CALENDAR


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  • • Dec 14, Pregnancy and Birth: Current Clinical Issues, sponsored by Maternal, Infant & Reproductive Health Research Unit (MIRU), Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Contact Judy Cardwell, phone: (416) 323-6501 mailbox #3781; e-mail: miru@wchospital.ca; or to view full program, visit www.utoronto.ca/miru.
  • • Mar 26–30, 2008, Midwifery Today Conference, “The Healing Touch of Midwifery and Birth,” Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA. Contact Midwifery Today; phone: (800) 743-0974 or (541) 344-7438; e-mail: conference@midwiferytoday.com; www.midwiferytoday.com.
  • • May 23–29, 2008, American College of Nurse-Midwives, ACNM 53rd Annual Meeting, Boston, Massachusetts, USA. Contact ACNM at www.midwife.org.
  • • June 1–5, 2008, International Confederation of Midwives, 28th ICM Triennial Congress, Glasgow, Scotland. Contact ICM Congress Secretariat, at info@midwives2008.org.
  • • June 21–25, 2008, AWHONN 2008 Convention, “Many Voices, One Mission,” Los Angeles, California, USA. Contact AWHONN, phone: (202) 261-2400; www.awhonn.org.
  • • June 30–July 3, 2008, International Nursing Research Conference, “Facing the Challenge of Health Care Systems in Transition,” Jerusalem, Israel. Contact Conference Secretariat, e-mail: conven4@diesenhaus.com or http://www.internationalnursingconference.org.
  • • Repeated Workshops, Open a Birth Center: How To Start a Birth Center Workshop. American Association of Birth Centers. Various dates and locations. Contact AABC, phone: (215) 234-8068; fax: (215) 234-8829; www.birthcenters.org.
  • • Training Seminars, Passion for Birth Childbirth Educator Training seminars accredited by Lamaze International. Various dates and locations. Contact Passion for Birth, 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, 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.
  • • 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, phone: (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, phone: (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, phone: (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, phone: (888) 344-9972; fax: (215) 442-9975; http://www.childbirtheducation.org.

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