Thank YOU for another year!

The Virtual International Day of the Midwife 2019 conference has come to an end for another year. We declare it a roaring success!

Please be sure to:

Over the next few weeks the recordings will be added to the Virtual Midwives YouTube channel — subscribe to stay up to date! We will also be updating the recordings in the Programme – check them out!

Speaking of videos… Here is our thanks to you.

Be sure to check out the VIDM 2019 Posters

  • Breastfeeding is a right #ovunquelodesideri (Italian)
  • Poster: Midwifery Continuity Care: Survey among Italian midwives (Italian)
  • Il processo di midwifery management - Midwifery Management Process (Italian)
  • Midwifery: the art of empowering women
  • Poster: Role of the midwives in the women's life cycle's care (Italian)
  • Poster: Processo di Teorizzazione della Midwifery: da arte a scienza . Theorization process of the Midwifery: from art to science (Italian)
  • Poster: Positive and Respectful Childbirth Experience
  • Poster: Obstetric Violence VS Positive Birth
  • Poster: UK women's experience of a diagnosis of AML during pregnanacy
  • Poster: Clients' satisfaction with maternity care and services among newly delivered women in Osogbo, Nigeria
  • Poster: Implementation of a conjoined model of care for mother and baby (Spanish)
  • Poster: Gocce di Donne (Italian)
  • Poster: Reducing the distance to walk
  • Poster: Contemporary approach in health education about child growth and development
  • Poster: An exploration of factors which influence women's decisions to opt for an unplanned home birth when in labour
  • Poster: Milk close to our heart (Italian)
  • Poster: Exploring the experiences of student midwives completing Newborn Infant Physical Examination (NIPE)
  • Poster: Reducing the risk of gestational Diabetes Mellitus - A simple ramp initiated intervention
  • Poster: Prenatal exposure to ginger and licorice in first trimester: A Danish prospective cohort study
  • Poster: Lack of care? Women's experiences of maternal bladder care
  • Poster: Work based learning (WBL) and interprofessional education (IPE) in maternity care
  • Poster: Maintaining optimum neonatal temperature
  • Poster: Relationship between malnutrition and maternal morbidity and mortality associated with preeclampsia / eclampsia. About a case, Dollo Ado, Ethiopia.

Each year VIDM receives a number of outstanding posters which illustrate many aspects of midwifery practice and research around the globe. This year is no different. Indeed we received so many posters it was necessary to provide a separate category to showcase the many wonderful student posters.

Please take some time to review this excellent work. Follow the link below then simply click on each picture for a larger view.

VIDM 2019 Posters

Are you ready for VIDM 2019

Look to the right of this blog post ⇒ That is how much time you have to get ready for VIDM 2019.

Attending a 24 hour conference with concurrent sessions via webconference takes planning! When are you available? Which sessions are your “must attends” and which ones can you catch as recordings? Review the Programme Calendar and save the sessions to your calendar. Make note of the session room (1 – 2 – 3).

How about the webconferencing technology? The conference rooms are open all the time — feel free to log in and check them out. Check Accessing the conference,grab your headset, and you will be ready for the conference. NOTE: VIDM is mobile friendly, however be sure to use Firefox or Chrome browsers if connecting from a computer.

Be sure to complete the post conference survey and download your certificate of attendance.