VIDM 2019 Programme Calendar

All VIDM 2019 Conference sessions are listed using UTC, starting at 22:00 on 04 May. Each listing contains a local time link for you to check.

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May 4 @ 22:00 – 22:50 Room 1, Big Blue Button
Waterbirth and midwifery: 35 years changing birth  around the world Keynote Speaker: Barbara Harper Facilitator: Jane Houston Check the time in your location: bit.ly/VIDoM19-start-time Barbara Harper will share insights from her 35 years as a … Continue reading "1. Keynote :: Barbara Harper"
May 5 @ 04:00 – 04:50 Room 1, Big Blue Button
Caring for the world’s most vulnerable populations: Midwifery care for Syrian refugees – Reflections on a Canadian experience Keynote Speaker: Manavi Handa  Facilitator: Cecilia Jevitt Check the time in your location: bit.ly/VIDoM19-session-07 In this presentation … Continue reading "7. Keynote :: Manavi Handa"
May 5 @ 13:00 – 13:50 Room 2, Big Blue Button
Unfortunately Cheryllee Bourgeois cannot join us. Please check the programme for an alternative session. Indigenous midwives – Fire in the belly Keynote Speaker: Cheryllee Bourgeois  Facilitator: Heather Brigance Check the time in your location: bit.ly/VIDoM19-session-16 … Continue reading "16. Keynote :: Cheryllee Bourgeois CANCELLED"
May 5 @ 21:00 – 21:50 Room 2, Big Blue Button
From medicalisation to humanisation of birth – the importance of midwifery Speaker: Lesley Page Facilitator: Lorraine Mockford Check the time in your location: bit.ly/VIDoM19-closing-session The fundamental meaning of humanization is to develop a more sustainable … Continue reading "24. Keynote :: Lesley Page"