Learn breech. Safely.
We are excited to offer a vaginal breech workshop with David Hayes! The training package combines virtual lectures with a full day of hands-on simulation training.
This hybrid workshop includes:
Event schedule:Thursday, April 13: Breech workshopFriday, April 14: Additional advanced simulation training (optional)
Workshop cost:$400 for MDs$350 for midwives, nurses, and other childbirth professionals$300 for students and BIPOC birth workers
Breech Pro alum pricing:$200: full day workshop (for those with current Breech Pro enrollment)$250: full day workshop + Breech Pro renewal
In-person 2019 workshop alum discount: -$50
Advanced simulation training (4 hrs): +$150
David Hayes is an Ob/Gyn with an academic background and a passion for science and its proper application to clinical medicine. He has worked for Médecins Sans Frontières and trained in critical care obstetrics. Physiologic breech birth and supporting the training of breech birth attendants are particular interests of his.
Rixa Freeze has a PhD from the University of Iowa and is a researcher, professor, and mother of 4 young children. Her current research specialization is vaginal breech birth. She is the founder of Breech Without Borders, a nonprofit dedicated to breech training, education, and advocacy. She blogs at Stand and Deliver.
Hands-on practice using Sophie and Her Mum simulators
Breech birth video analysisClinical scenarios (with hands-on practice)
You may want to bring a packed lunch
Q&A and wrap-up
Optional additional simulation training for workshop attendees (max 8 people)
What is your cancellation policy? If you are called away to a birth or family emergency on the day of the simulations and cannot reschedule your workshop day, you will receive virtual access to the workshop (pre-recorded simulation sessions and 2 month's access to the activity station materials). Otherwise workshop tickets are nonrefundable.
What are your COVID-19 guidelines? Our Covid-19 mitigation plan is available here: breechwithoutborders.org/covid-19/
Do you offer CEUs? The workshop is currently approved for 18 contact hours with ACNM, with reciprocity with MEAC, DONA, & ICEA (16 CE for Breech Pro, 2 CEs for hands-on). We will be renewing our ACNM CEs in early 2023 and plan on expanding our CE hours to total 25 for the workshop training package.
Questions? Please contact us at [email protected] or visit breechwithoutborders.org.
Includes enrollment in Breech Pro
Includes a 1-year renewal of Breech Pro for those whose subscription has expired
For alums with a current Breech Pro enrollment
A Guide to Physiological Breech Birth (20% off the normal price of $100, ships beginning in early Nov 2022)
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