“Risk based induction of labor as a strategy to prevent stillbirth: Friend or Foe?”

“Risk based induction of labor as a strategy to prevent stillbirth: Friend or Foe?”

Hear Dr. Bob Silver, obstetrician and perinatal mortality expert at the University of Utah Health Sciences Center, United States, talk about the controversial topic of induction of labour as a strategy for reducing perinatal mortality at ISA2019 Madrid.  Other presentations in the PERINATAL MORTALITY PREVENTION STRATEGIES breakout session include: Still Aware: Role of parents’ groups/avocates in the prevention of stillbirth Claire Foord Advocate, Founder & CEO of Still Aware, Australia

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What is “dialectic proactivity” as an approach to healthcare when a baby is stillborn?

What is “dialectic proactivity” as an approach to healthcare when a baby is stillborn?

At ISA2019 Professor Ingela Rådestad, Sophiahemmet University, Sweden, will talk about the concept of “dialectic proactivity” and how health-care professionals play a central role when a baby is stillborn and how the degree to which the professionals promote the parents’ parenthood of their stillborn baby will have a major influence of the parents’ future life.   Other presentations in the PARENTS’ EXPERIENCES OF CARE breakout session include: What parents want from

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Hear Dr. Karina Romo talk about “Obstetric violence during reproductive loss and perinatal bereavement care” at ISA2019 Madrid

Hear Dr. Karina Romo talk about “Obstetric violence during reproductive loss and perinatal bereavement care” at ISA2019 Madrid

Obstetric violence, which manifests itself through acts and omissions that threaten women’s physical and psychological integrity, has scarcely been studied in the context of perinatal bereavement. At ISA2019 Dr. Karina Romo, Medical Anthropologist at the Innovia Foundation, Mexico, will address this topic based on three key themes: access to healthcare, evidence-based practice, and ‘bedside manners’.  Other presentations in the WOMAN-CENTERED BIRTH PLANNING AND MANAGEMENT breakout session include: Medical decision-making and sensitive

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ISA2019 Madrid awarded with 13 academic credits

The International Stillbirth Alliance Annual Conference on Perinatal Mortality and Bereavement Care, Madrid, Spain, 05/10/2019-06/10/2019, has been accredited by the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME®), an institution of the European Union of Medical Specialists (UEMS), www.uems.eu, for a maximum of 13 European CME credits (ECMEC®s)*, for both in-person and online attendance. Saturday 5th October: 7 credits Sunday 6th October: 6 credits Accreditation for attendees from the United States and Canada: Through

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Hurry! Early bird prices for ISA2019 close in just 2 weeks!

Hurry! Early bird prices for ISA2019 close in just 2 weeks!

Early bird prices for ISA2019 Madrid close on the 31st of May After receiving an astonishing 228 abstracts for this year’s conference we recommend you register as soon as possible at www.isa2019madrid.com. Don’t miss the opportunity to see the leading healthcare professionals, parent experts and researchers on perinatal bereavement care and mortality prevention such as Prof. Alexander Heazell, Dr. Jane Warland, Sue Steen, Dr Denise Côtè Arsenault, Dr. Francesc Figueras,

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Implementing guidelines for the care of parents after perinatal loss – Hear Dr. Cecilia Mota talk about Mexican National Institute of Perinatology

Implementing guidelines for the care of parents after perinatal loss – Hear Dr. Cecilia Mota talk about Mexican National Institute of Perinatology

Come to ISA20019 to hear Dr. Cecilia Mota, psychologist and researcher, talk on the implementation of care guidelines for parents after perinatal loss in the Mexican National Institute of Perinatology. Dr. Mota has nine years of experience conducting research on perinatal bereavement and pregnancy with severe fetal anomalies and is currently working on the construction of a structural model to explain perinatal grief. You can read more about Dr. Mota

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228 abstracts received, review decisions to be announced on the 15th of May

228 Abstracts submitted We’re delighted to announced that the final count of abstracts submitted is 228; many more than we expected, which shows that the interest in perinatal mortality and bereavement care is growing all the time. Abstracts came from 26 countries with over 600 authors involved. The top countries for submissions include Spain, Ireland, United States, United Kingdom, Australia and Italy. The top scientific theme areas, included: Causes and risk

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Implementing Ireland’s National Perinatal Bereavement Standards – Hear Dr. Keelin O’Donoghue at ISA2019 Madrid

Implementing Ireland’s National Perinatal Bereavement Standards – Hear Dr. Keelin O’Donoghue at ISA2019 Madrid

Hear Dr. Keelin O´Donoghue, Consultant Obstetrician/Gynaecologist and Senior Lecturer at Cork University Maternity Hospital and University College Cork talk about the development and implementation of Ireland’s National Standards for Bereavement Care Following Pregnancy Loss and Perinatal Death Dr. O´Donoghue heads the multi-disciplinary pregnancy loss research group at CUMH. She has published >110 peer-reviewed original papers and >280 published conference proceedings. You can read more about Dr. O´Donoghue on the Speakers

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