“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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Call for Abstracts – Deadline extended until April 21st

Call for Abstracts – Deadline extended until April 21st

ISA2019 Madrid Global Annual Conference on Perinatal Mortality and Bereavement Care CALL FOR ABSTRACTS – DEADLINE EXTENDED UNTIL APRIL 21st Oral presentations, Poster presentations and E-poster presentations. Abstracts will be accepted for Presentation of original empirical research: Quantitative research Qualitative research Mixed methods research Systematic reviews Clinical trials Theoretical proposals based on literature reviews or original research Other contributions to knowledge: personal/professional experiences in relation to the development or implementation

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Hear Prof. Alexander Heazell on the socio-economic impact of perinatal death at ISA2019 Madrid

Hear Prof. Alexander Heazell on the socio-economic impact of perinatal death at ISA2019 Madrid

Come to ISA2019 to hear Alexander Heazell, Professor of Obstetrics and Director of the Tommy’s Stillbirth Research Centre, University of Manchester, talk on the socio-economic impact of perinatal death, its effect on parents, healthcare professionals and society. Prof. Heazell has authored of more than 140 research articles on stillbirth mortality prevention and bereavement and is the Chair of the ScientIfic Committee for ISA2019. You can read more about Prof. Heazell on

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ISA2019 Madrid Registration Open for In-Person and Online Attendance

ISA2019 Madrid Registration Open for In-Person and Online Attendance

ISA’s 11th annual global conference on perinatal mortality and bereavement support takes place in Madrid October 4th to 6th and we are happy to announce that REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN AND ABSTRACTS ARE BEING ACCEPTED. Aside from in house attendance for the first time the conference can also be attended through Online dual language – Streaming, either live during during the conference or through recorded videos. The conference is bilingual,

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ISA2019 Madrid Call for Abstracts Open!

ISA2019 Madrid Call for Abstracts Open!

ISA2019 Madrid Global Annual Conference on Perinatal Mortality and Bereavement Care CALL FOR ABSTRACTS OPEN! Oral presentations, Poster presentations and E-poster presentations. Abstracts will be accepted for Presentation of original empirical research: Quantitative research Qualitative research Mixed methods research Systematic reviews Clinical trials Theoretical proposals based on literature reviews or original research Other contributions to knowledge: personal/professional experiences in relation to the development or implementation of projects, protocols or other

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