April 27, 2015
Submit your abstract and plan to attend
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.
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.
Who should attend?
This conference will be of interest to all those who are interested in care for pregnant women and their newborns. The interdisciplinary audience includes but is not limited to:
Submit an abstract online
Abstract submissions are now being accepted for breakout sessions and interactive poster presentations. Please refer to our abstract submission guidelines for more information.
The abstract must be submitted by online electronic submission. Deadline for abstract submission is July 17, 2015.
Book your stay at conference hotel
Marriott Vancouver Pinnacle Downtown
1128 W Hastings Street, Vancouver, BC, V6E 4R5
We are pleased to offer a group rate of $153 for single or double occupancy, plus applicable taxes. To reserve a room, please book online or call +1-604-684-1128. Let the hotel know that you are booking under the Healthy Mothers and Healthy Babies 2016 Conference room block to receive the reduced rate.
Stephanie Lai, Marketing Coordinator
UBC Interprofessional Continuing Education
Phone: +1.604.822.2801, Toll-Free (within Canada/US): +1.855.827.3112