Maternity & the Newborn Forum

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call for abstracts 

wendy savage travel bursary

Submission deadline:  Sunday 7 January 2018
Meeting date: Monday 5 March 2018
Bursary: One prize of £750 to cover overseas travel or £500 to cover travel within the UK and a year’s membership to the RSM if you are a student or money deducted from the membership fee.  

To find out more information on the above bursary, click here.

About this section

Purpose:

To provide medical education on diverse topics around pregnancy, birth and the postnatal period, and promote discussion to stimulate reflection.

Section members:

Midwives, nurses, obstetricians, gynaecologists, neonatologists and anyone with an interest in the activities of the Section.

Section council:

Section meetings and conferences are usually organised by members of the Section council, led by the Section President.

Sections meetings: 

Please click here to read the comments from the delegates who attended the 'Enabling 21st century parents' event on Thursday 23 March 2017.

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Where are we now? An update day on best practice, policies and politics in infant feeding
Where are we now? An update day on best practice, policies and politics in infant feeding

Monday 5 March 2018, Royal Society of Medicine
1 Wimpole Street
LONDON
W1G 0AE

This one day meeting will review the latest research and guidelines on infant feeding and introduction of solids and to explore the common issues facing parents in the first year.

Day | Registration: | Organised by: Maternity & the Newborn Forum |
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Newborn behavioural observations (NBO) training 2018
Newborn behavioural observations (NBO) training 2018

Thursday 26 April 2018, Royal Society of Medicine
1 Wimpole Street
LONDON
W1G 0AE

This course aims to support clinicians and parents to observe infants behavioural capacities and identify the type of support infants need for successful growth and development.

2 day | Registration: 08:30 | Organised by: Maternity & the Newborn Forum, The Brazelton Centre UK |
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Why postnatal care matters: Promoting and developing postnatal services which are fit for purpose

Free for RSM members / £6 non-members

Professor Debra Bick presents her research on postnatal care.

25 minutes | Organised by: Maternity & the Newborn Forum | Accreditation: 1 CPD point Watch lecture arrow

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An obstetric perspective of risk in maternity care

Free for RSM members / £6 non-members

Dr Liz Martindale discusses how obstetricians should approach discussing risk with prospective mothers.

29 minutes | Organised by: Maternity & the Newborn Forum | Accreditation: 1 CPD point Watch lecture arrow

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  • Pediatrics & Neonatology
  • Maternal and Child Health Journal

 

Section Bibliography

For a list of what we have available via the library for this section, visit our bibliography page and then select the appropriate section link.

 

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