Conference 2019 | Midwifery Update

Seattle, WA US
May 7, 2019

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New Day. New Location! This conference provides an annual update on clinical issues in midwifery care. Join us for a day of lectures, discussions and case study analysis, networking and dialoguing with speakers.

Target Audience

Certified nurse midwives, licensed midwives, nurses, nurse practitioners, clinical nurse specialists and other interested healthcare professionals.

Objectives for Learning Outcomes

At the conclusion of this activity, participants will be better able to:

  1. List preventive strategies that optimize bone health in females at various stages in lifespan from infancy through advanced age.
  2. Discuss the challenges of definitively diagnosing intrapartum intrauterine infection, current diagnostic criteria, and when treatment may be indicated.
  3. Present data on community birth hospital transfers in WA, including numbers, reasons for transfer, type of hospital care provider (CNM or OB) and outcomes.
  4. Discuss risk factors for VTE in pregnancy and postpartum and screening protocols, as well as assessment and work up for possible VTE.
  5. Describe means to diagnose fetal occiput malpositions in labor and their relative accuracy.

Additional Information

Course summary
Maximum credit available: 
  • 7.30 Contact hours
  • 4.00 Pharmacology hours at the advanced practice level
Event starts: 
05/07/2019 - 8:00am
Event ends: 
05/07/2019 - 5:00pm

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UW Center for Urban Horticulture
3501 NE 41st Street
NHS Hall
Seattle, WA 98105
United States


This activity has been approved for total of 7.3 CEs and 4 Pharm Hours* by the American College of Nurse-Midwives (ACNM).  

Professional Credit

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*Pharmacology hours at the advanced practice level.

Available Credit

  • 7.30 Contact hours
  • 4.00 Pharmacology hours at the advanced practice level


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Provided By

UW School of Nursing

  •    Continuing Nursing Education
  •    Nurse-Midwifery Education Program

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