Check the time in your location: bit.ly/VIDoM18-session-12 The anti-homebirth debate continues to rage fiercely although research increasingly suggests planned homebirth is a safe option in which women and babies … Continue reading "Trial by media: The vilification of homebirth"
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10:00
Speakers: Carmel Moran; Joy Kemp; Jesmin Akhtern Facilitator: Cecilia Jevitt Check the time in your location: bit.ly/VIDoM18-session-13 Formalised midwifery education and certified midwives have only been in existence in Bangladesh since 2012. The majority of … Continue reading "Formalised midwifery education in Bangladesh"
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11:00
Speaker: Claire Lyon Facilitator: Cecilia Jevitt Check the time in your location: bit.ly/VIDoM18-session-14 A verbal presentation of a community based postnatal Pilates programme delivered as part of an EU funded campaign of activities to raise … Continue reading "Postnatal Pilates: Findings from a pilot study"
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11:00
Speakers: Georgetown University student midwives with faculty members Nancy Jo Reedy, Cindy Farley, and Esther Ellsworth Bowers Facilitator: Lorraine Mockford Check the time in your location: bit.ly/VIDoM18-session-14 Midwifery teachers are charged with educating the next … Continue reading "Student Cafe: Preparing for publication: Student perspectives"
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12:00
Keynote Speaker: Susan Stone, President, Frontier Nursing University: President-Elect of the American College of Nurse-Midwives (ACNM) Facilitator: Jane Houston Check the time in your location: bit.ly/VIDoM18-session-15 Like this:Like Loading...
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13:00
Speaker: Maria Florencia Francisconi; Ana Clara Martínez Facilitator: Susana Ku Check the time in your location: bit.ly/VIDoM18-session-16 Countries in Latin America and Caribbean have had sustained advances reducing inequalities in interventions related to reproductive health, maternal, … Continue reading "Effectiveness of the intervention of professional midwives in vulnerable populations (in Spanish)"
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13:00
Speaker: Eliana Monteforte; Martha Murdock Facilitator: Stephanie Boyd Check the time in your location: bit.ly/VIDoM18-session-16 The State-Level Advocacy Course for Midwifery in Mexico is a one year advocacy course funded by the MacArthur Foundation and … Continue reading "State-Level Advocacy course for midwifery in Mexico"
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14:00
Speaker: Susan Stapleton Facilitator: Pandora Hardtman Check the time in your location: bit.ly/VIDoM18-session-17 Women with BMIs >29.9, considered to have multiple perinatal health risks, receive care in birth centers. This study analyzed the perinatal outcomes … Continue reading "Birth outcomes of women with BMIs >30 enrolled for care at freestanding birth centres."
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15:00
Speaker: Jennifer Vanderlaan; Priscilla Hall Facilitator: Pandora Hardtman Check the time in your location: bit.ly/VIDoM18-session-18 In this presentation we will summarize the findings from our recent meta-analysis on neonatal safety with water birth.  In addition … Continue reading "Neonatal safety with water birth: Results from our meta-analysis"
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16:00
Speaker: Gill Adgie Facilitator: Susila Chandrasekaran Check the time in your location: bit.ly/VIDoM18-session-19 The RCM decided to run a major campaign focusing on members’ health safety and wellbeing between May 2016 and December 2017 working … Continue reading "Caring for You ‘Healthy workplaces delivering high quality care’: Royal College of Midwives campaign"
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17:00
Speaker: Daniela Drandic, Voditeljica programa Reproduktivna prava – Head of the Reproductive Rights Program Facilitator: Diane John Check the time in your location: bit.ly/VIDoM18-session-20 Traditionally, quality indicators in maternity care have focused on perinatal mortality … Continue reading "More than surgeries and survival: How to use statistics to inform consumers and change policy"
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18:00
Speaker: Laureli Morrow: Melissa Dorr; Taya Mohler; and Jeanna Deswert Facilitator: Olufemi Olubodun Check the time in your location: bit.ly/VIDoM18-session-21 Midwife Pilgrim has been working in Bangladesh since September 2017 with the Rohingya  population in … Continue reading "Rohingya humanitarian crisis: Stories from the field"
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19:00
Speaker: Amanda Burleigh Facilitator: Linda Wylie Check the time in your location: bit.ly/VIDoM18-session-22 This presentation will address the following: History of cord clamping and implementation of non-evidence based immediate cord clamping. Changes in international guidance … Continue reading "Optimal cord clamping: Whose blood is it anyway?"
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20:00
Speaker: Portia Shanduka Facilitator: Catherine Salam Check the time in your location: bit.ly/VIDoM18-session-23 Students’ evaluations of their clinical learning revealed that they experience theory- practice discrepancies related to the use of the partogram. This theory-practice … Continue reading "Student midwives’ use of the partogram at a district hospital in Lesotho"
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May 5 @ 21:00 – 22:00
21:00
Keynote Speaker: Franka Cadée, President, International Confederation of Midwives (ICM) Facilitator: Cecilia Jevitt Check the time in your location: bit.ly/VIDoM18-closing-session Like this:Like Loading...
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