Wednesday 13th November 2019 (may be subject to change)

8:30-9:30

Registration, Networking & Exhibition

9:00-9:30

Fringe & Open Studios

Broadcast Programme

Keynote Presentation


Twinning between midwives as a form of reciprocal strengthening
Franka Cadee
President
International Confederation of Midwives, The Netherlands

Open Studio 1

Presentations to be selected from the international call for papers

Open Studio 2

Presentations to be selected from the international call for papers

Open Studio 3

Presentations to be selected from the international call for papers

Open Studio 4

Presentations to be selected from the international call for papers

10:00-11:00

Seminar Stream E

E1. Research

Discussion Points

  • New scientific insight
  • Immunology
  • Nutrition
  • Determinants of take up

Presentations to be selected from the international call for papers

E2. Education

Discussion Points

  • Rural and community services
  • Practice outside hospital environments
  • New roles & new technologies
  • Case studies

Presentations to be selected from the international call for papers

E3. Clinical Practice

Discussion Points

  • Reducing still birth
  • Integrating professional action
  • Adopting new technologies and indicators

Web tech for practice change; motivation, meaning & momentum
Hannah Tizard
Midwife and Managing Editor
Student Midwife Journal, Blackpool Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust and All4Maternity
Founder
BloodtoBaby.com

E4. Innovation & Transformation

The global strategy for women’s, children’s and adolescent’s health – let’s up our investment in ’transform’
Petra ten Hoope-Bender
Technical Adviser Sexual and Reproductive Health
United Nations Population Fund

Service user voice, co-production & maternity voices partnerships in England
Catherine Williams
National Maternity Voices
NHS England Lay Member (Maternity, South East)

E5. Sustainability

Discussion Points

  • Workforce planning
  • New professional roles
  • Team working
  • Minimising hospitalisation

From medicalisation to humanisation of birth
Professor Lesley Page CBE
Visiting Professor in Midwifery
King’s College London
Adjunct Professor UTS Australia
Griffith University Australia
Honorary Research Fellow
Oxford Brookes University

11:30-12:30

Seminar Stream F

F1. Research

Discussion Points

  • Strategies and service
  • responses and innovations

Tokophobia – impacts on service and women’s choices
Louise Page
Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist
West Middlesex Hospital, London

F2. Education

Discussion Points

  • Regulating standards
  • Building education quality
  • International transferability
  • International co-operation

Using qualitative research to bring women’s voices into global guidelines
Professor Soo Downe
Professor in Midwifery Studies
University of Central Lancaster

F3. Clinical Practice

Discussion Points

  • Creating universal services
  • Maternal and infant mortality reduction

Presentations to be selected from the international call for papers

F4. Innovation & Transformation

Discussion Points

  • Mobile and non invasive technology

Presentations to be selected from the international call for papers

F5. Sustainability

Discussion Points

  • Locations
  • Resources
  • Community mobilisations
  • Lessons from around the globe

Presentations to be selected from the international call for papers

14:00-15:00

Seminar Stream G

G1. Research

Presentations to be selected from the international call for papers

G2. Education

Decolonising midwifery education: philosophy, knowledge and skills for the next generation of midwives
Dr Lucia Rocca-Ihenacho PhD MSc RM
NIHR, Research Fellow and Midwifery Lecturer
Centre for Maternal and Child Health Research, School of Health Sciences, City University London

G3. Clinical Practice

OBS Cymru: Reducing Harm from Postpartum Haemorrhage in Wales
Elinore Macgillivray
Senior Improvement Manager
1000 Lives Improvement
Kathryn Greaves
National Lead for Safer Pregnancy
1000 Lives Improvement

G4. Innovation & Transformation

Discussion Points

  • Regulators forum
  • Comparative practice

Presentations to be selected from the international call for papers

G5. Sustainability

Presentations to be selected from the international call for papers

15:30-16:30

Seminar Stream H

H1. Research

Presentations to be selected from the international call for papers

H2. Education

Transforming midwifery training and continuing professional development
Sue Macdonald
Consultant Midwife
Curator, Maternity Festivals UK

H3. Clinical Practice

Presentations to be selected from the international call for papers

H4. Innovation & Transformation

Presentations to be selected from the international call for papers

H5. Sustainability

Presentations to be selected from the international call for papers

18:30

Closing Broadcast Programme

Guest of Honour

Panel Review of Programmes