Turning the Tide: Balancing Birth Experience and Interventions for Best Outcomes

Turning the Tide: Balancing Birth Experience and Interventions for Best Outcomes | May 11 – 13, 2011
A Consensus Conference in Vancouver, B.C.

The goal of Turning the Tide: Balancing Birth Experience & Interventions for Best Outcomes was to provide an opportunity for maternity care providers, managers, researchers, students and other interested parties to engage in a discussion on labour and birth, examine current initiatives to normalize birth, and to participate in making recommendations on how to balance birth experience and interventions for best outcomes in B.C. The conference was interactive and dynamic, and was structured using the consensus development conference model. Our consensus statement is available here along with a discussion of the included recommendations.

The conference featured the following presentations by an incredible lineup of presenters. Click here to download the full program

View the Presentations from Wednesday May 11th, 2011:

View the Presentations from Thursday May 12, 2011:

View the Presentations from Friday, May 13, 2011:

 

Conference sponsored by: BC Women’s Hospital & Health Centre; Collaboration for Maternal and Newborn Health; Power to Push Campaign & Best Birth Clinic