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Saturday, May 20

  • ACNM Exam Prep Workshop: Two Day Approach Day #1   | 4:30PM – 8:30PM | 6.5 CE

 

Sunday, May 21st

  • ACNM Exam Prep Workshop: Two Day Approach Day#2 | 8:00AM – 3:00PM
  • Midwife Educators Workshop and Round Table | 8:00AM – 4:00PM | 6.5 CE
  • Pre and Perinatal Psychology 101 | 8:00AM – 4:00PM | 6.5 CE
  • Preparing for Obstetric Emergencies – Practice Makes Perfect | 8:00AM – 4:00PM | 6.5 CE
  • Make your global contribution last: Designing for capacity | 8:00AM – 4:00PM | 6.5 CE
  • Pharmacology Potpourri: Hot Topics of Today | 8:00AM – 12:00PM | 3.5 CE
  • Musculoskeletal Considerations in Midwifery | 8:00AM – 12:00PM | 3.5 CE
  • Acupressure in Labor | 8:00AM – 12:00PM | 3.5 CE
  • Creating Realistic Home Birth Simulation | 8:00AM – 12:00PM | 3.5 CE
  • Accreditation Commission for Midwifery Education (ACME): Maximizing Educational Quality through the ACME Criteria | 8:00AM – 4:00PM | 6.5 CE
  • Abnormal Uterine Bleeding – Practical Application & EMB Sampling | 8:00AM – 12:00PM | 3.5 CE
  • Physical Therapy for the Pelvic Floor: Addressing Pre and Postpartum Muscle and Joint Function Julie Polt, PT, PRPC | 1:00PM – 5:00PM | 3.5 CE
  • Midwifery Ultrasound Certification: Making it work for your practice-Didactic | 1:00pm-5:00pm | 3.5 CE
  • Newborn Male Circumcision and the Role of the Certified Nurse-Midwife/Certified Midwife | 1:00PM – 5:00PM | 3.5 CE
  • Mindfulness: An introduction for healthcare providers to the science and skills for health, well-being, and resilience | 1:00PM – 5:00PM | 3.5 CE
  • Thinking Differently: Innovations in Care Access Management | 1:00PM – 5:00PM | 3.5 CE
  • Acupressure in Labor | 1:00PM – 5:00PM | 3.5 CE
  • Developing and Promoting Your Quality Midwifery Practice-Part 1 | 4:15 pm – 5:15 pm | 0.1 CE
  • Establishing and Maintaining a Research Career: A Panel Discussion with Experts | 4:15 pm – 5:15 pm | 0.1 CE
  • Recognizing the Signs of Domestic Minor Sex Trafficking in Your Clinical Practice | 4:15 pm – 5:15 pm | 0.1 CE
  • Initiating Medication in Your Gestational Diabetic Patient | 4:15 pm – 5:15 pm | 0.1 CE
  • Addressing the Need for Men’s Sexual Health Content in our CNM Programs | 4:15 pm – 5:15 pm | 0.1 CE
  • Designing for Clinical Capacity: Creating a Lasting Contribution to Global Women’s Health | 8:00 am – 4:00 pm | 6.5 CE
  • Navigating Challenging Content: Incorporating Comprehensive Sexual and Reproductive Health Topics into Midwifery Education | 4:15 pm – 5:15 pm | 0.1 CE
  • Sex Positivity in Clinical Practice: Vital Knowledge for a Very Sexy World | 4:15 pm – 5:15 pm | 0.1 CE
  • Advancing Midwifery Practice in HIV Prevention & Supporting Reproductive Health of Women Living With and Vulnerable to HIV | 4:15 pm – 5:15 pm | 0.1 CE
  • Milk Banks and Midwives Ensuring Optimal Survival of Vulnerable Infants | 4:15 pm – 5:15 pm | 0.1 CE
  • Developing and Promoting Your Quality Midwifery Practice-Part 2 | 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm | 0.1 CE

 

Monday, May 22

  • Anatomy of a Lawsuit | 8:45 am – 9:45 am | 0.1 CE
  • The Most Common Teratogen in Reproductive Health Care: Using Evidence-Based Prevention Practices | 8:45 am – 9:45 am | 0.1 CE
  • Beyond Race, Ethnicity, and Gender: Fostering Full Diversity in Midwifery | 8:45 am – 9:45 am | 0.1 CE
  • A Midwifery Meet-up, Healthcare Mobile apps (mHealth apps) and Biometric Sensors: The “New World” of Midwifery and Using Social Media to Disseminate Vaginal Health and Hygiene Messages | 8:45 am – 9:45 am | 0.1 CE
  • Midwifery Fellowships: Mentoring New Graduates for Excellence | 8:45 am – 9:45 am | 0.1 CE
  • Breast Communication: Reclaiming the Breastfeeding Relationship After Interference | 8:45 am – 9:45 am | 0.1 CE
  • Illinois Perinatal Quality Collaborative Hypertension Initiative | 10:00 am – 11:00 am | 0.1 CE
  • Oxytocin: Natural and Synthetic. What Midwives Can Learn From Neuroscience “Vitamin P” – Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow | 10:00 am – 11:00 am | 0.1 CE
  • Leadership: An Imperative for the Profession of Midwifery | 10:00 am – 11:00 am | 0.1 CE
  • Symptoms of Heart Disease in Older and Younger Women | 10:00 am – 11:00 am | 0.1 CE
  • Global Health: Quality of Care | 10:00 am – 11:00 am | 0.1 CE
  • Positive Deviance in Action: Results from Reducing Primary Cesareans | 11:15 am – 12:15 pm | 0.1 CE
  • Advancing Midwifery Practice in HIV Prevention & Supporting Reproductive Health of Women Living with and Vulnerable to HIV | 11:15 am – 12:15 pm | 0.1 CE
  • Clinical Outcomes in Birth Centers /Perinatal Outcomes of Women with BMIs >29.9 Registering for Birth in AABC Accredited Birth Center: Data and Practice Implications | 11:15 am – 12:15 pm | 0.1 CE
  • Global Health: Workforce Planning | 11:15 am – 12:15 pm | 0.1 CE
  • Getting the Job YOU Want: A Workshop for Students and New Graduates | 11:15 am – 12:15 pm | 0.1 CE
  • Creating Breast Health, It’s In Our Hands: Reframing Breast Cancer Risk and Breast Screening | 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm | 0.1 CE
  • Building an Enhanced Group Prenatal Care: Integration of Community Health Workers into a Group Prenatal Care Model to Address Social Determinants of Health for Vulnerable Populations | 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm | 0.1 CE
  • Maternal Prenatal Confidence for Physiologic Labor and Birth: Women’s & Provider’s Perspectives and Measurement | 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm | 0.1 CE
  • Pain Management of the Opioid Dependent Mother: An Updated Review of the Literature | 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm | 0.1 CE
  • Infant Safe Sleep, Breastfeeding and Beyond | 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm | 0.1 CE
  • Fatigue and Patient Safety in U.S. Midwifery Practice: Surviving Shift Work and the New Grad | 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm | 0.1 CE
  • Provision of Primary Care Transgender Services/Midwifery Care is for Everyone: LGBTQ Patients in Midwifery Practice | 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm | 0.1 CE
  • A New Approach to Quality Improvement: Measuring Experience, Not Satisfaction | 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm | 0.1 CE
  • DOR FORUM I | 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm | 0.1 CEU

 

Tuesday, May 23

  • OB Ultrasound Practicum | 1:00 pm – 6:00 pm | 6.5 CE
  • Poster Presentations – General Session Posters DOR Research Posters | 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm | 1 CE
  • Asking Different Questions: Research Priorities to Improve the Quality of Care for Every Woman, Every Child | 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm | 0.2 CE
  • The State of Birth Centers in the U.S.: Growing Interest, Sustainable Model | 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm | 0.1 CE
  • Oral Contraceptive Pills and Sexual Dysfunction | 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm | 0.1 CE
  • Integrated Care for Pregnant and Parenting Women with Opioid Use Disorders: Expanding the Role of Midwives | 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm | 0.1 CE
  • AIM to Lead Change: How to Use QI Tools In Your Practice | 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm | 0.1 CE
  • Optimizing Contraception Counseling and Provision: Meeting Women Where They Are | 2:45 pm – 3:45 pm | 0.1 CE
  • A Step Ahead: Developing a Unique LARC Community Program/Preventing Thromboembolism: Considerations for Contraceptive Prescribing | 3:45 pm – 4:45 pm | 0.1 CE
  • Pregnancy Weight Gain and Provider Advice: Can It Be Improved? | 3:45 pm – 4:45 pm | 0.1 CE
  • Mammary Hypoplasia: When Insufficient Glandular Tissue Means Breast Really Isn’t Best / Breastfeeding Support After a Postpartum Hemorrhage: Evidence-Based Midwifery Approach | 3:45 pm – 4:45 pm | 0.1 CE
  • Vitamin D status: Should We Screening in Pregnancy and What Does the Evidence Tell Us? | 3:45 pm – 4:45 pm | 0.1 CE
  • DOR Forum II | 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm | 0.1 CE
  • Using the Structural Competency Framework to Understand and Respond to Structural Racism in Midwifery Care and the Midwifery Profession / Implicit and Explicit Biases and the Chronic Stress of Racism: Using the Mindfulness- Based Childbirth and Parenting (MBCP), Model for Decreasing Stress and Increasing Resilience | 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm | 0.1 CE
  • Integrative Stress Reduction for the Student Midwife | 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm | 0.1 CE
  • Realities and Responsibilities of Global Work: Tips and Lessons From the Field | 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm | 0.1 CE
  • Perinatal Mood Disorders: A Pilot Program with CNMs/CMs Clinical Implications of Recent Policy Changes in Perinatal Mental Health | 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm | 0.1 CE

 

Wednesday, May 24

  • Quality and Safety on Labor and Delivery: Everyone’s Job | 9:45 am – 10:45 am | 0.1 CE
  • 2017 State and Federal Legislative Update | 9:45 am – 10:45 am | 0.1 CE
  • Giving Voice to Mothers Study; Women of Colors in the United States Speak Out About Disrespect and Inequity in Access to Birth Options | 9:45 am – 10:45 am | 0.1 CE
  • Table Talk Discussions | 9:45 am – 10:45 am | 0.1 CE
  • ES 405: DGH Forum | 9:45 am – 10:45 am | 0.1 CE
  • GENE: Genomic Explorations in the New Era | 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm | 0.1 CE
  • Maternal Vaccination Communications | 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm | 0.1 CE
  • Keeping Up With the American Midwifery Certification Board (AMCB): Don’t Miss the Latest Updates! | 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm | 0.1 CE
  • Mapping Integration of Midwives and Access to Physiologic Birth Across 50 States | 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm | 0.1 CE
  • Cholecystitis and Appendicitis in Pregnancy: Don’t miss it! | 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm | 0.1 CE
  • Poster Presentations | 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm | 1 CE
  • Games, Groups and Kahoots: A Tool Kit for Capturing Teachable Moments in Interprofessional Learning Teams | 4:45 pm – 5:45 pm | 0.1 CE
  • Developing the Leader Within | 4:45 pm – 5:45 pm | 0.1 CE
  • Building Trust in Relationships: The Power of Groups | 4:45 pm – 5:45 pm | 0.1 CE
  • Survivors, Not Broken: Caring For and Facilitating Empowerment for Patients Who Have Experienced Abuse or Trauma/Intrapartum Care for Survivors of Childhood Sexual Abuse (CSA) | 4:45 pm – 5:45 pm | 0.1 CE
  • The Maternal Reset Hypothesis: The Short- and Long-term Maternal Health Benefits Associated with Breastfeeding | 4:45 pm – 5:45 pm | 0.1 CE
  • Waterbirth and Neonatal Outcomes: An Integrative Review and Toolkit/Waterbirth Updates: An Expert Panel Discussion of Intrapartum Hydrotherapy Research, Practice and Politics | 4:45 pm – 5:45 pm | 0.1 CE

 

Thursday, May 25

  • Identifying Victims of Human Trafficking in the Clinical Setting | 8:00 am – 9:00 am | 0.1 CE
  • Growing the Midwifery Workforce: How We Can Educate More Midwives | 8:00 am – 9:00 am | 0.1 CE
  • Capturing Quality & Value: Using Data to Promote Midwifery Practice, Part 1 | 8:00 am – 9:00 am | 0.1 CE
  • The Fellows Talk 2017: Clinical Practice Outside the Box | 8:00 am – 9:00 am | 0.1 CE
  • Midwives for Peace & Justice: Creating a Social Action Agenda for Midwives/A Role for Midwives in Community Organizing for Reproductive Health & Justice | 8:00 am – 9:00 am | 0.1 CE
  • Capturing Quality & Value: Using Data to Promote Midwifery Practice, Part 2 | 10:30 am – 11:30 am | 0.1 CE
  • Zika Virus in the Americas: Responding to the Evolving Epidemic and Implications for Clinical Practice | 10:30 am – 11:30 am | 0.1 CE
  • Mindfulness-Based Childbirth and Parenting (MBCP): Decreasing Health Disparities and Increasing Resilience/Planning to Parent | 10:30 am – 11:30 am | 0.1 CE
  • Acute Fatty Liver of Pregnancy: The Great Imitator | 10:30 am – 11:30 am | 0.1 CE
  • Midwifery Entry-to-Practice Fellowships/New Graduate Orientation: Survival and Success in the First Year of Practice | 10:30 am – 11:30 am | 0.1 CE

Please note: Ed Sessions = 0.1 CE, Half-day Workshops = 3.5 CE, Full day Workshops =  6.5 CE, Table Talks = 0.1 CE (must attend 2 sessions), Posters = 0.1 CE (0.1 = 1 contact hour)