Northern Maternity and Midwifery Festival

29 June, 2021 | ONLINE
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We are looking forward to you joining us online on Tuesday 29 June for the live streamed festival, when we have a fantastic programme for you, covering a wide range of topics and Meet the Expert talks.


Live stream A will run below from 8:45am on the 29 June 2021.


Live stream B and C will run alongside them. To access streams B and C, click the pink 'JOIN EVENT' at the top of this page.

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Day Event
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Speakers
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Sponsors
25
Sessions
29 June, 2021 | ONLINE

Northern Maternity and Midwifery Festival

Sponsors

Speakers

 Sue Macdonald
Sue Macdonald
Midwifery Consultant; Co-editor, Mayes Midwifery Maternity and Midwifery Forum
Professor Amy Brown
Professor Amy Brown
Professor, Public Health, Policy and Social Sciences Swansea University
  Benash Nazmeen
Benash Nazmeen
Specialist Cultural Liaison Midwife Bolton NHS Foundation Trust
 Pete Wallroth
Pete Wallroth
CEO and Founder Mummy's Star
David Green
David Green
Nurse Consultant for Immunisations Public Health England
Miss Sanjana Santosh
Miss Sanjana Santosh
WHO-SEARO Research Fellow, Ramalingaswami Centre on Equity and Social Determinants of Health Public Health Foundation of India
Dr Bethan Collins
Dr Bethan Collins
Head of Occupational Therapy, School of Health and Society University of Salford
Guldane damla Kaya
Guldane damla Kaya
Midwife, MSc and PhD student University of Surrey
Dianne Garland
Dianne Garland
Midwifery Consultant, Director for Clinical Governance, Waterbirth International Waterbirth International & Author of Revisiting Waterbirth
Dr Sheena Byrom OBE
Dr Sheena Byrom OBE
All4Maternity Director
Anne Lomax
Anne Lomax
Former Senior Lecturer; Editor of the Examination of the Newborn University of Central Lancashire
Clare Boag
Clare Boag
Senior Midwifery Lecturer, Lead Midwife - Midwifery Expansion Project NE/NC Northumbria University
Ian Kemp
Ian Kemp
Midwife
Helen Seignior
Helen Seignior
Senior Lecturer in Midwifery & Midwife London South Bank University & University College Hospital
Emilie Wicks
Emilie Wicks
Midwife Birth Without Fear Method Ambassador UK
Michelle Beales-Shaw
Michelle Beales-Shaw
Named Midwife Safeguarding/Lead for Domestic Abuse and Harmful Practice Wirral University Teaching Hospital
Dr Fiona MacVane-Phipps
Dr Fiona MacVane-Phipps
Health Professional Education Specialist
Dr Jenny Hall
Dr Jenny Hall
Editor & Midwifery Consultant MATFLIX
Sam Perry
Sam Perry
Midwifery Student University of Southampton
Hannah Thompson
Hannah Thompson
Midwife Sheffield Maternity Cooperative
Dr Patricia Gillen
Dr Patricia Gillen
Head of Research and Development for Nurses, Midwives and AHPs, Southern Health and Social Care Trust/Reader Ulster University
Radha Wilson Jeffries
Radha Wilson Jeffries
Midwife and Emotional Health Coach Radha Wilson Jeffries

Agenda

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Stages
MAIN LIVE STREAM

08:00

09:00

10:00

11:00

12:00

13:00

14:00

15:00

16:00

17:00

GET READY: Meet our Festival Partners and Supporters

08:45 - 09:15

9:15 Chair’s welcome

09:15 - 09:30

COVID-19, breastfeeding and information

09:30 - 09:50
Professor Amy Brown Professor Amy Brown

Working towards cultural safety and allyship – an in-depth exploration

10:00 - 10:50
  Benash Nazmeen
Hannah Thompson

Questions from the online audience

10:50 - 11:15

11.15 – 11.30 INTERVAL

11:15 - 11:30

A1: Protecting pregnant women and infants against influenza and pertussis

11:30 - 12:00
David Green David Green

A2: Experiences of blind and partially sighted women: what midwives should know

12:00 - 12:30
Dr Bethan Collins  Dr Bethan Collins

12.30 - 13:30 LUNCH

12:30 - 13:30

A3: Examination of the newborn

13:30 - 14:00
Anne Lomax   Anne Lomax

A4: The significance of hearing a heart murmur at the newborn physical examination in relation to congenital heart disease

14:00 - 14:30
Helen Seignior Helen Seignior

14.30 - 14:45 INTERVAL

14:30 - 14:45

A5: Midwifery-led research into infant skin integrity from birth to 8 weeks: can baby-wipe formulation affect incidence of nappy rash?

14:45 - 15:15
Dr Fiona MacVane-Phipps Dr Fiona MacVane-Phipps

A6: Bullying in midwifery- its impact and how to respond

15:15 - 15:45
Dr Patricia Gillen Dr Patricia Gillen

15.45 - 16:00 INTERVAL

15:45 - 16:00

SPLASH or SLASH? Waterbirth and choice

16:00 - 16:30
Dianne Garland Dianne Garland

Closing comments

16:30 - 16:40

Your images and feedback from the day Send us your photos, comments and suggestions and we’ll share them on the big screen!

16:40 - 17:00
MEET THE EXPERTS

08:00

09:00

10:00

11:00

12:00

13:00

14:00

15:00

16:00

17:00

GET READY: Meet our Festival Partners and Supporters

08:45 - 09:15

MEET THE EXPERT FROM MUMMY'S STAR

11:15 - 11:30
 Pete Wallroth Pete Wallroth

MEET THE EXPERT - PUBLIC HEALTH ENGLAND - 'Pregnancy, planning a pregnancy, breastfeeding and vaccination against COVID'

12:30 - 12:45
David Green David Green

MEET THE EXPERT - THE PRACTISING MIDWIFE

14:30 - 14:45
Dr Sheena Byrom OBE Dr Sheena Byrom OBE

15.45 - 16:00 INTERVAL

15:45 - 16:00
SESSION B - LIVE STREAM

08:00

09:00

10:00

11:00

12:00

13:00

14:00

15:00

16:00

17:00

GET READY: Meet our Festival Partners and Supporters

08:45 - 09:15

11.15 – 11.30 INTERVAL

11:15 - 11:30

B1: Midwifery policy discourse in India: contextualizing midwifery care in the public health system using Health Policy System Research Framework

11:30 - 12:00
Miss Sanjana Santosh Miss Sanjana Santosh

B2: Holistic midwifery practices - a Turkish education perspective

12:00 - 12:30
Guldane damla Kaya Guldane damla Kaya

12.30 - 13:30 LUNCH

12:30 - 13:30

B3: The Midwifery Expansion Project North East and North Cumbria

13:30 - 14:00
Clare Boag Clare Boag

B4: How to lessen stress and fear before and during childbirth

14:00 - 14:30
Emilie Wicks Emilie Wicks

14.30 - 14:45 INTERVAL

14:30 - 14:45

B5: How the Maternity and Midwifery Forum supports midwives’ personal development

14:45 - 15:15
Dr Jenny Hall Dr Jenny Hall

B6: Anxious to awesome - the antidote to anxiety in midwifery and beyond

15:15 - 15:45
Radha Wilson Jeffries Radha Wilson Jeffries

15.45 - 16:00 INTERVAL

15:45 - 16:00
SESSION C - LIVE STREAM

08:00

09:00

10:00

11:00

12:00

13:00

14:00

15:00

16:00

17:00

GET READY: Meet our Festival Partners and Supporters

08:45 - 09:15

11.15 – 11.30 INTERVAL

11:15 - 11:30

12.30 - 13:30 LUNCH

12:30 - 13:30

C3: Partners at the birth by caesarean section under general anaesthetic

13:30 - 14:00
Ian Kemp Ian Kemp

C4: Always and Forever Boxes: helping to create memories and reducing trauma

14:00 - 14:30
Michelle Beales-Shaw Michelle Beales-Shaw

14.30 - 14:45 INTERVAL

14:30 - 14:45

C5: The birth of the Corona cohort: how the COVID-19 pandemic has affected new midwifery students and what we can learn from them

14:45 - 15:15
Sam Perry Sam Perry

15.45 - 16:00 INTERVAL

15:45 - 16:00

Partners

Mummy's Star
Mummy's Star
MATFLIX
MATFLIX
The Practising Midwife
The Practising Midwife
WaterWipes
WaterWipes
Public Health England
Public Health England