Monday, October 06, 2008

Childbirth and Postpartum Professional Conference

When: 14 & 15 November 2008
Where: Scarborogh Civic Centre, Toronto, Canada
Theme: "Greening Birth – Environmental Impacts on Childbirth and Postpartum"

Pre-registration is required, and space is limited.

CAPPA Canada (Childbirth and Postpartum Professional Association of
Canada) invites all childbirth and postpartum professionals to join our annual
conference. Our focus for 2008 is environmental impacts and education as it relates to pregnancy, childbirth and postpartum experiences. Anyone working with expectant and new families will enhance their knowledge and the services they provide expectant and postpartum families.

Keynote Speakers and Topics:

-Teresa Pittman "What Newborn Babies know about Breastfeeding"

-Beth Anne Currie "Children's Vulnerability to Environmental Impacts";

-Brian Russell "Getting Dads Involved";

-Dr. Amy Robinson "Optimizing Pregnancy, Birth and Infancy - A hands-
on approach";

-Dr. Riina Bray and Nancy Bradshaw "Hidden Exposures: Environment,
Reproduction and Pregnancy";

-Dr. Barrett "Where do babies come from";

-Dr. Pam Angle "Epidural research".

-Marcie Macari "Transformational Intangibles: Embracing Mystery in

Pre-registration is required, and space is limited.
This Conference is offered free to CAPPA members. Non-members are
welcome and pay only $75.00, or join CAPPA and come to the conference
for Free!

More information and registration details at

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