CALENDAR


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  • • Sept 14–17, American Association of Birth Centers, 22nd Annual Meeting, “Turning Point of a Revolution,” Crowne Plaza Hotel, Valley Forge, Pennsylvania. Contact AABC, phone: (215) 234-8068; www.birthcenters.org/annmtg.
  • • Sept 19-22, The Academy of Breastfeeding Medicine, 11th Annual International Meeting, The Conference Center Niagara Falls, Niagara Falls, New York, USA. Contact ABM, phone (914) 740-2115; www.bfmed.org.
  • • Oct 6–7, Breastfeeding and Children‘s Health: An International Scientific Symposium Munich, Germany. Day 1, English, Day 2, German. Contact Martina Kohlhuber, phone +49-89-31560-403; fax +49-89-31560-835; martina.kohlhuber@lgl.bayern.de; www.lgl.bayern.de (Veranstaltungen)
  • • Oct 25-29, Midwifery Today Conference, “Soaking Up Midwifery Knowledge,” Bad Wildbad, Germany. Contact Midwifery Today, phone (800) 743-0974 or (541) 344-7438; e-mail: conference@midwiferytoday.com; www.midwiferytoday.com.
  • • Dec 15, Maternal, Infant & Reproductive Health Research Unit (MIRU), Annual Pregnancy and Birth Conference, Marriott Toronto Eaton Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Contact MIRU, phone (416) 351-3773; email: miru@wchospital.ca; or www.utoronto.ca/miru.
  • • Jan 18-21, 2007, National Summit on Pregnant Women and State Control: Ensuring the Health and Humanity of Pregnant and Birthing Women, sponsored by National Advocates for Pregnant Women, Atlanta, Georgia. Contact NAPW, phone (212) 255-9252; www.advocatesforpregnantwomen.org.
  • • Training Seminars, Passion for Birth Childbirth Educator Training seminars accredited by Lamaze International. Various dates and locations. Contact phone (toll-free): 1-866-P4BIRTH; http://www.passionforbirth.com.
  • • Repeated Workshop, DONA-Approved Basic and Advanced Birth Doula Training Workshops, sponsored by Great Expectations Perinatal Services, Cleveland, Ohio. Various dates. Contact Sunday Tortelli, phone (440) 572-2574; e-mail: SunTdoula@aol.com; http://hometown.aol.com/suntdoula.
  • • Instructor Training in Prenatal and Postpartum Exercise, Elizabeth Noble, PT. Various dates and locations. Contact Elizabeth Noble, phone (508) 432-8040; e-mail: en@elizabethnoble.com; http://www.elizabethnoble.com.
  • • Repeated Certification Program,“Bodywork for the Childbearing Year.” Various dates and locations. Contact Kate Jordan Seminars, phone toll free (888) 287-6860 or (760) 436-0418; fax (760) 436-6998; e-mail: pregnancymassage@aol.com; http://www.KateJordanSeminars.com.
  • • Repeated Certification Program, UCLA Extension Lactation Educator and Lactation Consultant Training Programs. Various dates and locations. Contact UCLA Extension Health Sciences, phone (310) 825-8423; http://www.uclaextension.edu/healthsci.
  • • Repeated Workshops, The Center for Breastfeeding, Lactation Counselor Certificate Training Program (CLC). Various dates and locations. Contact The Center for Breastfeeding, 327 Quaker Meeting House Rd., E. Sandwich, MA 02537; phone (508) 888-8044; http://www.healthychildren.cc.
  • • Repeated Workshops, Center for Lactation Education. Contact BSC, 228 Park Lane, Chalfont, PA 18914; phone (215) 822-1281; fax (215) 997-7879; e-mail: info@bsccenter.org.
  • • Repeated Workshops, Childbirth Educator Workshop, International Childbirth Education Association. Various dates and locations. Contact ICEA CEW Registration, PO Box 20048, Minneapolis, MN 55420; fax (612) 854-8772.
  • • Repeated Workshops, How to Start a Birth Center, National Associations of Childbearing Centers. Various dates and locations. Contact NACC, 3123 Gottschall Rd., Perkiomenville, PA 18074-9604; phone (215) 234-8068; fax (215) 234-8829; http://www.birthcenters.org.
  • • Repeated Workshops, Childbirth Education Association of Seattle, Basic and Advanced Teacher Education Workshops for Childbirth Educators. Contact Cheri McMeins or Barbara Orcutt; phone (206) 789-0883; fax (206) 789-2712.
  • • Ongoing Enrollment, Women’s Primary Health Care Nurse Practitioner, Midwifery and Basic Colposcopy Education Programs. Education Programs Associates, Inc.; phone (408) 374-3720 or e-mail: recruitment@epa.org.
  • • Repeated Training Programs, Lactation consultant training, Lactation Education Resources, Fairfax, Virginia. Various dates and places. Contact Vergie Hughes, phone (703) 691-2069; fax (703) 691-3983; e-mail: vergieh@ix.netcom.com.
  • • Certification Program in Childbirth Education, Prepared Childbirth Educators, Inc. Various dates and locations. Contact PCE at (888) 344-9972; fax (215) 442-9975; http://www.childbirtheducation.org.
  • • Breastfeeding Counselor Certification for Nurses, Prepared Childbirth Educators, Inc. Various dates and locations. Contact PCE at (888) 344-9972; fax (215) 442-9975; http://www.childbirtheducation.org.
  • • Prenatal/postnatal Fitness Instructor Certification, Prepared Childbirth Educators, Inc. Various dates and locations. Contact PCE at (888) 344-9972; fax (215) 442-9975; http://www.childbirtheducation.org.
  • • Labor Support Specialist Certification for Nurses, Prepared Childbirth Educators, Inc. Various dates and locations. Contact PCE at (888) 344-9972; fax (215) 442-9975; http://www.childbirtheducation.org.

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