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Call for Abstracts--PSBC’s 2nd Biennial Conference: Healthy Mothers and Healthy Babies Advances in Clinical Practice and Research Across the Continuum

Deadline July 17, 2015

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.

March 11-12, 2016
Vancouver, British Columbia
Marriott Vancouver Pinnacle Downtown

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:

  • administrators and managers
  • allied health professionals
  • dietitians
  • doulas
  • lactation consultants
  • midwives
  • nurses and nurse practitioners
  • oral health professionals
  • parents
  • physicians
  • researchers
  • students and learners

Abstract submissions are still being accepted for breakout sessions and interactive poster presentations. Please refer to our Call for Abstracts (PDF) for guidelines:

The abstract must be submitted by online electronic submission: Deadline for abstract submission is July 17, 2015.