NACPM and our Symposium Convening Partners (AME, CfM, ICTC) are committed to supporting a racially, ethnically, and culturally diverse midwifery workforce and providing opportunities for multiple voices to be heard so we can better understand and be responsive to the needs of all childbearing people. In service to this commitment we are offering full and.
In this week’s newsletter we highlight next week’s inaugural Black Maternal Health Week launched by the Black Mamas Matter Alliance. Our Battling Over Birth webinar with Dr. Julia Chinyere Oparah takes place on April 11, and please read the thoughts of NACPMs newest board member Khailyla “Kiki” Jordan on joining our Leadership Team. Read more.
We are excited to announce the carefully crafted CPM Symposium program! It is focused on the priorities voiced by the CPM community: the needs of childbearing people, state and national policy, challenges and solutions to address equity in education, practice and the composition of the CPM workforce, thorny problems and encouraging innovations in education, along.
By popular request and in anticipation of releasing the program for the CPM Symposium soon, we are extending the Early Bird registration deadline. Click through for the latest information on the CPM Symposium
The 2018 CPM Symposium is a two and one-half day facilitated planning event bringing together midwives, childbearing people,students, educators, policy makers, funders, allied professionals and other stakeholders to plan for the future of the CPM profession. With the support of three skilled facilitators, the convening and consulting partners will create a space for innovative collaboration..
Battling Over Birth: Research Justice as Framework for Transforming Maternal Health Care with Dr. Julia, Chinyere Oparah, co-author of the report Battling Over Birth. Click through for more information and webinar registration
We are very excited to welcome Dr. Lu as our Keynote speaker for the CPM Symposium. Read more about how his address will inform our work. Details in the newsetter
Learn about the organizations who are working together to put on the CPM Symposium, and find out who we are consulting with to help us inform the Symposium from multiple perspectives. Details in the newsetter
The CPM Symposium is coming! We hope to see you in Maryland on May 11-13. Full details in the newsetter
This newsletter highlights how Quality Improvement examinines practice-level data to identify ways to improve care based on the data. In addition, it points to the shortcomings in data collection in the U.S. and the lack of a nationwide effort to reduce birth-related mortality. Details in the newsetter