Events Archive 2014
The Millennium Development Goals (MDG) are ‘ending’ in 2015. Some countries will have achieved some of the eight MDGs, some will have surpassed them and some will not have achieved any.
This tour includes a wide and enlightening range of professional visits that provide real insight midwifery and childcare in South Africa. Read about the last tour here. Visits examining Midwifery and Child Care are combined with many opportunities to learn about the culture and history of South Africa and to enjoy the country’s food, wine, wildlife and scenery. The midwifery visits have been organised by the Society of Midwives of South Africa. South Africa is a spectacularly beautiful country and the tour travels from Johannesburg to a safari lodge in the Kruger National Park to Hazyview and finishes in Cape Town. The tour is led by Professor Cathy Warwick of the British Royal College of Midwives. For further information contact firstname.lastname@example.org or + 44 (0)20 7223 5618.
Lactation consultants IBCLCs, midwives, nurses, doctors and all those interested in breastfeeding and lactation are invited to join. The lectures are held in English, with German and French simultaneous translation. Take the opportunity to share your experience and research results on the topic of breastfeeding and lactation with other professionals. Posters can be submitted up to January 5th 2014.
The Pre-Congress on 24 April 2014 focuses on practical aspects.
Danish health care facilities (maternity wards, departments of Neonatology and
Healthvisitors) offer participants of the ELACTA Pre-Conference the opportunity for a study visit (morning or afternoon - a limited number of participants). In addition, the participants of the Pre-Congress can choose from eleven different workshops. Workshops will be in English, with one workshop in French and one in German.
MAMA Conference 2014 is in its fifth year, and is being hosted in the Glasgow Hilton Hotel in Scotland on Friday the 25th and Saturday the 26th of April this year. Please take a look at the website www.mama-conference.co.uk if you wish to find any further information.
The first International Nursing and Midwifery Congress, 6-9 May 2014 in Isfahan,Iran. This gathering will be held in cooperation with association of The International Council of Nurses (ICN) and The International Confederation of Midwives (ICM).
This congress is the first international congress held in Isfahan and can be a good opportunity to collect the most recent opinions and results on the various aspects of health and well being. An excellent collection of scientific sessions will be prepared which will include the lectures,oral presentations and posters which will be displayed. You can register only via the website and visit the website for the detailed program.
Prague Congress 2014
Hamilton, New Zealand
The theme of our conference is Midwifery relationships are the bridge to quality. For us this means that the way midwives interact and form professional relationships – beginning with placing women at the centre of care - ensures that each of us finds the bridge to providing quality maternity care in Aotearoa.