Teaching you to Teach Others Lamaze Childbirth Instructor Program

St. John xxiii Pastoral Center 100 Hodges Rd, Charleston

Research suggests that good labor support, even with mothers who have epidurals, reduces cesarean delivery rates. -- California Maternal Quality Care Collaborative MAY 14,15, & 16, 2018 22 NURSING CONTACT HOURS St. John xxiii Pastoral Center, Charleston, WV 8:00 am to 4:00 pm Register for this event   This seminar is sponsored by the West Virginia Perinatal Partnership Generously supported ... Read More

Certified Lactation Counselor Training

Canaan Valley Resort Davis

Register   (https://www.wvbfa.com/clc-training-details ) May 21-25, 2018 Canaan Valley Resort Davis, WV The course is intended for professional and volunteer health care workers, such as nurses, midwives, physicians, dietitians, nutritionists, WIC staff, breastfeeding peer counselors, mother-to-mother counselors, childbirth educators, doulas, speech and occupational therapists, child welfare workers, etc. While professional and personal experiences with breastfeeding are of benefit to learners, there ... Read More

45th Annual Newborn Day Conference

Friday - June 1, 2018 45th Annual Newborn Day Conference Auditorium Robert C. Byrd Health Sciences Center West Virginia University/Charleston Division Thursday, May 31, 2018 Pre-Conference Reception, Dinner, Guest Lecture Erma Byrd Gallery - The University of Charleston 6-7:30pm Click here to Register online Download the Brochure This annual seminar features lectures and panel discussions on a variety of neonatal ... Read More

Clinical Guidance for Treating Pregnant and Parenting Women With Opioid Use Disorder and Their Infants

Free CME Course Download the Flyer Do you provide care for pregnant and parenting women with opioid use disorder (OUD)? If so, this course is for you! June 9, 2018 8:00 am−4:30 pm Connelly Auditorium Dorrance H Hamilton Building 1001 Locust Street Philadelphia, PA 19107 This activity has been approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Event Description: This free ... Read More

Diagnostic Medical Sonography: Enhance Skills for Assessing Cervical Length

Bridge Valley Community College, South Charleston, WV South Charleston

Carolyn Hanson, RDMS (OB/GYN), RT Learn updated methods and protocols for measuring cervical length. Screening for shortened cervix is the newest recommendation for helping reduce preterm birth. Practice skills under the supervision of a certified instructor. Approved for 1 CME by the Society for Diagnostic Medical Sonograpy (SDMS) Cost: Free! Food included! THREE DATES AND LOCATIONS! JUNE 14, 2018 Raleigh ... Read More

Diagnostic Medical Sonography: Enhance Skills for Assessing Cervical Length

Center for Women’s Health 100 W. Main Street Buckhannon, WV 100 W. Main Street, Buckhannon

Carolyn Hanson, RDMS (OB/GYN), RT Learn updated methods and protocols for measuring cervical length. Screening for shortened cervix is the newest recommendation for helping reduce preterm birth. Practice skills under the supervision of a certified instructor. Approved for 1 CME by the Society for Diagnostic Medical Sonograpy (SDMS) Cost: Free! Food included! THREE DATES AND LOCATIONS! JUNE 14, 2018 Raleigh ... Read More

Caring for Pregnant and Parenting Women with Opioid Use Disorder

Embassy Suites Hotel Charleston

A FREE workshop! Click image to enlarge. Continuing education credits will be requested for multiple disciplines. Sept 6-7, 2018 Embassy Suites Hotel Charleston, WV Download the AGENDA (PDF) Who Should Attend? Maternity, pediatric, and family practice providers, including physicians, PAs, APNs, nurses, medical assistants; social workers; home visitors; other clinic and social support service providers; behavioral health providers; and court ... Read More

Free

Obstetrical Emergencies Simulation Team Training – South Charleston, WV

BridgeValley Community and Technical College South Charleston

Learn and practice the skills to implement a simulation training program in your facility. FREE! Where and When? May 28, 2019 10 am – 4 pm Bridge Valley Community and Technical College South Charleston, WV Presenters: Dr. Anne Banfield, OB/GYN & Dr. Kelly Cummings, MFM Only 8 team slots available, so register early! ---------------------- There are 2 other dates and ... Read More

Free

To learn more about perinatal outreach education opportunities, contact Shauna Lively, Perinatal Outreach Education Director, at (304) 516-1083 or shauna.lively@wvperinatal.org.