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‘Always Ask’ film aims to encourage pregnant women to voice concerns

An animated film, created by King’s Improvement Science, has been developed to encourage more pregnant women to overcome their fears about voicing their concerns in pregnancy and birth.

Are you returning to practice?

Have you recently returned to midwifery practice after taking a break?

Midwifery society spotlight: University of Bradford

The University of Bradford Midwifery Society was established in 2014 and during its first year, Kate Redmond-Mortimer, Gemma Sykes and Abbie Milnes drove the society forward, gaining awards from the RCM and Bradford University in recognition of  their hard work, inspiring study days and charity fundraising.

SRIP seeks abstracts for 37th annual conference

The Society for Reproductive and Infant Psychology (SRIP) is seeking abstract submissions for its 37th annual conference which will be held in York later this year.

Coventry University works towards full Baby Friendly accreditation

Coventry University is celebrating its first step towards Baby Friendly Initiative accreditation for its breastfeeding training offered on BSc midwifery courses.

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