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*CANCELLED* Hypertension in Pregnancy: AIM Patient Safety Bundle Kick-Off!

West Virginia Regional Technology Park 1740 Union Carbide Drive, South Charleston

kick off meeting has been cancelled.  A series of virtual meetings and webinars will be conducted in place of the fact to fact meeting.  Dates to be announced. Questions? Contact Melanie Riley at rileym@marshall.edu   WV Perinatal Partnership Hypertension Bundle Kick-Off, is generously supported by WV DHHR, the WV Higher Education Policy Commission and ACOG.

Webinar: The 4th Trimester

Online WV

The 4th Trimester: Inequity in Understanding, Reaching, and Supporting Maternal Health Presented by: Alison Stuebe, MD MSc FACOG FABM, UNC School of Medicine Obstetrics & Gynecology When: Friday February 12, 2021 12-1pm Objectives: Discuss the developmental and evolutionary rationale for the “4th Trimester” Review the prevalence of unmet maternal health needs Describe how structural racism and implicit bias contribute to ... Read More

Webinar: COVID-19 Vaccination for People who are Pregnant or Breastfeeding

Charleston

Webinar Recording and CE Available until November 29, 2021 https://wvruralhealth.org/event/webinar-covid-19-vaccination-for-people-who-are-pregnant-or-breastfeeding/ The West Virginia Perinatal Partnership and West Virginia Immunization Network are pleased to co-host this webinar for healthcare providers and public health professionals in West Virginia on COVID-19 vaccination for people who are pregnant or breastfeeding. Pregnant people with COVID-19 are more likely to be hospitalized, be admitted to the intensive care ... Read More

Lamaze Evidence-Based Labor Support

Davis Memorial Hospital WV

Labor and delivery nurses play an essential role in ensuring healthy, satisfying birth, and breastfeeding initiation. The Lamaze Evidence-Based Labor Support for Nurses Workshop educates labor and delivery nurses to create the bridge between knowledge and practice! One-day interactive, hands-on curriculum Appropriate for new and experienced nurses Evidence-based skills to support normal physiology of labor, birth and breastfeeding Enhances job ... Read More

WVPP – 2022 Spring Conference

Bridgeport Conference Center 300 Conference Center Way, Bridgeport

WV Perinatal Partnership’s Spring Conference Nurses, Social Workers, Care Coordinators, Home Visitors and Doulas This conference will provide an opportunity for nurses, social workers, care coordinators and home visitation team members to learn new information, review updates, and share ideas for better health outcomes for mothers and babies.  The program agenda will include discussion of respectful care at delivery, breastfeeding, ... Read More

$25.00

Postpartum Doula Workshop

Charleston

Ann Grauer, AdvCD/AdvPCD(DONA), BDT/PDT(DONA), LCCE, FACCE, IBCLC, RLC, has over 30-years of doula training experience. There are several options available for course dates and times. You can find those dates and more information at anngrauer.com/postpartum-doula-workshop Registration is complimentary courtesy of a Unicare grant to enhance maternity services by providing doula care for those women who choose to give birth in ... Read More

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Lamaze Childbirth Educator Seminar (20hrs)

St. John XXIII Pastoral Center 100 Hodges Rd, Charleston

West Virginia Perinatal Partnership Lamaze Childbirth Educator Seminar The purpose of the Lamaze Childbirth Educator Seminar is to enable learners to develop the knowledge and skills to plan, facilitate, and evaluate a childbirth education program. The requirements for becoming a Lamaze Certified Childbirth Educator (LCCE) include attending the seminar and completing the self-study program in the Lamaze Childbirth Educator Study ... Read More

“Ask the Expert” COVID-19 Vaccinations & Safety – Virtual Discussion

Charleston

Do you have questions about COVID-19 vaccinations and safety? Get them answered with us! WV FREE and the WV Perinatal Partnership are hosting an online “Ask the Expert” COVID-19 Vaccination Discussion on September 1st, at noon. We'll be having a virtual discussion on Zoom with Dr. Angela Cherry, Residency Program Director & Assistant Professor for the Rural Family Medicine Residency ... Read More

2022 West Virginia Perinatal Summit – Sponsors and Exhibitors

Stonewall Resort 940 Resort Drive, Roanoke

Sponsorships and exhibiting are great ways to support the mission of the WV Perinatal Partnership and WV ACOG Section Meeting while participants learn about your organization. We invite you to support our events and participate in the 2022 West Virginia Perinatal Summit on October 13-14 and the WV ACOG Meeting on October 14-15. You can find out about all of ... Read More

$500.00 – $10000.00

2022 West Virginia Perinatal Summit

Stonewall Resort 940 Resort Drive, Roanoke

Where professionals in perinatal care come together to share best practices, current trends and experiences in patient care! The Summit is designed to bring professionals from multiple disciplines together to discuss perinatal and child health issues. Sessions will include innovative research, best practices, collaborative and new strategies in perinatal health policy and education. After attending the Summit, participants will be ... Read More

$29.99 – $299.99