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Chair’s Welcome

Sue Macdonald, Midwifery Consultant

The FGM Challenge

Lindsey Ahmet, Senior Lecturer, Middlesex University London

Developing Cultural Competence

Professor Irena Papadopoulos, Professor of Transcultural Health and Nursing, Middlesex University London

Healthy conversation skills to support lifestyle behaviour change: an introduction

Dr Wendy Lawrence, Associate Professor of Health Psychology and Dr Mary Barker, Associate Professor of Psychology, University of Southampton

NHS Ayrshire and Arran: Vulnerable Families Maternity Team

Elaine Moore, Clinical Midwifery Manager In-Patient/Outpatient Services, Ayrshire Maternity Unit

Early life nutrition - The importance of nutrition: before, during and after pregnancy

Annette Briley, Consultant Midwife, Research (PhD), Kings Health Partners

Nutrition in the first 1000 days and the impact on long term health

Maude Grant, Medical Communications Manager, Nestle Nutrition UK

24 hour labour line: Rethinking telephone support for women during early labour

Marie Nott, Midwifery Lecturer, Professional Practice in Health Sciences, University of Southampton and Olivia Lowe, Midwife, Hampshire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Another twinkle in the eye - contemplating another pregnancy after perinatal mental illness

Elaine Hanzak, Author, 'Eyes without sparkle: a journey through postnatal illness' and 'Another Twinkle in the Eye'

Bridging the digital gap in healthcare


The journey to calling the midwife

Richard Sargent, Programme & Project Delivery Director, Anoto Ltd

Closing remarks

Sue Macdonald, Midwifery Consultant

Interview with Middlesex University London