March 11-12, 2016
Marriott Vancouver Pinnacle Downtown, Vancouver, BC
This conference is hosted by Perinatal Services BC, an agency of the Provincial Health Services Authority. It is an opportunity for health care professionals interested in the care of pregnant and postpartum women and their newborns to be updated on new research and clinical best practices across the continuum of perinatal and newborn care. This conference will engage health care professionals from a wide range of disciplines in knowledge transfer and interprofessional collaboration in order to provide the best care possible and ensure healthy mothers and babies. The format will include plenaries, breakout sessions, poster sessions, and networking opportunities.
As a result of attending this conference, participants will be able to:
1. Review clinical best practices and new research acquired from researchers, experts, and fellow participants, which will inform the care of pregnant and postpartum women and newborns;
2. Reflect on five new developments across the continuum of care from conception to postpartum that will impact clinical practice;
3. Discuss current surveillance and system improvements in perinatal services that are relevant to improving maternal/fetal and newborn outcomes; and
4. Integrate knowledge learned by engaging in dialogue with other health care professionals from a range of disciplines.
between health disciplines and providers provide
such neat perspectives
and opportunities to
learn from each other."