2015 National Midwifery Week Activities, Events, and Media Coverage
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Oregon Affiliate of ACNM: Miles for Midwives Fun Run and Walk
Saturday, September 26, 2015
This event aims to bring together those that support quality healthcare for women, families, and communities! Participants will have the choice of completing a 1 mile fun run for families or a 5K run/walk for individuals and teams. Part of the proceeds collected for this race will go to support women and families served by the Nurse-Family Partnership (NFP). We are also hosting a diaper drive to benefit the families served by NFP. Please bring a pack of diapers of any size to the race and they will be distributed to NFP locations throughout the state.
New Jersey Affiliate of ACNM: Diamond Jubilee Gala
Saturday, October 3, 2015
New Jersey midwives will hold a Diamond Jubilee Gala at the Present Day Club, 72 Stockton Street, Princeton, NJ. A highlight of the event will be a presentation by Lorrie Kaplan, CEO of ACNM. Members of the New Jersey Affiliate of ACNM, along with their friends and supporters, will enjoy sparkling beverages in keeping with the “Diamond Jubilee” theme, along with live music, and a silent auction.
Frontier Nursing University 2015 Digital Summit
Sunday, October 4 - 10, 2015
Frontier Nursing University is hosting an exciting digital summit dedicated to nurse-midwifery. We hope you’ll join us! During Today’s Nurse-Midwives: Creating a Collaborative Community of Care, we will be exploring how a variety of healthcare providers working together can provide the highest quality team care. All sessions are free and easy to join.
Sunday, October 4, 2015, 3 - 5PM
Yale Midwives will host an open house for the Vidone Birth Center at Yale New Haven Hospital - Saint Raphael Campus 1450 Chapel Street, New Haven, CT. Come take a tour of their facilities and learn more about the unique birth experiences they are able to offer. Light refreshments will be served.