Conference Schedule

SATURDAY SCHEDULE

8:00am Arrival and Welcome

8:30-9:30am General Session for all attendees

Childbearing in Our Social Context, with Penny Simkin

10:00-11:30am Breakout Sessions

1) The Art of Suturing, with Melan Francis

2) Breech Skills, with Mary Cooper

3) Peanut Ball Skills, with Heidi Duncan

4) Rebozo Skills, with Rebekah Porter

11:30-12:30pm General Session for all attendees

Addressing the Maternal Mortality Crisis, with Claudia Booker

-Catered Lunch by Califarmia, included in ticket price-

1:45-3:00pm Breakout Sessions

1) Barriers to Care for Women of Color, with Melan Francis

2) Bereavement Skills for Birth Professionals, with Jennifer Hicks

3) Pelvic Floor Care & Alignment, with Taylor Broggie

4) TBA!

3:15-4:30pm Breakout Sessions

1) When Survivors Give Birth, with Penny Simkin

2) Breastfeeding Support Skills, with Jane Kershaw

3) TBA!

4:45-6:00pm General Session for all attendees

HBAC & VBAC Support, with Mary Cooper

6:15-8:30pm Dinner, Discussion and Entertainment

SUNDAY SCHEDULE

8:30am Arrival and Breakfast Bar

9:00-10:15am General Session for all attendees

Maternity Care today: Have We Reached the Tipping Point, With Penny Simkin

10:35-11:50am Breakout Sessions

1) Normalizing Homebirth Transfers, with Heidi Duncan

2) Barriers to Care for Women of Color, with Melan Francis

3) Bereavement Skills for Birth Professionals, with Jennifer Hicks

4) TBA!

-Lunch Catered by Califarmia, included in ticket price-

1:15-2:30pm Breakout Sessions

1) The Art of Suturing, with Melan Francis

2) Breech Skills, with Mary Cooper

3) Peanut Ball Skills, with Heidi Duncan

4) Pelvic Floor Care & Alignment, with Taylor Broggie

5) Breastfeeding Support Skills, with Jane Kershaw

2:40-3:40pm General Session for all attendees

Topic TBA, with Claudia Booker

3:40-4:00pm Closing Remarks