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“Behaviour is an invisible cloak that you think nobody can see… Embroider your cloak with love, kindness, goodwill, integrity, truth and honour”

Paul
England’s first Chief Midwifery Officer was appointed earlier this year. The appointment marked a shift in maternity and midwifery care in the NHS both towards midwife-led care for women and towards midwives becoming an ever-more self-governing group.   In this presentation, Jennifer ‘Jenny the Midwife’ Clarke explains that a true......
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Factors that affect whether Women in Saudi Arabia attend Antenatal Care Clinic Appointments

Paul
Wdad Alanazy, PhD Student, Swansea University gives a presentation Exploring Maternal and Health Professional Attitudes to the Factors that affect whether Women in Saudi Arabia attend Antenatal Care Clinic Appointments at the Wales & South West Maternity & Midwifery Festival 2018. Our Maternity & Midwifery Festivals are free to attend,......
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WOMAN-SLAUGHTER: Life for African Mothers

Paul
Angela Gorman CEO, Life for African Mothers gives a presentation discussing “WOMAN-SLAUGHTER: Life for African Mothers” at the Wales & South West Maternity & Midwifery Festival 2018. Our Maternity & Midwifery Festivals are free to attend, regional professional development forums for healthcare practitioners wishing to update their skills and knowledge......
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Supporting women who haven’t been able to breastfeed

Paul
  Professor Amy Brown, Associate Professor of Public Health, Policy and Social Sciences at the University of Swansea gives a presentation discussing “How can we support mothers who wanted to breastfeed but were unable to meet their goals” at the Wales & South West Maternity & Midwifery Festival 2018. Our......