November 17, 2022
Midwifery Update 2023
FORMAT: In-person Conference
DATE: Wednesday | February 8, 2023
LOCATION & PARKING: UW Center for Urban Horticulture
This program will focus on reproductive justice within midwifery and sexual and reproductive clinical care and education. Sexual/reproductive health, midwifery, pregnancy, and birthing care touch many different people in many different stages of life. This program will present key health updates while centering around antiracism, diversity, equity, and inclusion. Teaching methods include video, PDF handouts, and case analysis.
For Nurses, Nurse Practitioners, Midwives, Doulas, Birthing Care Professionals, and other Healthcare Professionals who work in the community, in hospitals, ambulatory settings, urgent care clinics, and other healthcare settings that address sexual/reproductive health, midwifery, pregnancy, and birthing care.
Objectives for Learning Outcomes
- Implement evidence-based practice, pharmacologic, and clinical guideline updates within their setting.
- Evaluate work culture and clinical practice to foster diversity, equity, and inclusion.
- Explore the key causes of maternal morbidity and mortality and discuss strategies to mitigate disparities in clinical practice.